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 at a time and on a course of your choosing (does not have to be exact) in support of Response.
REGISTRATION (For both In person & Virtual participants)
Pre-registration $20.00* before 10/1/2021
On-line registration 10/1 thru 10/15/21 $25.00*
Day of Race Registration $28.00
Students (Elementary, H.S. or College) $15.00*
All Virtual Participants $15.00*
(*Does not include On-line Processing fee)
Download paper registration at www.avhnh.org or
T-SHIRTS guaranteed ONLY to participants 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 nine communities in upper Grafton County.
Weeks Medical Center Medical Staff
AmeriHealth Caritas NH
Androscoggin Valley Hospital Medical Staff
CGI Business Solutions
Neil & Louise Tillotson Fund of the NH Charitable Foundation
New Hampshire Healthy Families
Bangor Savings Bank
Corporate Data & Voice Solutions
North Country Healthcare
New Hampshire Podiatric Medical Association
Northern New Hampshire Correctional Facility
Bryant & Fleury-Patry Funeral Homes
Lancaster Eye Care
NH Lambda Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority, Inc.
North Country Dental
Orr & Reno, PA
Pinnacle Pension Consultants
Presidential Pest Control
Ray's Electric & General Contracting
Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank
Berlin Kiwanis Club
Cooper Cargill Chant
Cross Machine, Inc.
Edward Jones Investing
North Country Ford
Town & Country Inn & Resort
White Mountain Lumber