Best of Competitor 2013 — Mid-Atlantic Region

Every year, we ask our online readers and social media followers from around the country to nominate their favorite races, specialty shops, clubs, charity programs, coaches, products and more. Competitor is pleased to announce the 2013 winners for each region.

MORE: Best of Competitor 2013 Winners!

Competitor’s printed magazine is distributed nationally via eight regional editions across the U.S. Check out this link to see where to find a copy in your region. The digital version is available free through or on iTunes.

Voting for the Best of Competitor 2014 will begin at on Sept. 1, 2014.

Best 5K/10K

Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Run
Gaithersburg, MD

Half Marathon
Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon
Virginia Beach, VA

Marine Corps Marathon
Arlington, VA

Trail Race
Backyard Burn Trail Running Series
Multiple events in Virginia

Destination Race
Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend
Orlando, FL

Women’s Race
Nike Women’s Half Marathon
Washington, DC

Race for Kids
Gingerbread Man Mile
Reston, VA

Running Club
Ashburn Area Running Club
Ashburn, VA

Running Store
Potomac River Running
(multiple locations)

Running Store Group Run
Fleet Feet Sports Gaithersburg
Gaithersburg, MD

Charity Training Group
Team in Training

Charity to Raise Funds For
Wounded Warrior Project

Running Celebrity
Ultramarathoner Michael Wardian from Arlington, VA

Luray Triathlon
Luray, VA

Cycling Event
Sea Gull Century
Salisbury, MD

Tough Mudder
(multiple events)

Race Swag
Baltimore Running Festival
Baltimore, MD

Race T-Shirt
SavageMan Triathlon Festival
Deep Creek Lake, MD

Outdoor Shop
(multiple locations)

Bike Shop
The Bike Lane
Reston and Springfield, VA

Triathlon Store
Arlington, VA

Triathlon Club
Team Z
Washington, DC area

Running Shoe
Brooks Adrenaline

Sports Massage
Fit Pro Massage
McLean, VA

Health Club
Lifetime Fitness
(multiple locations)

Fitness Studio
Fit Personal Training
Washington, DC

Spinning Class
Cycle Luv
Leesburg, VA

Yoga Class
Flow Yoga Center
Washington, DC

Personal Trainer
Michael Everts
Fit Personal Training, Washington, DC

Sports Rehab Center
Fast Track Physical Therapy
Falls Church, VA

Sports Medicine Doctor
Dr. Aleck Wong
United Wellness Center, Herndon, VA

Post-Race Restaurant
Ray’s Hell Burger
Arlington, VA

Sports Supplement Brand
Skratch Labs Hydration

Summer Resort
The Homestead
Hotsprings, VA

Winter Resort
Wintergreen Resort
Wintergreen, VA

Active Lifestyle Vehicle
Jeep Wrangler

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