May 27

Runner's Alley/Redhook 5K 

Sponsored by New Balance


A big THANK YOU to everyone who joined us for the 21st Annual Runner's Alley Redhook Memorial Day 5k! We had over 1600 finishers helping give money to Krempels Center. Results are at the link below!



Join us on Sunday, May 27th, for the 21st Annual Runner’s Alley/Redhook Memorial 5k Road Race! A premier New Hampshire race boasts a fast, flat course; awesome prizes, a huge post race feast, live music, a kids fun run, VIP Club, and a FREE Redhook beer with a valid ID. This is one of the top 100 races in New England, so don’t wait too long to sign up; we consistently sell out.  Here’s the scoop on all you need to know to have a great race experience!  (And consider joining our 5K Beginner Training Group to train for the race)


This race is the Second Race in the Seacoast Road Race Series.  (More info on SRRS, click here)


When:  May 27th, 2018 @ 11:00AM.  Kids Fun Run @ 10:15AM.


Where:  Redhook Brewery, 35 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth, N.H.


Why: To support our friends at Krempels Center on Community Campus here in Portsmouth where we DONATE 100% of the race proceeds.  No one else in the state has such an awesome program for those living with an acquired brain injury.  Krempels Center information can be found at:

Sign up: Online Registration is CLOSED! We are taking applications at our Packet Pickup on Saturday, May 26th, and on Race Day. Cost is $35

How much:  Adults: $25 through March, $30 from April 1st thru April 30th, and $35 from May 1st thru Race Day (IF there are any race day signups). $15 for kids 12 and under. $5 for the Kids Fun Run!


Kids Fun Run: 

The cost is $5 for kids age 8 and under, and is limited to 250 participants. All participants will receive a shirt and other goodies! 2-3 yr olds, 4-6 yr olds, and 7-8 yr olds. 2-3 year olds will run approximately 100 yards, 4-6 yr olds will run approximately ¼ mile, 7-8 yr olds will run approximately ½ mile.


100 Club:

Be a VIP for a day!  $100 gets you preferred parking, VIP port-a-lets, catered buffet, special goody bag, beer tasting, and much more.  Limited to 100 very important people!



First 1500 will receive race shirts. 100 Club entrants and Kids Fun Run participants will all receive tees.


Other things you might need to know

(or FAQ’s)!


Is there a Prerace Packet Pickup?


YES, at

Runner’s Alley
104 Congress St
Portsmouth N.H.

from 10AM to 4PM on Saturday May 26th.


If I can’t make packet pickup can I pick my packet up on race morning?


YES, you can pick your packet up at Redhook between 9am and 10:30AM at Redhook Brewery.


How will I know if I PR’ed?


You will be timed using chipped timing attached to your bib. Be sure your bib is not bent and is attached to the front of your body. Results will be available from one of our IresultsLive kiosks and afterwards on


Where do I park on race day?


There are many options to park on race morning. If you arrive early just come straight to Redhook and our parking personnel will assist you to a spot.  Once Redhook fills up there will be parking guides on both Corporate and International Dr. directing you where to park.


What if I have to PEE?

There will be loads of eco-friendly port-a-potties at your disposal when you arrive!


Can I run/walk with my dog?


We’re sorry; we love dogs too, but this race has gotten quite large and we cannot allow dogs (even on leashes) to participate.


Can I run/walk with my baby jogger?


Yes, you can. We ask all those with joggers to please start in the back of the pack and be mindful of all those around you at all times.


Where does the course go? 

See the slider menu at the top of this page!

I’m kind of fast, will there be prize money?

Yes, there will be prize money for the top 3 Male and Female Runners ($150, $100, $75) combined with other great gifts, as well as prizes for the top 3 in every age group. There will be a prize for the top Male and Female Race-walker and the Top Wheelchair participant.


My whole family is coming can they watch?


SURE! We recommend watching on the sidelines on Corporate Dr. or in the Redhook driveway.


Will there be post-race food?


Absolutely, but remember it’s just for the runners and walkers. There will be food for purchase from Redhook at a very reasonable cost.


Do I really get a FREE beer?


YES, all race participants will receive one free Redhook beer as long as you are 21 years of age and remember your ID.


Many thanks to the support of our generous sponsors, both past and present.

Please support them whenever you can!




Paddy's American Grille




Runner's Alley/Redhook Brewery 5K

Portsmouth, NH