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"Together, Saving the Island We Love"

Race for Open Space 5k

DSC06998-51Saturday, November 4, 2017

Run or walk our 5K loop course along the scenic Sakonnet Greenway Trail and Wapping Road as a team, family, or individual.  Strollers and leashed dogs are welcome! There are gifts for every participant and prizes for the winners. Proceeds go to support the conservation of open space on Aquidneck Island.

Please bring a canned good for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Center food bank!

 

EVENT DETAILS

Start/finish at The Glen (Linden Lane, Portsmouth – Next to Newport Polo)

Check-In / Registration: 9:00 – 10:15 AM   |   Race Start: 10:30 AM

Stick around post-race for food & festivities!

 

REGISTER BY OCTOBER 15th FOR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!

ENTRY COST

$30 – Ages 19+   |   $20 – 18 & under   |   $65 – Family (limit four per household)

MILITARY DISCOUNT

For active, reserve, retired, and dependents:

$15.00 – Ages 19+  |  $10.00 – 18 & under  |  $32.50 – Family (four per household)

AGE GROUPS

Under 10   |   10-14   |   15-18   |   19-29   |   30-39   |   40-49   |   50-59   |   60-69   |   70+

A special thanks to our major sponsors: YMCA of Newport County, the Petrovas Family, and Newport Restaurant Group, as well as our other generous sponsors: Domina’s Agway, Newport Vineyards, Phoenix Bulk, Toner Electric, UG Nasons, Steve McGinnis, Aquidneck Chiropractic, Anna D’s, the Burney Company, Charles Schwab, Connor Dowd Realty at Keller Williams, Crystal Springs, the Damon Company, Easton Pond Chiropractic, Griff Electric, Healthy Home Shop, Run Newport, Pennfield School, R&R, Rockland Trust, Run Newport, Aquidneck Farms, Rocky Brook Orchard, Bagel Boys, and A-1 Pizza.

On-line registration has closed; sign up on Race Day, November 4, at the registration table, from 9:00 – 10:15 am. Payment may be made by cash, check or credit card.