Rotary Kilted Canter 5K Run/Walk

98 Waldo Ave
Belfast, ME 04915

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"Where the Pleats Meet the Streets"

The long-standing tradition of a 5K road race during Maine Celtic Celebration weekend continues with this year’s running of the 10th Annual Kilted Canter 5K Run/Walk.  Wear a kilt and join in the Celtic Celebration weekend festivities.  Sponsored by the Belfast Rotary Club, the race continues to be run on the same relatively flat course as in the past, through the lovely, picturesque, and proudly historic neighborhoods of Belfast, Maine.  Awards will be given to the top overall female and male runners and to the top male and female runners in each of nine age groups from pre-teen through 80+.  And the Kilted Canter 5K Run/Walk is only the beginning!  Please visit the Celtic Celebration for great music and activities at the Belfast Common, Friday thru Sunday, July 22-24, 2022.


This event is the second of five events in the RunBelfast 2022 race series held in Belfast, Maine (more at  The series includes:  Paces for PAWS 5K - Jun 18; Rotary Kilted Canter 5K - Jul 23; Rotary Bug Run 5K - August 20; YMCA Cross Country 5K - Sep 24; Lions Ghostly Gallop - October 29.  The RunBelfast Series is grateful for the support of the Belfast Parks and Recreation Department.

Event details and schedule

When:  Saturday, July 23, 2022, 8:30 a.m. start

Where:  Belfast Area High School, 98 Waldo Avenue, Belfast, Maine

Race-day registration and Packet pick-up:  Race day between 7:30-8:15 a.m.

Fee:  $20 through July 20; $25 race day; $20 for active duty military; performance t-shirts are guaranteed for all runners who register by June 30; after that date, t-shirts are available while supplies last

Awards:  Overall female and male; then top M & F in each of 9 age groups (pre-teen thru 80+)

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