Healthy High 5k & 10k



2018 results:  Click Here

12th annual Healthy High 5K,10K & 1-Mile fun run

April 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

The 5k/10k 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 Rec center.

The 5k/10k courses will be timed for 1.5 hours.

Both the 5K course and the 10K course are certified by USATF

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

2019 Registration: Coming Soon
Early paper registration forms should be returned to the Student Wellness Resource Center by April 19 at Noon.

No refunds or transfers are available for this race!

 2019  Race Fees:
  • UMaine Student 5K:  $10.00 before race day (Includes Tech Shirt and Finisher Medal)
  • UMaine Student 10K:  $15.00 before race day (Includes Tech Shirt and Finisher Medal)
  • Non-student 5K:  $25.00 before race day (Includes Tech Shirt and Finisher Medal)
  • Non-student 10K:  $30.00 before race day (Includes Tech Shirt and Finisher Medal)
  • 1 Mile:  Free!  (No shirt or finisher medal)
  • Groups of 3 or more who register together are eligible for a discount.  Contact the race director via email.

Race Day registration fee: Students $20 all races and Non-Student $35 all races.

Note:  Student discounts are for full-time 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 5k and 10K start at 5:00 pm.  The 1-mile walk will begin after the 5K/10K field clears the starting line.

Healthy High Map
1-Mile Run or Walk
The 1 Mile starts at 5:05 pm
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 10am and ending at 6:30pm. 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 Rebecca Sprague 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 on-line. 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 race, starting at 2:00 pm in the Student Recreation Center at the health and wellness expo from 2-4:19 pm. 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, please come out and support our participants!

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors!

Title Sponsor:

University Credit Union

Dimond Sponsors:

ResLifeUniversity of Maine Student Wellness Resource Center Logo

Platinum Sponsor:

Gold Sponsor:

UMaine Alumni Association Logo

Volunteer Shirts Provided By:

 Volunteer Shirts provided by Penobscot Finical Advisors

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
Past Race 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