Road Races Schedule & Registration

To see results of past events, scroll to the bottom of the page. 

Bridge the Gap Road Race – Bucksport

May 4th, 2024

Held since 2012, Bridge the Gap has has become Eastern Maine a spring road race tradition!

2024 will be the first year that the Bucksport YMCA steps in as caretakers of this important community event.


Register online or by phone: 207-469-3518
Closes May 1st

10 Miler: $50
3 Miler: $20

Start Information

Check in begins: 8:00am

Check in location: Bucksport United Methodist Church, 3 River Road Bucksport

Start Time: 10:00am

Start Location: Fort Knox Road/Route 174 (Near the bridge overlook)
Shuttle Buses will run participants from Bucksport United Methodist Church to the start location prior to the start of the race. The last bus will depart at 9:30am. 

Penobscot Narrows Bridge
Register for Bridge the Gap

Finish Information

Finish Location: Fort Knox Park Inn (64 Main St, Bucksport, ME)
There will NOT be a shuttle to go back to Fort Knox at the end of the race.

Main Street Memorial Mile Run – Ellsworth

May 27th, 2024

Ellsworth Memorial Mile Race Route

Tour Du Lac 10 Mile Run/Walk – Bucksport

June 22, 2024 

Starts at the Tim Emery Pool.

Course: Starts at the Tim Emery Pool (Broadway side). Take a right onto Central St. then a left on Millvale Rd. Left onto Charlie Cole Rd. Left onto Silver Lake Rd. Left onto Central St. and a right onto Broadway. You will finish where you started at the Tim Emery Pool. Enjoy a nice dip in the pool afterwards!

Kinsley Ray 5k Run and Walk – Ellsworth

July 27th, 2024

Wilbur’s Run 5k – Blue Hill

August 31st, 2024

Wilburs Run at the Blue Hill Fair

Roger Willey 10k, 5k Run and Walk – Ellsworth

September 28th, 2024

Roger Willey 5K Race Route
Roger Willey 10K Race Route

Annual Veterans’ Remembrance 4 Miler – Ellsworth

November 10th, 2024

Veteran's Day Four Miler Route