Matt Rand, 22, won the Peaks Island Road Race for the fourth time in five years, and Ireland native Eimear Black, also 22, smashed the women’s course record in the 27th edition of the 5-mile race. Rand, a former Cape Elizabeth and Peaks Island resident who now lives in Alexandria, Va., outsprinted Andrew Combs, 30, […]
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Will Geoghegan ended Jonny Wilson’s three-year reign and Erica Jesseman broke the women’s course record at the 33rd annual Pat’s Pizza Clam Festival Classic. Geoghegan, 22, of Brunswick finished the 5-mile race in 24 minutes, 29 seconds — 21 seconds ahead of Wilson, 26, of Falmouth. Chris Harmon, 26, of Falmouth was third in 25:41. […]
The 27th annual Peaks Island Road Race is scheduled for Saturday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m. Preregistration fee for the 5-mile race is just $17, and online registration will remain open through July 23. If you’re planning to purchase meals for the postrace lobster bake, please keep in mind that meals must be ordered by […]
Online registration is still open for the 33rd annual Pat’s Pizza Clam Festival Classic on Saturday, July 19. The entry fee is $25 for preregistration or $27 on race day. The first 700 entrants receive a tech shirt. Click here for more information. Also, many volunteers are still needed to help with registration, packet pickup […]
Louie Luchini, 33, of Ellsworth and Christine Irish, 39, of North Yarmouth paced a field of nearly 1,200 finishers at the sixth annual Portland Sea Dogs Father’s Day 5K. Luchini finished in 14 minutes, 55 seconds, beating Tully Wilson, 22, of Scarborough by eight seconds. The 2012 Father’s Day winner, Jonny Wilson, 26, of Falmouth, […]
Online registration is closed for the Portland Sea Dogs Father’s Day 5K, but you can still register during packet pickup at Fleet Feet Sports (formerly Maine Running Company) from noon to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, as well as on race day. Click here for more information. Also, volunteers are […]
Online registration is now open for the 34th annual Pat’s Pizza Clam Festival Classic on July 19 in Yarmouth. The first 700 entrants for the 5-mile race receive a tech shirt. Click here for more information.
Rob Gomez of Portland was the overall winner and Erica Jesseman of Scarborough repeated as champion of the women’s division at the 14th annual Portland Sea Dogs Mother’s Day 5K. Gomez, 30, paced a field of more than 2,400 finishers with a time of 15 minutes, 19 seconds. Runner-up Ben Rumery, 25, of Portland was […]
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Online registration for the 14th annual Portland Sea Dogs Mother’s Day 5K will close Thursday at 8 p.m. About 500 spots are still available for Maine’s largest 5K, so registration will almost certainly be available at packet pickup on Friday and Saturday, as well as on race day. Packet picket is open from noon to […]
Eight years after he won the Maine Marathon for the sixth time, 47-year-old Byrne Decker of Yarmouth showed that’s he still pretty fast over long distances, posting the quickest time by a Mainer at the 118th Boston Marathon. Decker covered the distance in 2 hours, 33 minutes, 36 seconds as he placed third in his […]