Flat, fast roads along Atlantic Avenue. 5K will turn around near Weekapaug Bridge; 5 Mile course continues along the ocean through Weekapaug before returning to Atlantic Avenue.
The race starts with a cross country feel - line up in the grass and race to hit the bike path before the crowd. A short incline up the hill, then flat for the first mile. Another small incline then a nice descent towards the water, past stone walls, rolling farms and quaint homes. Take a turn through scenic Touisset Point before heading back the way you came, finishing on the bike path near the Warren Little League field.
START TIME: 3:00pm EDT
END TIME: 6:00pm EDT
PRICE: $35.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee
REGISTRATION: Registration ends May 11, 2017 at 6:00pm EDT
Enjoy the excitement of running before a pre-assembled cheering crowd in anticipation of the Annual Gaspee Days Parade! Over 1,500 runners each year flock to participate in this exciting event along the Parkway’s famed red, white, and blue road stripe. Challenge yourself to place a record among our top runners and win a prize or just do it for the fun – either way, you are supporting one of the area’s favorite community events, as all proceeds support funding the annual Gaspee Days Parade.
Date: Sunday, September 17, 2017.
5K Start: 11:00 a.m.
Youth Races start at: 9:30 a.m.
Start Location: Rhode Island Statehouse, Francis Street, Providence, Rhode Island.
T-shirts for all entrants.
Note: For safety reasons, please follow these safety rules. No pets allowed. Baby strollers are allowed for walkers only. Walkers must line up at the back for the start of the 5k.
We are excited to announce the fifth annual Ocean Road 10k benefiting the Narragansett Historical Society. Scheduled for October 1, 2017, the course starts at the Point Judith Lighthouse and travels 6.2 scenic, coastal miles north on Ocean Road under the Towers and finish in the north parking lot of Town Beach.
VOTED "BEST 10K" IN THE NORTHEAST:
We're thrilled to announce that the Ocean Road 10k was voted as the "Best 5k/10k" and "Best Race T-Shirt" in the Northeast by Competitor Magazine.
The Newport Marathon is proud to partner with local charitable organizations to help raise money and awareness. Gray Matter Marketing will donate upwards of $50,000 to these local organizations and we encourage all runners to join our Crowdrise.com page to create even more impact for these worthy non-profit partners.
VOTED "BEST OF 2016"
We're thrilled to announce that the Newport Marathon was voted as the "Best Half Marathon" and "Best Race Swag" in the Northeast by Competitor Magazine
Run with the editors of Runner’s World magazine, through beautiful Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – just miles away from our Emmaus headquarters. We have a race for runners of all levels, including a kids run.
The racecourses will feature Bethlehem’s historic neighborhoods, including some of the town’s original 1741 settlement, Moravian College, and the former Bethlehem Steel complex—where the backbone of the nation was literally forged.
Sunday, October 22, 2017, 10:00am start time
The race start and finish take place across the street from Aqua Blue Hotel, which is located at 1 Beach St., Narragansett, Rhode Island 02882. (click for map)
Race-day registration and packet pickup are held in the Aqua Blue Hotel banquet room.
RACE DAY REGISTRATION:
8:00am – 9:30 am at Aqua Blue Hotel banquet room (use the rear entrance to the hotel).
LONG SLEEVE TECHNICAL SHIRTS
To first 500 registrants.
First/second/third place male and female: cash prize. 1st overall = $200, 2nd overall = $100, 3rd overall = $75.
New course record (M/F): $100
Top three male/female in the following age categories: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. No duplicates
Team competition; sign up day of race; scores calculated by participants' finishing times (top three times determine the team score). Teams must have at least three runners, and awards will be given to the top team in three categories: male, female, and mixed.
USAFT-certified Half Marathon (13.1 mile) course. Flat, fast, out to Point Judith Lighthouse and back, finishing near the starting area.