From the Organizer
REGISTRATION OPENS (9/1/2021)
IN PERSON OPTION: Run or walk the flat and fast, certified 5K (3.1 miles) course along the picturesque Androscoggin River together with other participants beginning at 2:00pm on Saturday October 16, 2021 ending your race at Berlin's annual RiverFire Celebration featuring music, food, drink and activities for the entire family. For more details on Berlin's RiverFire events visit www.androscogginvalleychamber.com/riverfire-festival)
USTF Certification # (NH19005BK)
VIRTUAL OPTION: Dedicate a 3.1 mile run/walk or hike on a course of your choosing (does not have to be exact) anytime between 9/1/2021 and 10/16/2021 in support of Response.
REGISTRATION (For both In person & Virtual participants)
Pre-registration on-line $20.00* before 10/1/2021
On-line registration 10/1 thru 10/15/19 $25.00*
(*does not include on-line processing fee)
Day of Race Registration $28.00
Students (grade school, H.S. or college) $15 (download paper registration to get this rate).
Download paper registration at www.avhnh.org or
T-SHIRTS guaranteed to all who register BEFORE 10/1/21.
In person participants will pick up their T shirts on race day at packet pick up.
Virtual participants may pick up their T shirts AFTER 10/16/2021 at Coos County Family Health, 133 Pleasant Street, Berlin OR, for an additional fee of $4.00 have their T-shirt mailed to them.
AWARDS: Hand crafted awards to top in person male and female finishers as well as awards to top three in person male and female finishers in the following age groups: 0-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+ age divisions.
$50 to first man and first woman to break course records:
Men 16:14 Brian Beegle 2016
Women 17:56 Meagan Boucher 2017
VIRTUAL PARTICIPANT AWARDS: Special awards for youngest, oldest, furthest north, furthest south, furthest east and furthest west virtual participants. (No time or placement based awards to virtual participants.)
TEAM COMPETITION: Get a group of at least 3 family members, friends or coworkers together and form a team. Awards to three fastest In Person teams (times of 3 fastest team members added together) as well as a noncompetitive "Best Team Theme" in person award based on originality (let your creativity go wild!).
BENEFICIARY: All net proceeds from this event go towards supporting Response: A Domestic & Sexual Violence Support Center covering all of Coos County and now also ten communities in upper Grafton County.