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Run the Second Annual Crusher Run at America's Historic Texas Quarry!
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Events

5K Run (Timed)

$65 Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Family Fun Run (Untimed)

$65 Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT
This category is for ASA athletes and wingman only.

ASA 5K

$65 Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Place

Martin Marietta - Texas Quarry
430 W. Padonia Rd
Lutherville Timonium, MD US 21093

Description

Join us for the second Crusher Run 5K at Martin Marietta's Texas Quarry, located in Cockeysville, MD!

Martin Marietta's Texas Quarry is proud to host The Crusher Run 5K in conjunction with Maryland Transportation Builders and Materials Association and Gray & Son, Inc. for it's second year! This event will be held on the top loop of the Texas Quarry in Cockeysville, MD. This event is designed for all levels from beginners to advanced runners. Enjoy a unique race that allows you to run along the perimeter of a working rock quarry! 

RACE LIMIT: 500 combined - 5K (timed) and Family Fun Run (untimed) participants.
(This is a strict safety cut-off. We hope to open to more in future years) 

Start: We will have TWO separate starting times: 
09:00am - 5K Start (timed)
09:05am - Family Fun Run Start (untimed)

Timing: The timed 5K will be professionally chip timed using disposable bib tags on the back of the race bibs! Bibs must be worn on the front of your shirt and be visible at all times. Results will be provided by Racine Timing and will be available LIVE! We will provide a web link to results that you can share with you and your family and friends so they can follow your race on their web devices.

Event Rules/Safety: Runners must obey all race official instructions. Runner must follow the course as indicated by signage, cones, and course officials. No deviation will be allowed before, during, or after the race. Bibs must be worn on the front of your body at all times.  

No bicycles or pets allowed during this race due to restricted spacing. 

What do I get with my registration?

- Soft cotton/poly blend race t-shirt
- Custom Race Bib
- Finisher Medal (Timed Race Participants Only)
- Food Truck Vouchers
- Custom First Place award for qualifying participants
- A unique race that goes on the top side of a working limestone quarry (quarry is not operational on race day)
- Fun family experience

POST RACE CELEBRATIONS:
- Food Trucks
- Rock Painting Tables
- Face Painting
- Raffle Competition
- Jar of Stone Counting Competition
- Vendor/Sponsor Booths
- History/Overlook location...
… more post race activities to come!

PRICING

Price includes custom race t-shirt, custom race bib for chipped participants, finisher medal for chipped participants, provided stone for rock painting, and food truck vouchers.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION:  January 1 - March 30: $60/person

REGULAR REGISTRATION:  March 31 - April 30: $65/person

LATE REGISTRATION:  May 1 - June 1: $75/person 

RACE DAY REGISTRATION: $80/person

Families of 3 or more receive $10.00 off per registrant!

CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 5 - FREE!

PLEASE VISIT THE DONATE PAGE FOR DONATION/SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES!

DONATION/CHARITY BENEFACTORS

CONSTRUCTION ANGELS

Construction Angels is an approved IRS 501-(c)(3) Non-Profit Public Charity. Construction Angels aids families in need of financial assistance when a construction employee has lost his/her life in an on-the-job accident. Many times when a household suffers a loss, there is little to no short-term funds available to the family to accommodate those left behind. CA's main objective is to help families pick up the pieces. Their charity's services are designed to provide an integrated approach to support quality of life for family members whose household suffered the misfortune of loss. 

BALTIMORE HUNGER PROJECT

Baltimore Hunger Project is dedicated to eliminating the growing problem of weekend childhood hunger by feeding bodies and minds. We are bridging the gap between Friday and Monday by consistently providing weekend food packages to children identified as food insecure, in a compassionate and dignified manner. We raise awareness about the effects of hunger by establishing partnerships with community members, other organizations, and decision makers.

 

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 

 

7:30am – Parking opens at 430 W. Padonia Rd. (Gray & Son Headquarters)
8:00am – Race Day Check-in/Registration Opens
9:00am – 5K Race Start (timed)
9:05am – Family Fun Run Start  (untimed)            
Awards Ceremony immediately following and post race celebrations
The awards are generally around 10:00am following the last
Family Fun Run Participant crossing the finish line. 

 

EVENT WILL BE HELD RAIN OR SHINE! 

COURSE INFORMATION

Description: The 5K competitive and Family Fun Run are on gently rolling asphalt roads with a very small portion of the race on gravel surface around the quarry. This race does not venture into the quarry itself but along the outer edge allowing for breathtaking views down into the quarry itself while on the route.

Timing: This event will be professionally chip timed by Racine Timing! 

Course Map:

5K Run & Family Friendly 5K - This course is rated moderate and is gently rolling. It will go down in elevation on an asphalt road to then come out on gravel in the stockpile yards to then return coming back up in elevation to return to the finish line. 

AWARDS

 

Immediately following the completion of the BOTH competitive and family fun run race there will be an awards ceremony for the 5K (timed) run.

Awards include top overall male and female and 1st place Age Group winners for the 5K (timed). Age groups are as follows: 12 and Under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

 

All participants will receive:
Race Day T-shirt and Custom Bib.

All TIMED participants will receive: 
Race Day T-shirt, Custom Bib, and Finisher Medal

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Race Contact Info

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PARKING INFORMATION

Race Day Parking: On race day, please drive to 430 W. Padonia Rd, Timonium, MD 21093 address. You can park in the Gray & Son Headquarter parking lot. You will then see signage guiding you to walk to registration/packet pickup. 

Overflow Parking: On race day, please begin checking into parking at 430 W. Padonia Rd.. If this parking is full, an attendant will ask you to go to the overflow parking. Please proceed to 10000 Beaver Dam Rd., Cockeysville, MD 21030 address. This is the other side of the Texas Quarry with another parking lot. There will be a shuttle bus service to take you from the overflow parking to the event entrance. 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

The Crusher Run is looking for volunteers to assist in all facets of the 5K/Fun Run at the Texas Quarry. 
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PASSWORD: CrusherRun24

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Please click THIS LINK and use the above password when signing up to volunteer. 

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