The Fox Point Sunset 5 Mile Road Race is almost here!

We’re so glad you registered for our race! Here is some info & tidbits we’d like to share.

When is the race?

Saturday September 25th at 5pm.

Virtual race information is below.

Where is the race?

The race begins and ends at the Old Town Hall, 336 Nimble Hill Road Newington, NH. Race day bib pick up and race day registration are also at the Old Town Hall.

When is bib pick up?

Friday September 24th 4-7pm at Cisco Brewers located at 35 Corporate Dr, Portsmouth, NH 03801.  Also, on race day beginning at 3pm at the Old Town Hall 336 Nimble Hill Road Newington, NH.

What is the course?

Check out our course map HERE

Where can I park?

Please enter Newington via Nimble Hill Road and head towards the Old Town Hall.  Our race volunteers wearing bright yellow shirts will guide you to a parking spot. For the safety of the runners, walkers, spectators and regular traffic, parts of Nimble Hill Road and Little Bay Road will be posted as No Parking.

Are there bathrooms available?

Yes! Porta-potties will be located in the parking lot of the Old Town Hall near the registration table.

Can I still register for the 5 Mile Run/Walk or Fun Run?

Online registration is closed. However, registration will be available at the race: $30 for the run or walk and $10 for the Kids Fun Run.

When is the Kids Fun Run?

Saturday September 25th at 4pm.

When is the Kids Fun Run bib pick up?

At the Old Town Hall next to Race Day Registration.

Where is the Kids Fun Run?

The Fun Run is a bit different this year.  The Fun Run will be at the start line for the 5 Mile Race.  The kids will get to cross the finish line of the actual race!

Do you provide babysitting?

Unfortunately, no, we don’t. Please feel free to run/walk with a stroller during the race.

Where are the water stops?

We have 3 water stops along the course; Nimble Hill Road (about 1.1 miles), Old Post Rd (about 2.2 miles) and at Little Bay Road Ext. (just over 4 miles). We will have additional water at the end of the race.

What about post-race food?

This year we have decided to temporarily scale back our post race BBQ.  We will be providing pizza and other grab and go snacks as well as water.

Will there be race day registration?

Yes! However, the price will increase on race day.

Virtual race information

You are welcome to race at anytime that is convenient by October 2nd.  Please submit a screen shot of your times to foxpoint5miler@gmail.com to be prize eligible. Also, virtual racers are eligible for a complimentary t-shirt and a drink voucher from our sponsor Cisco Brewers.

Questions? We might have answers!

To reach us with any questions or comments:

Visit our Facebook Page

Or email us foxpoint5miler@gmail.com

We look forward to seeing you this Saturday!

Join us for the most scenic race on the Seacoast! The course is a beautiful 5 miles (8K) through historic Newington village streets, with water views and some challenging hills. The Fox Point 5 Mile Road Race is the primary fundraiser for the Newington School Supporters.  Every year, the funds raised from you participation and our sponsors directly benefit the students of the Newington Public School.

Registration: $25 the 5 mile run/walk, $10 for the kids fun run

Thank you for your support!