Run for Independence Races

  • Duration: 1 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Brunswick, Maine
  • Product code: RIR
5th Annual Run for Independence Races

The Run for Independence is a community event focused on celebrating ability while raising awareness and encouraging inclusivity. Proceeds from the race will support Independence Association programs for individuals with Intellectual Disabilities and Developmental Disabilities. To learn more about the race or organization, please visit their website.

Race Info

Sunday, May 21, 2017
Fun Run 9:00 a.m. 
10K Run 9:15 a.m. 
5K Run 9:30 a.m. 
1 Mile Fun Run 9:40 a.m.


Over $1,000 in prizes for overall top male and female finishers. 
$10 gift cards for top male and female finishers in in each of six age groups in each events.
Team honors (beyond bragging rights) to be announced!

Entry Fee

Pre-register by April 21 for Free T-shirt to the first 200 registered runners and Free Team shirts for teams pre-registered by April 21.

  • Preregistration - Fun Run Free, 1 mile $15.00, the 5K $20.00 and 10K $30 before May 18th. There will be a $2.75 processing fee per runner added at check out.
  • Day of race registration 7:30 - 8:45 a.m. - Fun Run Free, 1 mile $20.00, the 5K $25.00 and 10K $35
Race Policy

If race is canceled due to extreme weather conditions, there will be no make-up date and no refunds.

Early Bib Pick-up

May 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Fleet Feet on Maine Street in Brunswick

For more information please visit
Run for Independence
Any questions, please contact Carlene Byron by phone 207-504-5822 or email her
Brian Berkemeyer at Run In A Race