S.W. Collins 5K Road Race & Kids Fun Run

June 11 , 2015

Caribou – The S.W. Collins Company’s 5K road race, the third in the series of seven races in the Aroostook Musterd’s County Challenge Series, will be held June 21, 2015, beginning in the parking lot at 6 Washburn Street in Caribou. Age divisions for the race will be 14 and under, 15 to 18, 19 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49, 50 to 59, 60 to 69, 70 and over and a walkers division.

The Kids Fun Run will be run in the yard of the S.W. Collins Company looping around the buildings and running along the pond where logs once floated before being sawed in the mill. The five divisions are ages 4 and under, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 and ages 11-12 and the race will range from sprints to three laps around the buildings.

Registration for all the races will start at 8:30 a.m and the Kids Fun Races will begin at 9:00 am.  The walkers’ race will start at 9:45 a.m. and the runners’ race will start at 10:00am.

All proceeds from the $12.00 registration fee will be donated to Caribou High School Athletics.  The first seventy-five participants will receive a T-shirt and there will be a drawing for a pair of running shoes donated by Sleepers’ Shopping Center in Caribou.

For additional race information contact Leslie Jackson at 496-6723, email lesliej@swcollins.com or visit our website at swcollins.com.