Cape Challenge

Sponsored by Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture


Sunday, June 1, 2014
A fun filled 5K, 1 mile dash, and kids’ fun run!

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Registration Coordinator: 
Volunteer Coordinator: OPEN

The Cape Challenge, sponsored by Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture is a collaborative effort of all three schools parents associations.  Proceeds will go towards programs such as Pond Cove’s visiting artists and teacher grants, the Middle School Outdoor Experience (Chewonki) and Project Graduation.  

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2014 Race Registration Info:

To register, you can do one of the following:
Register online, drop off your registration form & payment (or send it in with your child) to any CE school office, or mail your form and your payment to:

Run In A Race
PO Box 144
Freeport, ME 04032




There are many AMAZING and very generous prizes to win like a Paddle Board lesson for two from SOPOSUP, a $500 Carpet Cleaning from Service Master Elite and many many more great prizes.

Raffle tickets can be purchased by sending your payment and sheet back into school with your child or at packet pickup on Saturday, May 31st.

➢ download Raffle Information and Prize page

download Raffle Ticket Form

There will NOT be any raffle sales on race morning.


2014 Cape Challenge Volunteer Opportunities

Would you be interested in a volunteer role in the 2014 Cape Challenge?  If so please sign up online or contact  for further information.  Below is a short description of the Volunteer Roles available.

Saturday – Day Before Race – This is a kid-friendly opportunity to help out the day before the big race:

Stuff Registration Packets (2:00 to 4:00 PM)

Registration Pick up – hand out registration packets to runners  (4:00 to 6:00)

Raffle Table – Sell Raffle Tickets  (4:00 – 6:00)

Pre-Race Sunday morning – Runners or parents of runners can help in these pre-race volunteer roles:

5k Course Set-up/Take Down – distribute cones, mile markets, sponsor signs along the 5 K race course. (7:30 to 8:30)

Race Day Food Acquisition and Distribution – Food Run in days leading up to Race, set up outside of Middle School   (7:30 to 9:00)

Race Day General Set-Up – set up tents, create start line, hang sponsor signs   (7:00 to 9:00)

Race Day Registration – sign up for 5k or 1mile (7:30 to 8:30)

Critical support roles that help make the 5k and Fun Run Happen:

Water Station – pour water, distribute at Wainwright Circle (9:00 to 10:15)

5k Flaggers – Flaggers are placed at turns on the course to help guide runners  (9:00 to 10:30)

Split Clocks for 5k – Coordinate the start of clocks with starting line and announce the splits to runners – placed at 1 and 2 mile mark of 5k (9:30 to 10:30)

Finish Line – Hand out medals to runners!  (8:45 to 10:30)

Awards – organize medals and certificates and distribute as winners are announced (9:30 to 11:00)

Fun Run Coordinators – put out cones, organize volunteers, announce rules/race (7:45 to 9:00)

Fun Run Volunteers – start/finish line attendants, flaggers, crowd control (8:00 to 9:00)


Thank you to our incredible sponsors!

Water Bottle Sponsors: twoLights laridae-capital
Gold Sponsors: CoastalRehabPortPrintingSolutions
 Silver Sponsors:    
 Bronze Sponsors: OAlogoReVisionEnergy2hannaford



RESULTS  FIRST PAST CAPE CHALLENGES (formerly the Pond Cove Challenge)

2013 Race Results:

1 Mile Overall Results
5K Age Group Results
1 Mile Age Group Results

Results may also be found at

Sunday, June 3rd, 2012