3rd Annual Long Sands 5K Race, Walk & Kids Fun Run – is October 8, 2016
Oct. 8th, 2016 – Thank you to all of the runners, walkers, families for supporting today. The results are now up! Click below:
Options include: a 5KM Running Race, 5KM Walk or 2KM Kids Fun Run…. ALL ON THE BEACH!!! Totally unique, fun and for a great cause!
Online Registration is now: closed
Proceeds from our fundraising event will help fund our non-profit educational youth, middle school and community cross-country (nordic) ski programs and help us continue to provide local ski grooming in the Greater York Region.
Day-of Race Registration: AT REGISTRATION SITE. $35 PER ENTRY ALL CATEGORIES (NO T-SHIRT FOR “DAY-OF” REGISTRATION). LIMITED Qty of Long-Sleeve T-Shirts available for purchase – day of race!
FINAL RACE INFORMATION EMAIL WILL BE SENT OUT WEEK PRIOR TO EVENT TO ALL REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS.
Packet/Race Number Pick-up Location and Time:
Morning of Oct. 8th, 2016. 7:30-8:30 am (time subject to change)
ON LONG SANDS BEACH near the Bathhouse.
Race Start Times: The 5KM RACE starts at 9:30 am. Kids Fun run and Walk to follow!
Start & Finish: Near the Long Sands Bathhouse, Long Sands Beach, York, Maine.
Parking: It is recommended that Participants Park at the Registration Site – along Long Sands Beach – you may park on the right-hand side of the road. Parking is free.
Race Map: Race/Walk & 2K Kids Fun Run Map can be found here.
5K Race Awards will be given to the Top Male & Female Runners. Also, given to the top three male and female runner for the following age catagories: under 10, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79.
PREVIOUS YEAR’s RESULTS:
2015 Race Results
2014 Race Results
Race will happen rain or shine. October weather is variable so please dress appropriately. Packing a dry change of clothes or dry layers for after the race to leave near the finish area is recommended. Race Director/s and volunteers are NOT responsible for your personal belongings.
In the event of forecasted thunderstorms, hail, lightning or unforseen weather event deemed by the Race Director as dangerous for the participants – the event/s will be cancelled and participants notified by email. NO REFUNDS will be given.
Agamenticus Ski Club was founded in 2011 and is an IRS Non-Profit 501(c) (3) tax exempt organization and a Maine domestic non-profit corporation organized under Title 13-B: Maine Non-Profit Corporations Act of the Maine Statutes.
Agamenticus Ski Club is a community-based ski club committed to meeting the needs of a wide range of skiers – including youth, junior, senior and master skiers. Our mission is to support and build a strong community through educational programs to promote health, fitness and fun through skiing.
The goal of Agamenticus Ski Club is to develop a broad range of programs, events and training opportunities to support recreational skiers and racers throughout the Greater York Region.
Agamenticus Ski Club is a registered New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) club: which provides club members with additional affiliated opportunities and discounts. Please click on membership above to learn more or to join the club.
More information about our programming can be found on: http://agamenticusski.org
Thank you to all who participated and donated in our first ever Virtual Fundraiser – Summit to Sea August 2020 Challenge. Below are top mileage finishers of each category! We successfully raised over $500. Stay tuned…. we hope to organize another virtual event in late fall to further raise funds to help us purchase used ski equipment for the 2020/2021 season.
Gift certificates to be mailed out week of Sept. 7th to top mileage finishers.
Margaret Chamberlain – 21.5, 3 hours 6 mins
No top male
Wheels – Bike/Rollerski
Gerry Runte – 77.7 miles, 5 hours 28 mins
No top female
Mt. Agamenticus to Sea Distance
Lew Chamberlain – 150 miles, 17 hours,25 mins
No top female
Multisport – Run, Bike, Rollerski, Walk or Paddle
Sean Creagan – 358 miles, 1 day, 1 hour and 41 mins.
Laura Creagan – 357 miles, 1 day, 6 hours and 27 mins.
Top Jr. Athlete
Elise Creagan – 209 miles, 13 hours and 25 mins.
Top Family – The Newtons – 217.6 miles
Runner up – The Dunningtons – 96.5 miles