Westport Island Shore Run
Maine's Best Little 10K Road Race!


The 16th Annual Westport Island Shore Run 10K Road Race will take place on Sunday, August 16, 2020, beginning at 9:00 a.m.  In this exciting race on bridge-accessible Westport Island, you will run on a USATF-certified course through scenic pine and fir tree forests and over two bridges spanning inlets to Heal Cove and Montsweag Bay.  The Damariscotta, Maine Lincoln County News has called the Westport Island Shore Run a "beautiful course," and a "very exciting run."  Come run in Maine's best little 10K raceThe race is to benefit the Westport Island Volunteer Fire Department.

NOTE:  The 3.5 mile "Fun Walk" starts at the Old Town Hall at 8:30 a.m. 

2009 First Place Female Winner Lindsay Shines

Looking towards the second bridge near Mile 5 marker

Other information:

  • Registration for the race takes place at the historic Old Town Hall.
  • Computer timing services provided for the 16th year in a row by 5K Sports Race Management.
  • Distance mile markers and water stations will be provided.
  • On-site EMTs and medical assistance will be available, if needed. 
  • 10K course is USATF-certified - No. ME- 17004 BK.
  • Race is santioned by USATF-Maine.
  • Awards to be presented to top male and female finishers, and to age group winners.
  • Walkers are welcome for the 3.5 mile "Fun Walk."
  • NOTE:  Race T-shirts are only guaranteed to those who pre-register before July 30, 2020.  There may be a limited number of additional T-shirts, however, that will be part of the free raffle open to all participants after the race.     
  • Post-race refreshments and awards ceremony to take place at Old Town Hall.


Kate Cook of Boston brings it home for a third place finish in 2008


Website Builder