The Healthy High 5k & 10k


 The 12th Annual Healthy High 5K,10K,15k & 1-Mile fun run

April 27, 2019.

15K at 9:00 AM &  5k/10K at 9:30AM


The 5k/10k/15k run/walk will start at the New Balance Recreation Center on the University of Maine campus and will continue on a course around campus ending back at the Recreation Center.

The 5K/10K/15K courses will be timed until 1:00 PM

Both the 5K course and the 10K course are certified by USATF. The 15K is not a certified course by USATF.

Prizes will be awarded for the top male and female runners in each of the divisions for both the 5K/10K/15K.

2019 Registration: You can register at for online registration.
Early paper registration forms should be returned to the Student Wellness Resource Center by April 26th at Noon.

Paper applications can be found here .

No refunds or transfers are available for this race!

2019  Pre-Day of Race Fees:
5k 10k 15k 1m
UMaine Student price $10 $25 $30 Free
Non-student price $20 $35 $40 Free

All paid events receive a tech t-shirt and finisher medal.

  • While the 1-mile is free, the T-shirt is available to purchase upon online registration.
  • Groups of 3 or more who register together are eligible for a discount.  Contact the race director via email.

Race Day registration fees:

5k & 10k 15k 1m
UMaine Student price $25 $35 Free
Non-student price $35 $45 Free

Note:  Student discounts are for full-time Graduate and Undergrad University of Maine students only.  Non-students who do not provide a valid student ID number will have registrations put on hold until the race fee difference is paid.  If it is not paid prior to race day, the registration will be canceled.

5K Walk or Run & 10K Run:  The 15Ks starts at 9:00 AM. The 5K and 10K start at 9:30 AM. The 1-mile walk will begin after the 5K/10K field clears the starting line.

Healthy High Map
1-Mile Run or Walk
This 1-mile run/walk will not be timed and is free!
Because the 1 mile is free, no t-shirts will be provided.
Sign up the day of the race! 
Age divisions:  12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ both divisions.


Volunteer opportunities are available throughout race day beginning at 7 AM and ending at 1:00 pm. Volunteers are needed for registration and T-shirt distribution, bib assignments, on-course traffic control, directing runners on the course, and deconstruction.
Register to volunteer here!

Groups and student organizations interested in volunteering together should contact Georgia Panagiotidis at (207) 581.1423 or to register.

UMaine students can receive a discount by registering in person in room 235 in the Memorial Union and showing their MaineCard* or providing their MaineStreet ID number online. Students will need to show proof that they are a current UMaine student for discount pricing.

For more information, or to register, please contact Lauri Sidelko at the Student Wellness Resource Center  235 Memorial Union, (207)581-1430.

Packet Pick-Up:
Packets will be available for pick-up the day of the race, starting at 7:30 AM in the Student Recreation Center at the health and wellness expo from 7:30-8:59 AM. Packets will include race number and t-shirts for the first 700 people who register!  Please note that the 1-mile fun run participants will not receive t-shirts.)

Healthy High Medal

Proceeds go to:

Soles 4 Souls LogoDon’t throw away your old shoes!  Bring them to the Healthy High for donation to Soles 4  Souls to help those around the world who are in need!  For more information check out

Black Bear Exchange: The Black Bear Exchange is a food pantry and clothing exchange combination. There is no income requirement for users of the food pantry. Food is available to those that have a need. Our focus is supporting those who are not able to obtain assistance from other community sources.

Even if you don’t run or walk the 5K/10k/15k, please come out and support our participants!

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors!

Title Sponsor:

University Credit Union

Platinum Sponsors:

ResLifeUniversity of Maine Student Wellness Resource Center Logo


Gold Sponsor:

Cross Fit Black Bear

Bronze Sponsor:

Volunteer Shirts provided by Penobscot Finical Advisors     Bangor Daily News

Volunteer Shirts Provided By:

Alpenglow Logo


Healthy High Race Routes
1 Mile Walk:
-Start on Rangely Road near the Somerset Parking lot -Follow Rangley road and turn right on Belgrade Road (toward CCA) -Turn Right on Flagstaff Road. -Follow Flagstaff, cross Long and it will turn into Gannet Road -End at the Recreation Center
5K: -Start on Rangely Rd near Somerset Parking lot -Follow Rangely Rd (keep left to Park Street) -Turn Right on Park St. -Turn Right on College Ave. -Turn Right on Long Rd (follow past the Memorial Gym) -Turn Left on Gannett Rd -End at the Recreation Center
10K: -Start on Rangely Road near the Somerset Parking lot -Follow Rangley road and turn right on Belgrade Road (toward CCA) -Turn Right on Flagstaff Road. -Follow Flagstaff, cross Long and it will turn into Gannet Road -Follow to the right and go up Hilltop Road past the Rec Center -Take a left at the Rec Center parking lot.  Follow the route along the edge of the parking lot as it veers right. -Turn right and follow the parking lot edge to pick up the New bike path -Enter the new bike path and follow to Park Street. -Turn right on Park Street -Follow Park St and turn right on College Ave -Remain on College Ave until you reach the Farm Rd. -Turn right on the Witter Farm Rd -Turn right on the Bike Path and follow back to Campus. -Turn left on Hilltop Rd and end at the Recreation Center
15K: Coming soon!
Past Race Results!
2019 Results
2018 Results
2017 Results
2016 Results
2015 results
2014 Healthy High Results
2013 Healthy High Results
2012 Healthy High 5K Results
2012 Healthy High 5K Awards
2012 Healthy High10K Results
2012 Healthy High 10K Awards
Race Results (PDF) 2010
Healthy High 5k Results 2011
Healthy High 10K Results 2011
Pictures from the 2011 Healthy High