2012-12-14 / In the Know

Road Race Calendar

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

Sunday, Dec. 16

Portland Brewers 5K Holiday Dash, 11 a.m., East End Trail by Ocean Gateway, Portland. 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. 6

Scarborough Frozen 5K, 1 p.m., Scarborough High School. Benefits Scarborough High School track and cross country programs. To register, visit www.active.com/5k-race/scarboroghme/ copy-of-copy-scarborough-frozen-5k-2013.

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. Free pizza and drink specials for runners. FMI, email Tony Myatt at tonedog86@aol.com. To register, visit www.active.com.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Longfellow Frostbite 2.5K, 9 a.m., Lincoln Park, 340 Congress St., Portland. Out and back short race on Congress Street. Benefits Longfellow Chorus. FMI, email Charles Kaufmann at director@lon gfellowchorus.com. To register, visit www.active.com.

Sunday, March 3

Irish Road Rover 5K, 11 a.m., Brian Boru’s Pub, 57 Center St., Portland. Benefits Habitat for Humanity. FMI, email rover@maine. rr.com or visit irishroadrover.com. To register, visit www.active.com.

Sunday, March 17

Kerrymen Pub 5K, noon, 512 Main St., Saco. Benefits Mary’s Walk, Maine Cancer Foundation. FMI or to register, visit www.maryswalk.org/.

Saturday, March 30

Race2thePoint 5K, 11 a.m., Blue Point Primary School, 174 Pine Point Road, Scarborough. Benefits Scarborough Primary PTA. To register, visit www.active.com.

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