2013-04-05 / Community News

Road Races

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

Saturday, April 6

UNE Foolish 5K, 10 a.m., Rotary Park, 1 Parkview Court, Biddeford. Benefits Cancer Center of Maine. To register, visit www.active.com.

Husky Dash 5K, 9:30 a.m., University of Southern Maine, 37 College Ave., Gorham. FMI, email abigail.herling@maine.edu.

Sunday, April 7

Luv2Run Portland 5K, 10 a.m., Back Cove Trail, corner of Baxter Boulevard and Preble Street, Portland. To register, visit www.3craceproductions.com.

Race Judicata 5K, 2 p.m., Baxter Blvd., Portland. Hosted by Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic. To register, visit www.running4free.com.

Sunday, April 14

84th annual Patriots Day 5-Miler, noon, 277 Cumberland Ave., Portland. Benefits Boys & Girls Clubs scholarship fund. FMI or to register, visit www.bgcmaine.org.

Saturday, April 20

Falmouth 4-Miler, 8:30 a.m., Falmouth Community Park, 18 Winn Road, Falmouth. Benefits Falmouth High School cross country boosters. To register, visit www.active.com.

Urban Runoff 5K, 9 a.m., Deering High School, 370 Stevens Ave., Portland. Benefits clean water education efforts. To register, visit www.urbanrunoff5k.com.

Chase Your Future at MCS 5K, 8:30 a.m., 248 Twombley Road, Sanford. Hosted by Margaret Chase Smith School. Kids’ fun run at 8 a.m. FMI, call Heidi Brennan at 459- 9812. To register, visit www.running4free.com.

Gorham Lions Club 5K and 10K, 9 a.m., Gorham Recreation Center, Ball Park Road, Gorham. Kids’ fun run at 8:30 a.m. FMI, call Norman Wedge at 839-6569. To register, visit www.running4free.com.

Sunday, April 21

Fed’s Fives, 9 a.m., Consolidated School, School Street, Kennebunkport. 5K and 5-mile races. Benefits Northern York County branch of YMCA of Southern Maine. Online registration at https://register. bazumedia.com/reg/form?eventID=3011.

Saturday, April 27

5K Fugitive Run, 10 a.m., Gorham Municipal Center, Ball Park Drive, Gorham. Hosted by Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office. FMI, call Donald Foss at 774-1444, ext. 2112. To register, visit www.running4free.com.

Kids and Clean Water 5K, 9 a.m., Curtis Lake Church, 38 Westview Drive, Sanford. FMI, call Marisa Stam at 324- 0652.

Sunday, April 28

5K Poker Run/Walk, 8:30 a.m., Bentley’s Campground, Arundel. Must be 18 or older. Benefits Veterans Career House in Biddeford and Saco. FMI or to register, call Shelley Pelletier at 885-0107 or Lucille Lank at 286-9549.

Memorial Middle School 5K, 10 a.m., South Portland High School, 637 Highland Ave., South Portland. Benefits Kaler Elementary School and Memorial Middle School health initiatives for students. FMI or to register, visit www.running4free.com.

Bagel Boogie 5K Run/Walk, 9 a.m., Back Cove, 70 Preble St., Portland. Proceeds benefit Levey Day School. Kids’ fun run, 10 a.m. FMI, call Brian Berkemeyer at 232-8394. To register, visit www.runinarace.com.

Maine Mall Run for Lyme Disease 5K, 9:30 a.m., Jimmy the Greeks of South Portland, 15 Philbrook Ave. FMI or to register, visit www.baystatevents.com.

Saturday, May 11

Maine Walks with Haiti and 4-Mile Run, 9:30 a.m., Preble Street Parking Lot, Portland. FMI, call 347-6733.

Sunday, May 12

Portland Sea Dogs Mothers Day 5K, 9:15 a.m., Hadlock Field, 271 Park Ave., Portland. FMI, call Geoff Iacuessa at 874-9300.

Maine Coast Marathon, 8 a.m., Kennebunk. Return of event held 1980 to 1986. Starting line at Kennebunk High School, finish at University of New England. FMI, call Charles Melton at 590-0165. To register, visit www.mainecoast262.com.

Saturday, May 18

5K Run for Homeless and Hungry, 9 a.m., Mother’s Beach, Beach Avenue, Kennebunk. FMI, call Joan Sylvester at 324-1137, ext. 105. To register, visit www.active.com.

Sunday, June 2

Kennebunk Beach Classic 5K, 9:30 a.m., Lower Village Kennebunk. Race benefits Senior Center at Lower Village. To register, visit www.runreg.com.

Saturday, June 22

Run for Cash Memorial 5K, 8:30 a.m., Old Orchard Beach High School, 40 E. Emerson Cummings Blvd., Old Orchard Beach. Kids’ fun run at 7:45 a.m. Walk at 8:45 a.m. FMI or to register, visit www.runforcash.org.

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