About the Race

Starting Line at the Road Race

Our Race Day Week, was August 8-16, 2020 (Stay tuned for 2021’s date!)

Lamprey Health Care’s Annual 5K Road Race went virtual 2020. Thank you to everyone who participated in our first virtual 5K.

All proceeds from the race will support Lamprey Health Care services, including our current pandemic response.

We plan to be back running in Newmarket 2021, as we also celebrate our 50th anniversary. Come back for updates and details!

Newmarket 68 Hours of Hunger

Our Annual 5K Road Race typically accepts donations for the Newmarket 68 Hours of Hunger Program. This program continues to provide vital food resources to children and families in Newmarket. Drop off food donations anytime at the Newmarket Elementary School. All food donated will support Newmarket kids and their families.

Keep the support going! These donations are collected year-round. So please continue your support to 68 Hours of Hunger when possible.

Celebrating National Health Center Week

The Lamprey Health Care Annual 5K Road Race is held during National Community Health Center Week. This week honors health centers that provide access to affordable, high quality, health care to vulnerable and underserved populations. America’s community health centers now serve over 29 million people at more than 9,000 sites throughout the country. Learn more about National Health Center Week.


Newmarket Soccer Team at the Road Race

Thank you to everyone who registered for our virtual 5K!


We are hoping to have our annual 5K race live next year.

Come back in 2021 for further updates.


This year has been a challenge for many businesses. Thank you to our current sponsors, as well as our loyal sponsors from 2019. We encourage support of these local businesses who so generously give back to the community.

Gold Medal Sponsors

Thank you to Kennebunk Savings for sponsoring our Road Race.



Silver Medal Sponsors



Bronze Medal Sponsors

Thank you to Hickok & Boardman Retirement Solutions for sponsoring our Road Race.         Thank you to Newmarket Dental for sponsoring our Road Race.



Casual Runner Sponsors

Doucet Survey
Durham Book Exchange
Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy
Hilltop Fun Center
Kent & Pelczar Funeral Home
Lemieux Insurance
Market Basket
MJS Engineering
Price’s Sunnycrest Garage
Proulx Oil & Propane Service
Runner’s Alley
Stonyfield Farm
The Work’s Bakery Cafe
Walmart Distribution Center
Warren’s Lobster House
WB Mason – Water Donation!
Yorks Wild Kingdom