A Seafood Fest 5K beach towel to the first 750 adult and youth registrants! **2021 Race Swag TBD**
Enjoy delicious craft beer inside the beer garden (21+ only)
Race registration includes entry into the Hampton Beach Seafood Festival with early entry for race participants!
The 3.1 mile course runs along Route 1A on New Hampshire’s beautiful seacoast. This out and back course will finish on the sand of Hampton Beach steps away from the famous Hampton Beach Seafood Festival.
RACE DATE & TIMES
Sunday, September 12, 2021
9:00am – Seafood Fest 5k
EARLY BIB & SCHWAG PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following days/times:
RACE DAY BIB & SCHWAG PICK-UP
Available from 7:30am to 8:45am at Race Day Headquarters adjacent to the start/finish line at the New Hampshire Marine Memorial on Hampton Beach
New Hampshire Marine Memorial on Hampton Beach
General parking is available at metered and municipal spots adjacent to the race HQ on Hampton Beach.
HEALTH & SAFETY
The health and safety of our participants, volunteers, and staff is the most important aspect of our events. Our team at Millennium Running helped spearhead the implementation of guidelines published by Governor Sununu’s Task Force for road races in the State of NH. Millennium Running will continue to ensure all safety procedures at our events are followed to protect our running community.
MASK / FACE COVERING REQUIREMENTS
In accordance with NH Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order 63 Pursuant Executive Order 2020-04 and Extend by Order 2020-05 to 2020-16, face coverings will be required for this event during the following circumstances or when physical distancing cannot be maintained.
- Check-in / Registration Area
- Staging Zone
- Corral Zone
- Post Race Area
Face coverings are NOT REQUIRED while participating (running or walking on the course), in the Start Zone, and warming up or cooling down when physical distancing can be maintained. (CLICK HERE for an info graphic of the zones)
START LINE PROCEDURES
This event will utilize “time trial start” format that will facilitate “social distancing” for the entirety of the event. Participants will be seeded based off their self-submitted paces. Athletes will start one-by-one in a time-trial format, 10 seconds after one another. Participants will be assigned a dedicated start time along with specific times for parking, check-in time and report to corral time.
All spectators are required to abide by social distancing guidelines and avoid congregating at the start/finish line areas.
Dasani water and Powerade provided by Coca Cola Northern New England, fresh bananas, Yogurt provided by Stonyfield Organic, and amazing vendors inside the Hampton Beach Seafood Festival.
5k participants (21+ only) may redeem beer ticket in the post race beer garden inside the Hampton Beach Seafood Festival. Additional beer can be purchase for $5 each.
RESULTS driven by AutoFair
All results will be displayed at the Millennium Timing Trailer adjacent to the finish line. Live online results will be published exclusively on MillenniumRunning.com.
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event. Photos will be posted online 2-3 business days following the event.
Finishers of the event will receive a link to their finisher video. The link will be emailed online 1-2 business days following the event.
Awards to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women. Awards will also be given out to the top 3 male and female in each 5-yr age group. (<12, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34 … 80+). Stop by the Awards Tent located in the Race Day HQ following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event.
REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.
SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS
ADULT (ages 21+)
Early Bird – $25 (Until August 19th)
Regular – $30 (August 20th – September 12th)
Race Day – $35 (based on availability)
YOUTH (Ages 12-20)
Early Bird – $20 (Until August 19th)
Regular – $25 (August 20th – September 12th)
Race Day – $30 (based on availability)
KIDS (11 & younger)
Early Bird – $10 (until August 19th)
Regular – $15 (August 20th – September 12th)
Race Day – $20 (based on availability)
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