2012-11-23 / Sports Spotlight

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.

Saturday, Nov. 24

Presidential 5K, 10 a.m., Consoldiated School, 25 School St., Kennebunkport. Cash prize to first-place male and female. Hosted by Kennebunk Rotary Club. FMI, call Richard Evans at 467-3800. To register, visit www.active.com.

15th annual Burn off the Turkey 5K, 9 a.m., 75 South St., Gorham. FMI, call Gail Platts at Gorham Recreation, 222- 1630.

Sunday, Dec. 2

Jingle Bell Run 5K, 10 a.m., Freeport High School, 30 Holbrook St., Freeport. Fundraiser for Arthritis Foundation. To register or FMI, visit www.freeportjbr.kintera.org.

Sunday, Dec. 16

Portland Brewers 5K Holiday Dash, 11 a.m., East End Trail by Ocean Gateway, Portland. Event benefits Toys for Tots and Portland Trails. Awards, pints, buffet lunch afterward at Ri Ra Irish Pub, 72 Commercial St., Portland. FMI, call 775-2411. To register online, visit https://register. gorun.org/brewersholidaydash.

Monday, Dec. 31

Polar Bear 5K Run-Walk and Dip, 10 a.m. (run), 11:30 a.m. (dip), East End Beach, Portland. Hosted by Natural Resources Council of Maine. FMI or to register, visit http:// www.nrcm.org/dipdash.asp.

Tuesday, Jan. 1

Sammy the Seagull’s New Year’s Day 5K, 11 a.m., Clambake Restaurant, 358 Pine Point Road, Scarborough. Kids’ fun run, 10:30 a.m. FMI or to register, visit http:// running4free.com/RaceDetails.aspx?raceid=127.

Sunday, Jan. 20

Jimmy the Greeks Frozen 4-Miler, 12:30 p.m., Jimmy the Greeks Brick Oven Restaurant, 215 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach.com. To register, visit www.active.com.

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