Welcome to Run for Roses!

Run for Roses is a special 5K race for women only and part of the Maryland Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) Women’s Distance Festival (WDF) Grand Prix Series. It also celebrates the achievements of the Beginning Women Runners Program participants as many of them participate in their first 5K.
RfR StartAll finishers receive long-stem roses and certificates. Awards are presented to the top three overall finishers, first master, first two in each age group (15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45- 49 , 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-80 and 81+)  and the first three mother-daughter teams.  No duplicate individual awards. Enjoy plentiful refreshments, random awards, and free performance assessments post-race while you relax in beautiful surroundings.