Sat August 10, 2019 Chilmark, MA US 02535
RaceJoy Ready

5K Road Race

$30 10:30AM EDT
Sorry! This event is full. Price increases after August 3, 2019 at 11:57pm EDT
Chilmark Community Center
State Road
Chilmark, MA US 02535



Course is 5 Kilometers (3.1 miles). The Start is 3.1 miles east of the Chilmark Town Hall on Middle Road. It's very hilly from 1.5 to 2.6 miles. The Finish Line is at Beetlebung Corner next to the Town Hall. 


Entries close at 10PM, Thursday, August 8th (or earlier if race is full). ALL ENTRIES ARE ONLINE ONLY.

Fees through August 3rd - $30 for 12 years and older. ($20.00 for 11 years and younger)

Fees after August 3rd - $45 for 12 years and older. ($30.00 for 11 years and younger)

Entries are limited to 1600 runners. Please enter early. Pre-registration is required. RACE WILL VERY LIKELY BE FULL AND CLOSED TO ENTRIES IN MID-JULY, OR EARLIER. Last year registration opened on July 1st and closed on July 14th.

Net proceeds benefit the Chilmark Community Center. Fees do not include processing & service charges.

No refunds. No exchanges or transfers, without express permission of race director.


All runners must check in at the Chilmark Community Center either Friday evening, August 9th, 5:00-7:00pm, or Saturday morning, 8:30-9:30am. Numbers, timing chips, t-shirts, and race instructions will be issued. If you check in later, you may miss the race, as we must bus you to the Start.

Souvenir t-shirts are given to all entrants. Sweatshirts, tanks, long sleeve tees, and specialty items will be on sale at check-in. Bring cash, check or credit card. We'll have some great stuff.


Prizes will be awarded to men and woman by age groups;
8 years and under, 9-11, 12-16, 17-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+


Buses will provide transportation from Vineyard Haven to Chilmark for runners taking the 8:15am Steamship Authority Ferry from Woods Hole arriving in Vineyard Haven at 9:00am. Buses will return to ferry after the race.


Double strollers, skates, animals, scooters, and skateboards are prohibited. Single strollers are strongly discouraged. If you must run with a stroller, exercise extreme caution and start toward rear of pack.


E-mail address: or call Alexandra London-Thompson at the Community Center 9:00am-Noon weekday mornings 508-645-9484

Previous Results

Previous Results from 2000 are available under the "Results" tab. Overall and Age Group.

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Course Map
Course Map
Course Records


MEN:       14:38   ART SMITH, 28

Age Group Records


0-8      21:29   Jack Lionette, 8
9-11    19:39   Jack Lionette, 10
12-16  16:37   Stephen Stanley, 16 & Tristan Forsythe, 15
17-29  14:38   ART SMITH, 28
30-39  15:06   Rob Day, 31
40-49  15:43   Jerry Kiernan, 41
50-59  17:25   John Sullivan, 52
60-69  20:29   Kevin McNamara, 60
70-79  22:54   Vernon Alden, 70
80+     30:55   Eric Seiff, 80

0-8      24:48   Casey O'Brien, 8
9-11    21:42   Kerry Andrews, 11
12-16  18:28   Marian Bihrle, 16
17-29  17:14   CHRIS MCNAMARA, 25
30-39  17:23   Susan Hughes, 30
40-49  18:34   Anne Preisig, 42
50-59  20:14   Charlotte Rizzo, 51
60-69  23:13   Joan Miller, 61
70-79  31:12  Sally Solmssen, 77
80+     41:19   Susan Wilson, 80 



Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Chilmark Road Race.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Chilmark Road Race is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
Course Map

The Chilmark Road Race has a course map available.

View Course Map
MapMyRun Map

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