Chesapeake City Canal Race 5k

9th Annual Chesapeake City Canal Race 5k

June 24, 2017 – Saturday

Chesapeake City, MD

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We ask all participants and guest to bring a non-perishable food item for The Chesapeake City Ecumenical Associations Food Pantry.

Race Time

7:00am- Registration opens
8:00am- Race start

Entry Info

Register online – click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon)

Register by mail – entry form (Canal Race 5k, c/o Town of Chesapeake City, 108 Bohemia Ave. Chesapeake City, MD 21915). Make checks payable to Town of Chesapeake City.

Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (Until the Thursday before the race at noon) / $30 after and day of event

Ages 11 & under- $12


Schaefer’s Restaurant parking lot at Bank Street

Race parking: Chesapeake City Volunteer Fire Company parking lot at Lock Street


Chesapeake City’s Recycling Program – our recycling program which we have been awarded the Top Recycling Town the past six (6) years.


Town of Chesapeake City
Belle Connell’s Emporium
Alexander Historic Auctions
Canal Lock
Atlantic Broad Band
Brantwood Service Ctr.
Susanna & Edward Lee, Resident
international Computer Asso.
Chesapeake Inn
Ship watch Inn La Casta Pasta
Tap Room
Digital Office Solutions
Susanna & Edward Lee — Resident
Planet Fitness of Elkton
Village Gym of Middletown
Junk Bee Gone
The Real McCoy Dairy Cream & BBQ
Family Medical Care Asso.
Carpenters Auto
Marys Palette
Judge Keith Baynes
My Jewelry Place
Chesapeake Hair Studio
Bennett’s Liquors
Bayard House
Bohemia Cafe
Blue Max Inn Bed & Breakfast
Juice Plus
New Leaf
Eagle Erectors Inc.
International Computer Asso.
Chesapeake Inn
Casta Pasta
PNC Bank of Chesapeake City
Chesapeake District Civic Asso.
Chesapeake Hair Studio
Schaefers Restaurant & Canal Bar
Brantwood Services
The Chesapeake City Ecumenical Association
Cecil Whig
Cecil Guardian
Yeager Law Offices
Flo Craig — Resident
The Real McCoy Cream
Bennett’s Liquors
Brantwood Discount Liquors & Country Deli
Sunset Cruises
Broken Spoke Vineyard Winery
Carpenters Auto
Harry L. Adams Inc.
Cecil Whig
Walmarts of Elkton
Chesapeake City Neighborhood Asso.
Cecil Guardian
Eagle Erectors – Al Klerlein
Buttonwood Beach
City Pharmacy of Elkton
Vulcans Rest Fibers
FAM&M Insurance
Flo Craig, Resident
Canal Creamery
Schaefers Restaurant & Canal Bar
Sentman Distribtors
KCI Technologies Inc.
Country Clean
DelMarva Power
Law Offices of Thomas N. Yeager
Universal Mortgage Finance
Dann Marine Towing.
Pretzel Factory of Elkton
PNC Bank of Chesapeake City
Independent Herbalife Dist. Valerie Walls
Brantwood Liquors & Country Store
Porch Shop
Envy & Ro
Neil Watercolorist
The Old Gray Mare
Toys from the Attic
FAMA&M Insurance
Independent Herbal Life Distributor – Valerie Walls
Ship Watch Inn
Belle Connell’s Emporium
Pretzel Factory of Elkton
Tap Room
Chesapeake City Neighborhood Asso.
Harry L Adams Inc.
Delmarva Power
Dann Marine Towing
Digital Office Solutions
Olympia Sports of Elkton
Planet Fitness of Elkton
The Village Gym of Middletown
VFW 7687 of Chesapeake City
Alexander Historic Auctions
Prime 225 Restaurant
Susanna & Edward Lee – Resident
Sentman Distributors Inc.
Judge Keith Baynes
Atlantic Broadband


Course map

NOTICE: No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable. Please reference our policies page for more details.


-Chesapeake City Commemorative Shirt (Pre-register by June 16th to receive a commemorative shirt!)
-Food – Rivits from Pretzel Factory, Fruit supplied from Schaefers Canal House & bost race refreshments


-Overall male and female winners
-Awards for top male/female masters
-Awards for top 3 male/female in age groups 11 & under, 12-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over
-Awards for top 3 male/female walkers


NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag chip timing system


Click HERE for race results. They will be posted online during the race and complete results will be posted once the race is complete.

2016 Results


Photos will be posted on Races2Run Facebook page after the event.


For more information, contact Frank Vari at 410-885-2161.

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