This is a fast, flat course that goes around Druid Lake in the heart of Baltimore. The map is slightly off (we used our best estimation to show you the closest image of the course).
The course has been USATF approved for a 5k distance.
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Think you could dominate this course and set the fastest time? See below for the course records and which races they were set in…
We offer a commemorative plaque for anyone who breaks the fastest men’s or women’s course time.
Men's Course Records 1. Arthur Leathers (M) Taneytown MD 17:13 Freedom 5k (2016) 2. James Heilman (M) Lutherville MD 17:16 Freedom 5k (2014) 3. Rich Wilson (M) Baltimore MD 17:35 Freedom 5k (2016) 4. David Ringword (M) Baltimore MD 17:37 Health Care for the Homeless 5k (2014) 5. Mark Eagles (M) Ellicott City MD 17:48 Freedom 5k (2016)
Women's Course Records 1. Mary Christopher (F) San Francisco CA 21:02 Freedom 5k (2014) 2. Erin Langille (F) Mt Airy MD 21:48 Freedom 5k (2014) 3. Allie Anderson (F) Rossville GA 21:49 Freedom 5k (2016) 4. Megan Fish (F) Lutherville MD 22:16 Freedom 5k (2014) 5. Kayla McGhee (F) Sperrville VA 22:22 Freedom 5k (2016)