What You Need to Know
Online Registration will close at 6:00pm on Thursday April 25th. Race Day Registration is available from 6:30 to 8:00 – Brunswick Parks & Rec Field House 220 Neptune St, Brunswick – Cash or Check only Please.
The option to include a Race Shirt with your Registration ended on 4/12/19. This is the date we submitted our shirt order.
1 Mile – $15 No Shirt $25 with Shirt
5K – $25 No Shirt $35 with Shirt
10K – $35 No Shirt $45with Shirt
Half Marathon – $45 No Shirt $55.00 with Shirt
141. Airport Challenge $50 No Shirt $60 with Shirt (1 Mile & Half Marathon)
Kids Fun Run – Still Free!
The 1 Mile starts at 7:45am. The 5K, 10k and Half Marathon start at 8:30am. There is no Half Marathon cut off time, walkers are welcome. Strollers MUST start & REMAIN in the back of the pack please. This is required for the safety of all participants. If you are spotted weaving among the runners – you will be pulled from the race and shown as a DQ. This is per our insurance requirements and for the Safety of all participants.
AIRPORT CHALLENGE – Sign Up for the Airport Challenge if you want to Run BOTH the 1 Mile Race and the Half Marathon. Please Note – there is no special Medal or Shirt for the Airport Challenge. It is simply a way you can run both races – which many runners have asked for. Airport Challenge Results are scored by combining your finish position of the 1 Mile Race and the Half Marathon race.
Those doing the Airport Challenge will run the 1 Mile at 7:45 then jump in line for the Half Marathon – which starts at 8:30 – Don’t get Chilled in between! Plan and Dress Accordingly……
A FREE kids’ Fun Run will start at 8:00 am (NEW TIME THIS YEAR) in front of the field house. (Once Again – A FREE “Top Gun” Kids Fun Run Cotton T Shirts to the first 100 registered kids).
Dogs – Sorry NO – Leave Fido at Home Please. This is an active airport, a loose dog on the runway would be a major safety concern.
Bandits (Runners with No Bibs) – will be asked to leave the event and barred from future races.
Shirts – Micro Smooth Technical Short Sleeve for 2019
Provided in Men & Women’s cuts
Race shirts will be available on Race Dayat packet pick up . You may choose to add a Race Shirt with your registration up to 4/12/19. We know how important the race shirt is! Runners should register on line up to April 25th and purchase their shirt no later than April 12th.
When you pick up your Bib, Chip & Shirt – you will be issued the shirt size you indicated when you purchased .
The 2019 Medal (Half Marathon – Airport Challengers -10k)
1 Miler & 5k Awards Ceremony @ 9:30
10k – Half Marathon & Airport Challenge Awards @ 11:00
Race Day Registration –Yes – You can sign up on Race Day from 6:30 to 8:25. We will close registration at 8:25 sharp . Please register in advance. There are entry transfers allowed on Race Day – Cash or Check Only Please. Traffic on to the Airport can back up despite plenty of parking – please leave a bit early if you are planning on registering Race Day. Carpool if possible. The race will start On Time!
Join the official Run the Raceways Facebook page! This is a great place to meet others, join discussions, find training groups, ask questions, etc.
Our Preferred Partner Hotel is the Best Western Brunswick – See the accommodations tab FMI.
Bib & Shirt Pick Up
Bib & Shirt pick-up will take place in the Brunswick Landing Field House (220 Neptune St) Runners will receive Chip timing by Back40 Timing . Bibs and Shirts will be picked up on race morning from 6:30 to 8:25 in the Brunswick Parks & Recreation Field House at 220 Neptune Dr.
Directions to the Parks & Rec Building – Enter Brunswick Landing on the Main Drag which is Admiral Fitch Ave – proceed to the end of Fitch Ave – Turn LEFT on Orion St – turn LEFT onto Neptune Dr. The Field House is the FIRST entrance on the LEFT.
After the Race
Food will be available in the Field House after the races for all participants. At this time we anticipate providing Bananas – Bagels, Peanut Butter, Oranges, & Cookies for race participants only please. We will again be offering Fresh Out Of The Oven Pizza! This year supplied by Rusty Lantern Markets. Cheese or Pepperoni and sorry – they don’t offer a gluten free crust – we asked.
Again for 2019 – Post Race Celebration at Flight Deck Brewing 10am -2 pm
For 2019 – all participants (21 and Over) can just “Show Your Bib”for one free beer at the Flight Deck Brewing which is located just a couple streets over (11 Atlantic Ave. Brunswick) from the finish line. Head on over after your run for an awesome craft brew and some snacks. Bring your cheering crew! They are located at 11 Atlantic Ave, Brunswick, ME. (On Brunswick Landing).
Awards – Sponsored by the Little Dog Coffee Shop – Brunswick
1 Mile Race: – Overall M & F – $20 Little Dog Gift Card in Mug , 2nd M&F $15 gift card , 3rd M&F $10 gift card
5k Race: 1st Male & 1st Female $20 Little Dog gift card in mug . 2nd M&F $15 gift card , 3rd M&F $10 gift card Top 3 Male and Female Finisher age groupers in the following age group: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 -79, 80+ Will receive Top finisher Mug
10k Race: 1st Male & 1st Female $20 Little Dog Gift Card in mug . 2nd M&F $15 gift card , 3rd M&F $10 gift card. Top 3 Male and Female Finisher age groupers in the following age group: 19 and under , 20-29, 30- 39, 40 – 49, 50 -59, 60 -69, 70 -79, 80+ Will receive Top finisher Mug
Half Marathon Race: 1st Male & 1st Female $20 Little Dog Gift Card in mug .2nd M&F $15 gift card , 3rd M&F $10 gift card. Top 3 Male and Female Finisher age groupers in the following age group: 19 and under , 20-29, 30-39, 40 -49, 50 -59, 60 -69, 70 – 79, 80+ Will receive Top finisher Mug
14.1 Airport Challengers: – 1st Male & 1st Female $20 Lil Dog Gift Card in Mug . 2nd M&F $15 gift card , 3rd M&F $10 gift card
The 1 Mile & 5k Awards ceremony will occur at 9:30 – The 10k, Half Marathon and Airport Challenge Awards Ceremony will occur at 11:00.
Can’t stick around? winners may pick up their awards at the Maine Running Fleet Feet Maine Running Company in Brunswick for 1 week after the event. Sorry – we cannot mail awards.