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Best Of Competitor 2014 — Mid-Atlantic Region

Best Of Competitor 2014 — Mid-Atlantic Region

Congratulations to all of the Best of Competitor winners for each of our eight distribution regions!

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 2014 winners for the Mid-Atlantic region.

Run For The Parks 10K
Washington, DC

Best Half-Marathon
Loudoun Half Marathon
Ashburn, VA

Best Marathon
Philadelphia Marathon

Best Trail Race
EX2 Backyard Burn
(various locations)

Best Destination Race
Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon
Orlando, FL

Best Women’s Race
VHTRC Women’s Trail Half Marathon
Fairfax Station, VA

Best Race for Kids
Scranton Half Marathon Kids Fun Run
Scranton, PA

Best Running Club
Ashburn Area Running Club
Ashburn, VA

Best Running Shoe
Brooks Ravenna

Best Running Specialty Store
Potomac River Running Company

Best Running Shop Group Run
Potomac River Running Company
Ashburn, VA

Best Charity Running Program
Team in Training

Best Running Charity to Fundraise
Team Fisher House

Best Running Celebrity
Michael Wardian, ultrarunner/marathoner

Best Triathlon
Escape the Cape
Cape May, NJ

Best Cycling Event
Bike MS City to Shore Ride
Cherry Hill, NJ

Best Adventure/Mud/Obstacle Race
Spartan Race
(various locations)

Best Race Swag
Escape the Cape Triathlon
Cape May, NJ

Best Race T-Shirt
Escape the Cape Triathlon
Cape May, NJ

Best Outdoor Shop
REI
(various locations)

Best Bike Shop
Action Wheels Bike Shop
Depford, NJ

Best Triathlon Shop
Transition Triathlon
Leesburg, VA

Best Triathlon Club
Team Z
Washington, DC

Best Sports Massage
Fit Pro Massage
McClean, VA

Best Health Club
Lifetime Fitness
(various locations)

Best Spin Class
Megacycle
Shrewsbury, NJ

Best Yoga Class
Flow Yoga Center
Washington, DC

Best Personal Trainer
(tie) Jason Kilderry
Philadelphia
(tie) Brian Hamill
Washington, DC

Best Sports Rehab Center
Capitol Rehab
Arlington, VA

Best Sports Medicine Doctor
Dr. Aleck Wong
Herdon, VA

Best Sports Supplement
Muscle Milk

Best Post-Race Restaurant

Ray’s Hell Burger
Arlington, VA

Best Summer Resort
Cape May, NJ

Best Winter Resort
Montage Mountain
Scranton, PA

Best Active Lifestyle Vehicle
Jeep Wrangler