Member Recommended Races
These races are not organized by the Winners Circle Running Club but have been recommended by WCRC members as great events.
- April 21, 2014 – 85th Boys and Girls Club Patriots Day 5-Miler - 9:15 am
85th Boys and Girls Club Patriots Day 5-Miler Monday April 21, 2014 12Noon Portland, Maine. Oldest Race in Maine. Registrants receive a shirt, Sea Dogs Ticket, Free Pizza by Papa John's, Custom Bib Number, Chip Start & Finish, & all registrants 18 & under receive a FREE one year membership to Boys and Girls Club. Proceeds benefit "Boys and Girls Club Scholarships." Donation also made to "One Fund." Overall Winners CASH PRIZES. 5 Year Age Groups Top 3, Team Awards.
- May 3, 2014 – NECC Campus Classic 5K and Fun Run - 10:00 am
Northern Essex Community College’s second annual Campus Classic 5k and Fun Run on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the college’s Haverhill campus. The course is a 5k USATF certified course with race timing provided by Bay State Race Services. More information about the Campus Classic can be found at campusclassic5k.com, or contact
Lindsey Mayo at email@example.com .
- May 15, 2014 – Maine Running Hall of Fame 5K - 7:00 pm
Maine Running Hall of Fame 5K Thursday May 15, 2014 7PM Portland, Maine. Race brought back after 8 years. Proceeds benefit "Maine Running Hall of Fame." Team Awards, Alumni Discount if run in past, Shirt Options. Post-race party Pat's Pizza Old Port.
- June 7, 2014 – Blue Wave Basketball 5K - 6:45 pm
Blue Wave Basketball 5K on the East End Saturday June 7, 2014 6:45PM Portland, Maine. Evening scenic race route. Proceeds benefit "Blue Wave Basketball Scholarship." Team Awards. Shirt to all registrants by June 1st. Post-race food afterwards.
- June 26, 2014 – Gorham 4-Miler - 6:45 pm
Gorham 4-Miler Thursday June 26, 2014 6:45PM Gorham, Maine. Evening Race with FREE PIZZA by Gorham House of Pizza afterwards. Shirt Option, Team Awards.
- July 12, 2014 – Randall's Run and Walk for the Gym 5K - 6:00 pm
Randall's Run and Walk for the Gym 5K — Sanford, ME. PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT: NASSON COMMUNITY CENTER, 457 Main St. Nasson Common - Springvale, ME (Village of Sanford). Cash Awards: 5K 1st & 2nd Male & Female, Cert. 1st Male & Female Master (40-49), Mike Kimball Award 1st Male (50-59). Awards (Top 2: in 5 yr. age groups) (Including 80+).
- August 28, 2014 – Kick Out Mesothelioma 5-Miler & 1.5 Mile Walk - 6:00 pm
Kick Out Mesothelioma 5-Miler & 1.5 Mile Walk Thursday August 28, 2014 6PM Portland, Maine. In Memory of John W. Griffin (1941-2003) a pipefitter, Navy Veteran, and City of Portland Councilor who passed away after a 1 month diagnosis of cancer including Mesothelioma. Proceeds benefit "Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation." Shirt Option, Team Awards, post-race party at Fore Play Sports Pub.