Spawning Run 5K


Event Date

Sun, Apr 26, 2015


Orono, ME


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Running-5K - Runner

$10 $15 Closed

Walking-5K - Walker

$10 $15 Closed

About This Activity

The event will begin in front of Nutting Hall on the University of Maine, Orono campus. Registration opens at 9 am on race day in the Nutting Hall lobby. The course will take participants through the University of Maine campus and bike trails, and will finish back in front of Nutting Hall. Both runners and walkers are welcome! Proceeds of the run will be used to establish an Outreach and Education Fund for the subunit. This money will be used to develop programs with local middle and high schools to bring fisheries science into the classroom as well as organize field trips and workshops to teach children about the vibrant aquatic community in the Penobscot River and the state of Maine.

Event details and schedule

Registration begins at 9 am.
Race start at 10 am. 
Parking is availalbe behind Nutting Hall. 
Prizes will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers. There will also be prizes given to the best male and female that run in a fish costume! 
Local businesses have donated some great raffle items to our event, stay tuned for updates! 

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