Cape Challenge 5K Race, 1 mile Dash and Kid's Fun Run

Cape Challenge 5K Race

Race Info

Cape Challenge 5K, 1M Race and Kid's Fun Run
Sunday, May 31, 2020 - 5K Run 9:30 a.m. (all ages)
1 mile race for runners ages 12 and under 9:00 a.m.
100 meter dash for runners ages 8 and under 8:30 a.m.

The Cape Challenge 5k, which is sponsored by Spectrum Healthcare, Two Lights Dental, KR Builders, 101 Mobility, Chewonki and many other generous local sponsors, is a signature community event. Proceeds from this race event will directly benefit the CE High School, Middle School and Pond Cove Parents' Associations. After the race there will be refreshments and food trucks, such as Crepe Elizabeth, Mainely Burgers and Mainely Treats, to go along with the awards, raffle and entertainment.


Awards ceremony at 10:15 a.m.

1 mile dash
Overall Male & Female winners. 1st and 2nd place trophies and Kettle Cove ice cream vouchers awarded in the following male and female age groups. Overall winners are not eligible for age group awards. All participants will receive a finisher's medal.

  • 6 and under
  • 7 - 8
  • 9 - 10
  • 11 - 12

5K Race
Overall Male & Female winners. Trophies awarded to 1st and 2nd place male and female in the following age groups. Overall winners are not eligible for age group awards.

  • 19 - 29
  • 30 - 39
  • 40 - 49
  • 50 - 59
  • 60 - 69
  • 70+

Entry Fee

  • Preregistration - 1 mile $12.00 and the 5K $20.00 before Friday, May 22. There will be a $2.75 processing fee per runner added at check out.
  • Day of race registration 7:30 - 8:30 a.m . - 1 mile $15.00 and 5K $25.00 (cash or check)
  • Kid's Fun Run - no registration is required.

T-Shirt Order

Cotton-spun t-shirts are available for $15.00 plus a $2.75 processing fee. Logo t-shirts will be available for purchase on race weekend, however, sizes and quantities may be limited.

Race Policy

If race is canceled due to extreme weather conditions, there will be no make-up date and no refunds.

Packet Pickup

Race Numbers will be available for early pick-up on Saturday, May 20th from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Pond Cove Middle School / Elementary School Cafetorium (2 Scott Dyer Road Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107) OR race day from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Our Sponsors

Top Level

KR Builders

OA Centers for Orthopaedics

Two Lights Dental

Gold Level

101 Mobility



Circuit 77 Fitness

Coastal Rehab

Curtainshop Bed and Bath of Maine

Maine Veterinary and Medical Center


Tammaro Landscaping

Portside Real Estate


Rwanda Bean Company

Veterinary and Rehabilitation Center