Info for Runners

Race Start

Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.
The Shops at Kenilworth
800 Kenilworth Drive, Towson, Md. 21204

Packet Pick Up

Information coming soon!

If you wish for someone else to pick up your packet for you, they must present a written note of permission from you.


There is limited parking at the start at Kenilworth. Friends and family members may drop off runners at the start.

Buses will begin running from Power Plant Live!, on Market Place, at 5:30 am. The last bus will leave downtown Baltimore promptly at 6:45 am. Bus transportation can be added while space remains.


Hotel Information near Power Plant Live!

Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, 700 Aliceanna Street, (410) 385-3000

Renaissance Baltimore Harbor Place, 202 E. Pratt Street, (410) 547-1200

Fairfield Inn & Suites, 101 President Street, (410) 837-990

Hotel Information near The Shops at Kenilworth

Sheraton Baltimore North, 903 Dulaney Valley Road, (410)321-7400

Towson University Marriott Conference Hotel, 10 W. Burke Avenue, (410)324-8100


Under Armour gender-specific premiums. Images coming soon!


Baltimore Pace Makers

Pace groups are based on the finishing times:
1 hour 35 minutes (7:55 mile)
1 hour 40 minutes (8:20 mile)
1 hour 45 minutes (8:45 mile)
1 hour 50 minutes (9:10 mile)
1 hour 55 minutes (9:35 mile)
2 hours (10:00 mile)
2 hour 05 minutes (10:25 mile)
2 hour 10 minutes (10:50 mile)
2 hour 20 minutes (11:40 mile)
2 hour 30 minutes (12.50 mile)

Bag Check

We will have a bag check at The Shops at Kenilworth (start line). The bags will be transported to the finish line at Power Plant Live! (finish line).

Power Plant Live! for Post Race Festivities

The Power Plant Live! is sponsoring the post-race party. Enjoy a complimentary beer (for those 21 and older), a box lunch and live music provided by Here’s to the Night.  The Power Plant Live! restaurants will also be offering food and drink specials for race participants and their families.

Say Cheese!

ChessiePhoto the official Race Photography for the Charles Street 12 will have many photographers on the course taking your action shots After the race all photos will be available by your searching on your BIB number so please wear it on your front. We hope you; yell, scream, Ho-Raa or just smile when you see us in our bright yellow vest. Show us your enthusiasm for this great new race!


Awards will be given to the top three overall males and females, top male and female masters, and the top three males and females in the following age groups: 11 and under; 12-15; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 and over.



Questions and additional information: Email Charm City Run race director Kelly Dees at