6th Annual Crab Run Half Marathon & 5K

Event Date

Sat, Apr 5, 2014


Cambridge, MD

About This Activity

The Crab Run Half Marathon duplicates the run course of the popular TriColumbia EagleMan triathlon race held each year in Cambridge. Many EagleMan participants run the Crab Run in preparation for the June triathlon.  Runners of all abilities enjoy the flat, fun and beautiful course.

The 5K course takes runners and walkers along the banks of the Choptank River and around the historic town of Cambridge.  To encourage HEATHLY LIVING families are encourage to participate and children 12 and under recieve a discounted registration fee!

Both distances begin and end at the Dorchester County Family YMCA.  Aid stations are provided for both events and a selection of healthy treats await finsihers.

2014 marks the 6th year the Dorchester County Family YMCA has organized the Crab Run as a fundraiser for their organization.  The Dorchester County Family YMCA is one of the area’s leading charitable 501(c)3 organizations. The Y's programs and services are open to all through their financial assistance programs made possible through the generosity of their members, donors and partners. The Crab Run is one of several special events that help the Y help others.

Join us this year for the Crab Run and enjoy friendly people and amazing scenery in a quaint town on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay.

Event schedule and times

Check-in at the Dorchester Family YMCA

  • Friday, April 4 5pm to 8pm
  • Saturday, April 5 6am until 15 minutes prior to the race

Start Times

  • Half Marathon - 7:30am
  • Relay Teams - 7:30am, relay teams must check-in no later than 7:00am for important information
  • 5K (Adult & Youth) - 8:00am


  • Dorchester Family YMCA - 201 Talbot Avenue, Cambridge, Maryland
  • 410.221.0505

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