2013 Mid Winter Classic: Pre-Race Information

MWC shirt logo no dateSunday, February 3rd, 2013, 9:45 a.m.
Location: Cape Elizabeth High School

Registration is sold out. 

We Need Volunteers!
This race can not happen without volunteers! Just click here to see what jobs are available and which you can help out with. Even if you are running, you can still volunteer, there are some jobs that need to be done before race day, or before or after the race itself.

Please Note:

  • You can verify your registration status by clicking here.
  • Packet Pickup Hours:
    1. Sat 2/2 10am to 3:30pm, Maine Running Company – 563 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
    2. Sunday 2/3 High School Cafeteria 8:15 am to 9:30 am
  • Aid Stations:
    1. Aid stations are located at miles 3, 5 and 8.
    2. They will offer water, gatorade, and awesome volunteers.
    3. We’ll have plenty of food and beverages at the finish line in the cafeteria as well.
  • Long sleeve technical shirts were pre ordered during registration. Any leftovers will be for sale on race day.
  • Cash Prize: A $100 cash prize will be given for new male and female open and masters course records. Course records: Open male — Open male: Judson Cake , 50:57 (2010) ; Open female — Erica Jesseman, 58:01 (2012); Masters male — Todd Coffin, 55:19 (2007); Masters female: Sheri Piers, 58:59 (2012) .
  • Awards Categories are: Age Groups OR Clydesdales (male, 190 to 210 lbs),OR Clydesdales (male, 211+lbs),   OR Fillies (female, 140 to 160 lbs),OR Fillies (female, 161+ lbs). When you register, you will be asked which category you’d like to be in.
  • Awards: Awards given to the top 3 overall men and women, and top 3men and women in following age groups: 1-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. Additional awards given to top 3 Clydesdales (male, 190 to 210 lbs), Clydesdales (male, 211+lbs), Fillies (female, 140 to 160 lbs), Fillies (female, 161+ lbs). An award will also be given to the youngest and oldest finisher. Runners may only win one award. Clydesdales and Fillies are not eligible for Age Group awards.
  • The beneficiary of the 2013 race is Kids Run the Nation. You will be asked if you’d like to donate any additional monies during online registration.
  • Click here to see our course map.
  • Online Directions: Click HERE to get detailed directions from your address
  • Directions (from the south): I-95 north to exit 45 (formerly exit 7), South Portland. Through toll booth, take Broadway exit. Stay on Broadway (approx 4 miles) to route 77. Turn right on 77 (Ocean St). Stay straight into Cape Elizabeth (approx 3.5 miles). Follow signs and instructions of parking guides to parking areas.
  • Directions (from the north): South on I-295 to exit 6A, Forest Ave. South. Bear right through Deering Oaks park.This is State Street. Go up hill, cross Congress Street staying on State Street. Follow signs to South Portland, Route 77. Cross Casco Bay Bridge into South Portland. Follow signs to Route 77, Cape Elizabeth. Take Route 77 (approx 3.5 files). Follow signs and instructions from parking guides to parking areas.

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