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Winter (Governor’s Challenge) is coming
- In its 38th year, the Governor’s Challenge basketball tournament is coming back to Wicomico County December 26-29th, 2018. The Governor’s Challenge was once a friendly basketball competition between Maryland and Delaware, with Gov. Martin O’Malley wagering a Maryland Smith Island Cake to Gov. Jack Markell’s Delaware Peach Pie. It all began when Wicomico High School […]
America’s oldest ultra-marathon is back this weekend in Maryland
- The 56th Annual JFK 50 Mile is back on Saturday, November 17th in Washington County, but the meaning behind this is so much more than a race. Originally created in the spring of 1963, the JFK 50 Mile event in Washington County, MD was just one of many races held nationwide due to President John […]
Get out your brooms this weekend, quidditch is coming to Howard County!
- Make sure you stop watching the Harry Potter Marathon from your couch and get outside to see some live quidditch action at Troy Park in Howard County this weekend for the US Quidditch Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships! The US Quidditch Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships are bringing in 25+ collegiate and adult teams to Elkridge this weekend. Admission […]
2018 Star World Championship comes to Talbot County
- With over 85 years of sailing experience in a pristine area that has 600+ miles of tidal shoreline, it makes sense that Talbot County’s Tred Avon Yacht Club is hosting the 2018 Star World Championship this October.  The International Star Class is home of the premier one-design racing keel boat in the world and has […]
Mid-Atlantic’s only IRONMAN returns to Cambridge
- Record number of countries represented in 2018 IRONMAN Maryland. *Press release c/o Amanda Fernstermaker & Visit Dorchester. CONTACT:  Amanda Fenstermaker 410-228-1000 Amanda@visitdorchester.org September 5, 2018 (Cambridge, MD) — Dorchester County will once again roll out the red carpet for 2,000 endurance athletes participating in the 5th Annual IRONMAN Maryland on September 29. Representing 59 countries […]
It’s almost time to run the Chuck 12 in #MyBmore
- Whether you’re a tourist, a local or even just a runner, the Charles Street 12 Miler is one of the best ways to explore and celebrate Baltimore’s history on foot. This year, Charles Street 12 Mile’s race benefits the March of Dimes. The March of Dime’s mission is to reduce birth defects, prematurity and infant […]
Daniel Romanchuk, “teach kids they can before someone tells them they can’t”
- Since he was two years old, Daniel Romanchuk has been actively participating in programs at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, a Disabled Sports USA chapter in Baltimore, Maryland. Born with spina bifida, a relatively common birth defect that affects the spinal cord, he started playing sports with the Bennett Blazers, the adaptive sports program at Kennedy […]
10-Mile Tipoff set to bring the community together
- For immediate release, from Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism via Vanessa Junkin.  10-Mile Tipoff set to bring the community together College doubleheader will raise funds for Wicomico Youth Basketball League scholarships SALISBURY, Md. – The athletic departments at the Lower Shore’s two premier universities have teamed with Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism for an […]
Welcome to TEAM Maryland, Dorchester County!
- Known as the “Heart of the Chesapeake,” Dorchester County offers thousands of miles of shoreline, amazing local seafood stops, a rich and nationally known wildlife refuge and of course, home of IRONMAN Maryland and other triathlons. Home of IRONMAN Maryland, Dorchester County has more shoreline than any other county in the state. From the Chesapeake […]
Diamond in the Rough Triathlon Returns to Perryville
- Midway between Baltimore and Philadelphia, this race is staged out of the beautiful Perryville Community Park in Cecil County, which is truly a hidden gem; a diamond in the rough. Nestled on forested bluffs overlooking the top of the Chesapeake Bay this park makes for the epicenter of a great race. The swim takes place in the […]

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