Breaker to Breaker 5K Old Orchard Bach

 

Breaker to Breaker 5K - Benefiting Partners for World Health 

Old Ochard Beach Pier, 2 Old Orchard Street, Old Orchard Beach 

The Breaker to Breaker is a 5K BEACH RUN or WALK.  Participants will begin the race at the Old Orchard Beach pier, run (or walk) down to Goose Fare Brook, turn around and finish back at the pier. The race will take place at low tide when the sand is compact and the surface is completely flat! 

All event information may be found here: Breaker to Breaker 5K  

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION & PACKET PICKUP

Saturday, August 11th - 10:00 am - 1:00pm     Fleet Feet,  309 Marginal Way, Portland  

Sunday, August 12th -  6:30am - 7:45am    Milliken Street Parking Lot, 76-98 Milliken Street, Old Orchard Beach

There are many GREAT PERKS to participants in this race:

-  the first 100 registrants receive a free t-shirt!

-  any athlete who raises over $200 will have his or her registration fee refunded! (Sign up under "Become a Fundraiser" during registration)

-  the venue is a beach!  (where the surface will be hard and flat!)

-  you can dive into the ocean when you finish!  (ahhh...)

-  Shipyard Beer will be providing coupons for 2 free beers!  

All profits from the race will benefit Partners for World Health, a non-profit 501 (c) 3 in Portland whose mission is to collect unused medical supplies from local medical facilities and distribute them to countries in need, effectively limiting the negative impact on the environment; to send local medical personnel on medical missions to developing countries; and to educate the local community about global health issues.

OTHER RACE INFO

Parking:

Milliken Street Parking Lot

76-98 Milliken Street

Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064

 The entrance to the beach is 1/4 mile from the parking lot. 

 

Water Stop: There will be a water stop at the turnaround.

 Awards: The awards ceremony will be held at 9:15 in the Milliken Street Parking Lot.

To see the 2017 coverage of this event by WMTW-Channel 8, click here: Breaker to Breaker 2017 

 

Date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 -
8:00am to 9:30am
Sport: 
Running / Trails & Hiking
City: 
Old Orchard Beach
Annual Event: 
Yes