10th Annual BUG RUN 5K RUN/WALK
“A Harbor Fest Tradition”
Scenic, fairly flat course that includes a few gentle hills, shaded neighborhoods, a stretch along the water front, and the Armistice Foot Bridge across the Passagassawaukeag River; one water stop.
Everyone is welcome to join from those looking to run a personal best to families wanting to share a healthy run/walk. Top female and male runners receive 20 lbs of live lobsters (“bugs”). Pancake breakfast to follow compliments of Harbor Fest.
When: Saturday, August 17, 2019, 8:30 a.m. start
Where: Parking lot at Union Street and Miller Street, Belfast, Maine
Race-day registration and Packet pick-up: Race day between 07:30-08:15 a.m.
Fee: $20 through August 14; $25 race day; $20 for active duty military; registration includes blueberry pancake breakfast compliments of the Belfast Harbor Fest; performance t-shirts are guaranteed for all runners who register by August 2; after that date, t-shirts are available while supplies last.
Awards: Overall female and male receive 20 lbs of live lobsters (“bugs”); then top M & F in each of 9 age groups (pre-teen thru 80+)
Registration info: www.belfastrotary.org or www.belfastharborfest.com
Contact: Ed Varney, 207-338-3763, firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is the fourth of six events in the RunBelfast 2019 race series held in Belfast, Maine (more at https://www.runbelfast.org/). You can register for each one individually or can sign up for all six at one reduced price! The series includes: Pendleton 5K + 5M on the Rail Trail – June 1; Paces for PAWS 5K and 1 Mile Family Walk – Jun 22; Rotary Kilted Canter 5K – Jul 20; Rotary Bug Run 5K – August 17; YMCA Pancake Triple Stack 1 Mile Kids’ Run, 5K, and 10K – Sep 15; Rollie’s Run for Kids 5K – October 5.
The RunBelfast Series is grateful for sponsorship from:
Damariscotta Bank & Trust and Journey to Health (MaineHealth).