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9th Annual George Schaefer Memorial Road Race

Winter Harbor Maine -

WINTER HARBOR –  The 9th Annual George Schaefer Memorial Road Race at 8am on Saturday, August 14th  in Birch Harbor. Eden Athletics announces the opening of registration for the 9th Annual 5K Schaefer Memorial Road Race.  Contact Becky O’Keefe, 207-669-2187. The registration form is also available at the following websites: Eden Athletics, www.edenathletics.com and Winter Harbor Lobster Festival, http://www.acadia-schoodic.org/roadrace.html.

The race, held in conjunction with the Winter Harbor Lobster Festival and sponsored by Cadillac Mountain Sports, Ellsworth Building Supplies, and Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, will begin and end at Wonsqueak Harbor. Registration opens at 7:00AM. The one mile Kid’s Run will start at 8:00AM and the 5K Walk/Run will start at 8:30AM

Proceeds from the George Schaefer Memorial Road Race support a scholarship program for college bound seniors graduating from Sumner Memorial High School. In the last eight years sixteen students have received scholarships to attend colleges throughout New England; including Husson University, University of Maine, University of New Hampshire, the University of New England.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Becky O'Keefe

Telephone Number: (207)669-2187

Website: http://www.acadia-schoodic.org/roadrace.html