In The News

Hot off the press, explore our most recent Charm City Run press releases and media coverage.



December 2022Balega Ubuntu Award

September 2022 The Daily Record – 2022 Most Admired CEOs – Josh Levinson (Private company with 150-499 employees)

July 2022 Best Running Stores in America – Finalist

July 2021 Best Running Stores in America – Finalist

May 2020Best Running Stores in America – Finalist

December 2019Saucony – Run For Good Award

December 2019The Baltimore Sun – 2019 Top Workplace (Small Company)

December 2019The Baltimore Sun Top Leadership Award – Josh Levinson (Small Company)

May 2019Best Running Stores in America – Top 4 Running Store

September 2018Entrepreneur Top Company Cultures of 2018 (#50 Small Companies)




December 2022Charm City Run Receives the Balega Ubuntu Award at The Running Event 2022

May 2022Charm City Run Celebrates National Running Day (June 1) with 5th Annual Run Your Town 24-Hour Challenge Sponsored by Brooks

April 2022Charm City Run Will Open Seventh Store, Expands to Montgomery County

August 2021Charm City Run Honors Heroism, Commitment, and Sacrifice in its last annual Run to Remember 5K & 11K on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

April 2020Charm City Run and OS1st partner to support John Hopkin’s essential staff OS1st medical-grade compression sleeves

May 4, 2018 Free Training Offered to All Participating in the Mercy Baltimore Women’s Classic 5K

May 3, 2018 Charm City Run to Host 24 Hour Race to Benefit Addiction Recovery in Anne Arundel County

May 11, 2017 – New Route for the 2017 Charles Street 12 Will End at Under Armour’s South Baltimore Headquarters




May 30, 2023 – WJZ 13 News Baltimore – Charm City Run on Female Runners Staying Safe this Summer

April 13, 2023WJZ 13 News BaltimoreSun’s out runs out: Baltimore runners ready to hit the streets as spring blooms

March 22, 2023WJZ 13 News BaltimoreThe Under Armour Sole of the City 10K presented by Kelly Benefits is Coming Next Month

February 24, 2023WJZ 13 CBS News BaltimoreWill Murdoch from Charm City Run Talks About the Shamrock 5K

November/December 2022SportStyleShop Talk: Running Specialty Retailers Lean into Successful Strategies from B.C. (Before COVID)

November 15, 2022Running InsightThe Running Spirit: Charm City Run Celebrates its Top 100 Customers

October 20, 2022CanvasRebelMeet Josh Levinson

September 2022The Daily Record 2022 Most Admired CEOs – Josh Levinson (Private company with 150-499 employees)

September 19, 2022Running Industry Association RIA Snapshots in Action: Charm City Run

September 1, 2022WJZ 13 CBS News BaltimoreWill Murdoch of Charm City Run tells us about some big events coming up

July 21, 2022Cape GazetteCharm City Run opens first Del. store in Rehoboth Beach

June 21, 2022Running InsightA Run With Kiera Smalls, Executive Director, Running Industry Diversity Coalition (RIDC)

June 21, 2022CBS BaltimoreBaltimore Women’s Classic 5K Is This Sunday

June 11, 2022Fox 5 Washington DCImportance of proper running shoes

May 26, 2022WMAR Channel 2Dog-friendly culture spreading through Baltimore businesses

April 5, 2022Fox45Sole of the City 10K

March 31, 2022WJZ 13 CBS News BaltimorePreviewing the 2022 Sole of the City 10k with Will Murdoch

March 13, 2022WMAR Channel 2Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade held along with Shamrock 5K Sunday afternoon

March 11, 2022WJZ 13St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock 5K Returns to Raise Money for Good Cause

March 9, 2022WMAR Channel 2Under Armour Kelly Benefits Shamrock 5K Run Returns In-person

January 7, 2022Voyage BaltimoreExploring Life & Business with Josh Levinson

September 13, 2021Baltimore Fishbowl Baltimore commemorates 20th anniversary of 9/11 with final Run to Remember

September 11, 2021WJZ 13 – Mercy Run to Remember Honoring Loved Ones Lost In Line Of Duty

September 10, 2021WMAR Channel 2 Charm City Run Hosts Final 9/11 Run to Remember Race on Saturday

September 6, 2021WBAL-TV 11Charm City Run Prepares for its 9/11 20th Anniversary Run

September 2, 2021Women’s RunningIn September, Runners Have a Lot to Honor: 5 Charity Runs to Sign Up for Today

September 2, 2021WJZ 13Coffee With: Charm City Run

September 1, 2021Fox45 – Charm City Run to host 20th and final 9/11 Run to Remember

September 1, 2021 – Baltimore Magazine – The Events List: September 2021

November 17, 2020The Baltimore SunWhy I am thankful for the city of Baltimore | COMMENTARY

October 7th, 2020The Baltimore Sun9 things to do in Maryland to get into the fall spirit while staying safe from the coronavirus

July 1, 2020Running Insight Magazine The 2020 Best Running Stores

July 1, 2020The Baltimore SunHoward County shops offer home and personal items for warm weather

May 28, 2020The Washington PostSome gym junkies are seeing the benefit of exercising in the great outdoors

May 27, 2020 – WJZ 13 Reopening Maryland: Curbside Retail Now Open In Baltimore As Mayor Lifts More Coronavirus Restrictions

May 15th, 2020The Baltimore SunSome Maryland retailers will soon reopen as coronavirus restrictions lift. Here’s how they’re preparing.

May 13, 2020 – The Baltimore Sun – Maryland Gov. Hogan lifts stay-at-home order, allows limited retail to resume

May 12, 2020WBALTV-11Running community adapts to exercise, fitness during coronavirus pandemic

May 2020Running InsightRunning On: Part II

May 1, 2020RetailWireHas COVID-19 made the ‘shop local’ message more real for consumers?

Janaury 11, 2019 – The Capital Gazette Charm City Run Annapolis Anti-Resolution Donut Mile

December 22, 2019 – Running Insight – Saucony Run For Good Award

December 6, 2019 – Baltimore MagazineFestive Holiday Events to Check Off Your Winter Bucket List

December 5, 2019The Baltimore SunSmall Business Leader: Josh Levinson, Charm City Run

November 29, 2019The Baltimore SunShop local on Small Business Saturday in downtown Bel Air and Havre de Grace

November 25, 2019citybizlistSeasonal Pop-Up Stores to Expand Holiday Shopping Options at The Shops at Kenilworth

November 19, 2019Our Community NowThe Run-Around: Intro to Trail Running with Charm City Run on Dec. 1

October 23, 2019WJZ 13 CBS BaltimoreCoffee With: Rock Your Socks 5-K

October 1, 2019WMAR BaltimoreNew gear, grant presented to the SEED School of Maryland

September 13, 2019 PatchSpecial Race Designed For Kids Coming Up in Annapolis Sept. 29

September 3, 2019Our Community NowKid-Friendly Events in MD: Get Your Kids Running With These 7 Fall Races

August 6, 2019 – Our Community Now – The Run-Around: Test Out Some Running Shoes at the ‘Game of Foams’ Event

July 31, 2019Baltimore MagazineHow to Find The Right Athletic Shoe For You

February 19, 2019Our Community NowThe Run-Around: 3 Local Races To Add To Your Spring Training

January 17, 2019Capital GazetteOpportunities Abound for Half Marathon Training

January 1, 2019Our Community NowThe Run Around: 4 Easy Fitness Resolutions if You’re in the Annapolis Area

December 6, 20182 ABC WMAR BaltimoreA Fight for the Finish Line: Kids battling illness awarded running medals

November 11, 2018 – Local DMV.comA dozen women take personal safety into their own hands with self-defense seminar

July 19, 2018 – WMAR-TV – Good Morning from Charm City Run Annapolis!

July 4, 2018 WBALTV11Runners Gather in Annapolis to raise money for shooting victims’ families

June 17, 2018 – – The Monday Round-Up: Hauschildt Continues Her Winning Ways

June 11, 2018The Aegis – Harford Highlighters hoop team heading to Seattle for USA Games

December 4, 2017The Scout Guide, Baltimore & AnnapolisFor Him: TSG Cool Classics Gift Guide

November 2017 – Baltimore Magazine – Holiday Gift Guide 2017

November 21, 2017 The Baltimore Sun – Towson businesses tout shopping ‘small’ this weekend

November 20, 2017 – FASTZach – Explore Baltimore with FASTZach

September 8, 2017(Cool) ProgenyWhere to Play: Baltimore Family Fun This Weekend, September 8-10, 2017

July 26, 2017 – The Baltimore Sun Brands turn to loyal customers to serve as their ambassadors

July 26, 2017 – Baltimore Magazine – Up and Running: Charm City Run opens its eighth location in Fells Point

March 17, 2017 Women’s Running  Runner Tragically Hit By Car 351 Days Into Run Streak

March 10, 2017Carroll County Times – Scholarship to honor woman who died in blizzard

January 3, 2017 Bel Air PatchCharm City Run of Bel Air Named Running Store of the Year

December 1, 2016Competitor.comCharm City Run Named Running Store of the Year

November 29, 2016 Saucony BlogCharm City Run; Run Big, Shop Small

September 14, 2015 Sweaty Mess MamaI’ve Missed You Guys!

August 27, 2015 Breathe Deeply and SmileWhat’s Up Charm City?: Beginner’s Guide to Baltimore City Running

September 4, 2013 Fits Simple – Charm City Run 20 Miler

November 29, 2011 bmoremedia.comSprinting Toward Success