2020 Mid-Winter Classic: Race Information

The 2020 Mid-Winter 10 Mile Classic will be race #1 for the 2020 Maine Track Club Grand Prix series. Points will be awarded based on performance at each MTC race, and prizes and bragging rights will be given out at the end of the year at the Annual Banquet.

The gun will fire on Sunday, February 2nd, 2020 at 9:45 a.m.  The start and finish lines are at Cape Elizabeth High School at 345 Ocean House Rd.

Registration will in 2 waves this year. On Saturday, November 23rd at 1:00pm, we will be opening 100 spots for Maine Track Club members only. You must be a member in good standing through race day by Thursday evening, November 21st, at 6:00pm in order to be able to register early. (Click here to check your registration status.)

Public registration for the remaining 900 bibs will open at 6:00 a.m. on November 25th, the Monday before Thanksgiving. We expect the race to sell out quickly as it has the past few years. 

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup will be on Saturday, February 1st, at Fleet Feet Maine Running on Marginal Way in Portland from 10:00-2:00, as well as in the cafeteria on race day in Cape Elizabeth from 8:15 until 9:30. (Not yet confirmed…subject to change.)

  • Packet pickup at Fleet Feet Maine Running in Portland on Saturday 2/1 10-2, 309 Marginal Way Portland, ME 04101
  • Packet pickup will be in the High School Cafeteria from 8:15 am to 9:30 am on race day
  • The field is capped at 1000 runners. There is no race day registration.
  • There will be an opportunity to transfer bibs and a waiting list.

Runner Amenities

  • Long sleeve technical shirts are available for sale when you register.
  • Pizza, coffee & other post-race nourishment
  • Showers & locker rooms
  • Chip timing
  • Fleet Feet “Recovery Zone”

Awards

1st, 2nd, 3rd Male & Female:

  • Overall
  • Under-20, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39,  40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-79, 80+
  • Clydesdales (male, 190 to 210 lbs)
  • Clydesdales (male, 211+lbs)
  • Fillies (female, 145 to 159 lbs)
  • Fillies (female, 160+ lbs)
  • Youngest and Oldest finisher

$100 Cash Prize

For new male or female open or masters course records

Course Records

  • Open male: Judson Cake , 50:57 (2010)
  • Open female: Sheri Piers, 57:25 (2013)
  • Masters male: Michael Gordon, 54:01 (2019)
  • Masters female: Sheri Piers, 57:25 (2013)

For More Information

Search this website, visit our Facebook page, or else contact Blaine Moore at 207-615-4819 or email Blaine and Chandra at: [email protected]

Bandit Policy

Bandits are not allowed to run on the course during the race. If you choose to bandit then you risk being banned from future participation. Click here for our current bandit policy. And yes, we do enforce our bandit policy.

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