The 2017 Great Island 5K is in:

Strava Great Island 5K Training Club


Thanks to all you that came out for the 2015 version of the Great Island 5K. Most of the photos are up on our Facebook page. If you have any you would like to post, please contact us and we will do our best. Also please send any suggestions for the race to the contact us page as well. Thanks again!

2015 Hats Are In

And looking great!


Online Registration Now Open

Click here to go to the registration service. Please let us know if you have any difficulties.

BIG NEWS for this year’s race

We are proud to announce that 2 Time Olympian Cathy O’Brien and her band, Bliss, will be performing at the race this year! See our facebook page for a link to Bliss and all the latest news!

We’re on Facebook!

Please come to visit our facebook page: Like the page, upload some photos, spread the word, give us some feedback, etc. Thanks in advance!

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 a total of $4,000 per year (an award of $1000 to each of four scholarship recipients).

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:

GI5K 20th Anniversary Glass

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