The 2014 Great Island 5K Road Race is in:

Online Registration for the 2014 Race is now OPEN!

Online registration is now available. Click on this link to go to online registration. 

Thanks for your interest in the race!

Great Island 5K Awards Thomas W. Quinn Memorial Scholarship for 2012-2013

A belated announcement that the Thomas W. Quinn Memorial Scholarship was given to Hunter Normandeau from Portsmouth High and Rachel O’Brien from St. Thomas, both graduating seniors (2013). They will receive $1000 in both their Freshman and Sophomore years of college. The Great Island 5K awards the scholarship to two new students each year and hands out [...]

Race Photos 2013

Thanks go out to Bob Wiles for photographing the race and then allowing us to publish his photos on the website. Enjoy!

Registered Athletes 2013

For a list of registered athletes as of 10/9, please click here.

Commemorative Glass

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Great Island 5K, we are awarding all finishers one commemorative pint glass:

Come join us for the 20th running of the Great Island 5k! 

Great Island 5K Awards Thomas Quinn Memorial Scholarship

GI5K committee member Brad Lebo congratulates Kaitlin Stearns and Ed Wilson on receiving the 1st Annual Thomas Quinn Memorial Scholarship. The scholarships are awarded to college bound high school seniors who live in one of the Portsmouth High School district towns. Selection is made from among students who display an aptitude for and strong participation in [...]

Great Island 2012 5K Hosts 1400 runners

Thank you to all that ran the 19th annual Great Island 5K! Look forward to seeing you next year!

Registration for the 2012 Great Island Road Race is up and Running

Please see the Registration Info page on the Great Island 5K website for registration information. Look forward to seeing you in October.

Great Island 5K Hosts 1400 Runners

The largest Great Island 5K in history took place on October 9, 2011. It was a beautiful and warm day for October. Thanks to all who came out and supported the race. Tom Quinn, whose memory the race was run in, would have been pleased.

Registered Athletes Now On Website

We will list registered athletes for the 2011 race under the Registered Athletes 2011 link. We will attempt to update the list frequently from now until race day. If you do not see your name and expect to, please use the contact page to contact the race director. Thanks.