Angela Lewis, of Parkville, Maryland, raises her hands in celebration as she crosses the 5K finish line. (Photo: Carl Schmidt/Federal Hill Photography)

Cheers rang through Baltimore on Saturday as Baltimore Running Festival participants pounded the pavement in their pursuit of the finish line.

Mount Airy resident Robert Creese, 29, won the marathon with a time of 2 hours, 26 minutes, and 45 seconds.

Julia Roman-Duval, 40, of Columbia, topped the women’s category and came in 15th place overall with a time of 2 hours, 46 minutes, and 48 seconds.

Racers also participated in the half marathon, 10K, and 5K.

Take a look at some scenes from Saturday’s festivities in this photo gallery by Carl Schmidt of Federal Hill Photography.

Editor’s note: Congratulations to Baltimore Fishbowl reporter Latrice Hill, who completed the 5K race with a time of 39 minutes and 42 seconds!

Marcus Dieterle is the managing editor of Baltimore Fishbowl. He returned to Baltimore in 2020 after working as the deputy editor of the Cecil Whig newspaper in Elkton, Md. He can be reached at