The Downtown 5K - Race Info

Race Info

Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018.

5K Start: 10:00 a.m.
Youth Races start at: 8:30 a.m.
Start Location: Rhode Island Statehouse, Francis Street, Providence, Rhode Island.
Chip Timing.
T-shirts for all entrants.

The 5k is also the USATF New England 5k Championship.

SAVE $6. You can Save $6 when you select the combination offer to register for the Downtown 5k and the Providence Police 5k on September 9. The Providence Police 5k finishes inside the Dunkin Donut Center.

Note: For safety reasons, please follow these safety rules. No pets allowed. Baby strollers are allowed for walkers only. Walkers must line up at the back for the start of the 5k.


Entry Fees

ONLINE 5K

$28 to 6/30/2018
$30 7/1/2018 to 8/31/2018 
$31 9/1/2018 to 9/7/2018

Online: Youth Races

$15 to 6/30/2018
$16 7/1/2018 to 8/31/2018 
$17 9/1/2018 to 9/7/2018

Online entries close 9/15/2018 Sorry no refunds.

BY MAIL - 5K

$33 to 6/30/2018
$35 7/1/2018 to 9/7/2018

Mail in: Youth Races

$18 to 12/31/2017
$19 1/1/2018 to 7/31/2018
$20 8/1/2018 to 9/15/2018

Do not mail entries after 9/10/2018. Sorry no refunds.

On-Site Registration, Race number and T-shirt pick-up.

Friday, September 14, 2018: Rhode Runner, Inc., 657 North Main Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02904
Phone: 401.831.6346, noon to 6:00 p.m.
Entry fees for 5k is $35.
$20 for youth races

Saturday, September 15, 2018: Rhode Runner, Inc., 657 North Main Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02904
Phone: 401.831.6346, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Entry fees for 5k is $35.
$23 for youth races

Sunday, Race Day, September 16, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to start of each race.
Location: Station Park (Next to Francis Street and Providence Place.
Race Day fees: $35 for the 5k.
$20 for youth races

Awards

Prize Structure 5K
Individual Awards:
Top 3 Open Men/Women overall
Winner Men/Women (age 40-49)
Winner Men/Women (age 50-59)
Winner Men/Women (age 60-69)
Winner Men/Women (age 70-79)
Winner Men/Women (age 80+)

NOTE: Awards are based on "Gun Time" Elite runners in all age groups should line up at the front.

TEAMS

Family and Friends.(Unlimited team entries. Top 3 times score) Award to winning Team
Corporate teams (Unlimited team entries. Top 3 times score) Award to winning Team
Note: "Family and Friends" and "Corporate Teams" awards awards are based on chip time.

NOTE: USATF teams will be based on "Gun Time"

Entry fee is same as individual fees shown above. Teams must use the online system for team entries.

YOUTH RACE AWARD

Top 5 in each race

PARKING

1,000 FREE spaces available at the Rhode Island Statehouse Lots. Access these spaces via State Street. There are also 4,000 parking spaces available at Providence Place parking lots. CLICK HERE for information on Providence Place parking.

Contact Us

Call Us

Downtown 5K
401.952.6333


Email Address

help@downtown5k.com

Start Location

RI Statehouse, Providence, RI

Downtown 5K

September 16, 2018
Youth races start: 8:30 a.m.
Downtown 5k start: 10:00 a.m.