Rescue Run: Race for Marine Mammals!
Run, race, or walk on the beautiful 5K trail in Odiorne Point State Park to help save the seals!
About the Race
The Rescue Run: Race for Marine Mammals is our largest annual fundraising event to benefit our Marine Mammal Rescue program. What better way to support SSC’s wildlife conservation and educational outreach work than taking part in our 5K through our beautiful seaside Odiorne Point State Park location!
This year, we are proud to have the Rescue Run: Race for Marine Mammals be part of the Rye 400 Celebration.
Thank you in advance for supporting Marine Mammal Rescue!
Individual Participants Fees
5k Trail Race (ages 13+):
$30 ($35 after 4/16)
5k Trail Race (ages 6-12):
$20 ($25 after 4/16)
5k Trail Race (under age 6):
Kids Fun Run Fees
Up to age 12
300 yard dash or 1/2 mile run
Odiorne Point State Park Trail
The Rescue Run: Race for Marine Mammals trail route through Odiorne Point State Park features varied terrain—you’ll run through the forest, by the rocky shore, across a sandy beach, and alongside historic military fortifications—and enjoy sweeping vistas of the Gulf of Maine and Little Harbor.
Please be aware that the route is subject to change.
Please remember that dogs are not allowed in Odiorne Point State Park. An adult must accompany children aged 12 and under on the 5K.
Rescue Run Event T-Shirts
This year’s official race t-shirt is a moisture-wicking performance short-sleeve shirt in adult sizes only. The first 150 registrants receive a FREE shirt. Race shirts are also available for purchase for just $15 during the registration process.
5K Trail Race Prizes
Prizes will be awarded for the fastest male and female overall times, as well as top finishers in gender and age categories and best ocean-themed costume.
Kids Fun Run
The Kids Fun Run features a 300-yard dash for ages 1-7 and a half-mile run for children ages 8-12. Every child that participates in the Fun Run wins a prize!