Yankee Homecoming Road Race

Tue August 1, 2023 Newburyport, MA 01950 US Directions
Countdown to Race Day


16 and Under $25

5K (3.1 miles)

$30 6:00PM EDT Price increases after June 30, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT
16 and Under $25

10 Miles

$40 6:10PM EDT Price increases after June 30, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


Newburyport High School
241 High Street
Newburyport, MA US 01950


Coming in 2023 - a new 10 mile course. Like on Facebook for up to date information. 
The tradition continues in 2023 on Tuesday, August 1st as we celebrate the 63rd running of the Yankee Homecoming Race
Imagine a beautiful Summer evening in the bucolic seaport town of Newburyport, MA.  Thousands of runners will enjoy our breathtaking 5K and 10 Miles courses along the ocean, through the bustling downtown and charming New England neighborhoods.  The Yankee Homecoming 5K and 10M courses are truly picturesque as they have been for decades.
  • Everyone registered before July 11h will receive a commemorative short-sleeve tech race shirt. After that date, shirts cannot be guaranteed - register early!
  • Athletes will receive a personalized (athlete name) bib number if registered before July 14th
  • All finishers will receive a custom finisher medal with a sublimated neck ribbon

Race Start Time

5K = 6:00 PM
10M = 6:10 PM


Online registration will close on Monday, July 31st at 6:00 PM

16 and Under $25

Number / Shirt Pickup and Race Day Registration

When: Tuesday, August 1st
Time: 12:00 noon until 6:00 PM
Where: Newburyport High School

Past Results

Earn Cash Back

Refer your friends, family, or co-workers. Share the personal referral link contained in your confirmation email. When five people register via your referral link they will be credited back to you and your registration fee will automatically be refunded.

1) Sign up for the Yankee Homecoming 5K or 10M. Once you complete your registration, you'll receive a unique URL link to share.

2) Share this unique link with friends, family, and co-workers as often as you'd like.

3) Each time someone signs up using your link, you'll accrue one referral. Earn 5 referrals and get $25 of your registration fee refunded back to you.

Easy right?!?!

Individual Awards (5K & 10M)

All awards duplicated for Male & Female
Overall Winner Cash Prizes:
  • 1st place = $300
  • 2nd place = $150
  • 3rd place = $75
Age Group Winners:
Certificates awarded to Top 3 in the following categories.
14 & Under,   15 – 19,   20 – 24,   25 – 29,   30 – 34,    35 – 39,   40 – 44,   45 – 49
50 – 54,   55 – 59,   60 – 64, 65 – 69,   70 – 74,   75 – 79,   80 & Over


Team Awards (5K & 10M)

  • Certificates awarded to top 3 Teams
  • All you need is a minimum of five runners to form a team.
  • Each team must have at least one female runner.

Special Awards (5K & 10M)



The first female Newburyport resident to finish will receive the Paula O’Neil Port Pace Award, a $100 Newburyport Chamber of Commerce Gift Card.


The first male Newburyport resident to finish will receive the Race Director, Jon Pearson Award, a $100 Newburyport Chamber of Commerce Gift Card.

Presenting Sponsors

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