21st Annual Close to the Coast 5k & 10k
The race will be held on Saturday June 17, 2016 at 9:00 am, At Winslow Memorial Park at the end of Staples Point Road in Freeport. All events rain or shine. Both the 5k and the 10k begin at the entrance of Winslow Park and the course is run on quiet roads and the forest trails along the ocean in the beautiful Park, also home of the Lobsterman Triathlon. Both online and mail-in applications are $20.00. T-shirts are guranteed through June 2, 2016. Online registration ends June 16th at 11:00 am.
Packet Pick-up/Same day registration opens at 7:15 am and is $25.00 with a possible t-shirt while supplies last.
Same day packet pick-up and registration will be located in the covered picnic area next to the main bathrooms at the Park and will open at 7:15 am.
PRIZES: We pride ourselves on our unique Race Prizes, PIES from Orchard Hill Farm! The top 2 finishers overall and in each race category (both 5k & 10k male and female) receive a pie! What better way to enjoy your pie then with your friends and family at a post race barbeque!
ALL race proceeds support the Freeport Rotary Club Educational Scholarship Program. For the past 21 years the Freeport Rotary Club has given over $160,000 in scholarships. Please help us continue this great cause.
For children, there is a 1K Kids Fun Run will begin at 10:00 am, all children participating in the race receive a prize provided by Wilbur's of Maine. Yum! No registration required for the fun run.
Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up location: Details to come later.
Post Race BBQ & Party with Live Bands: Directly after the race racers and their families are encouraged to stay for the after race party with Free food from Buck's Naked BBQ in Freeport, Free Adult Beverage Tent sponsored by Grittys in Freeport, Moon Bouncy house for kids, and a live Bands.
$25.00Nov 23 - Jun 16
- June 17 7:15 AM EDT - Same Day Registration and Check-in Opens
- June 17 9:00 AM EDT - Race Start
- June 17 10:00 AM EDT - Kids 1k Fun Run
- June 17 10:00 AM EDT - BBQ & Beer Tent Open
- June 17 10:30 AM EDT - Race Awards
- Jimmy Hendricks
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