HAMPTON RIVER RUNNERS

 

A Running Club For Everyone

 

The Hampton River Runners is a running club for everyone. We have runners of every pace and the emphasis is on having fun. Located in beautiful Hampton, New Brunswick, Canada we enjoy running together all year round. In addition to our weekly runs, there are numerous road trips to races and lots of social events throughout the year. Whether you are new to the area, or new to running, or just passing thru, we hope you can join us on the road.

 

2016 5-Miler

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The 16th annual Hampton River Runners 5 Miler was on Sunday, September 11th. The 5 Miler race day includes the Kid’s Kilometre (for kids 12 and under), and the Three for Me 3K (for ages 16 and under). In 2016, 181 runners registered for the 5 Miler, and over 150 kids participated in the Kids’ Kilometre and Three for Me 3K. James Murphy was the overall winner in the men’s race, and Erin Vringer was the overall winner in the wonem’s race.

Two New Canadian Records

In 2015, Rob Jackson from Fredericton, NB set a new Canadian men’s 60-64 record for the 5 Mlle distance in a time of 28:53. Frank Kelly from Saint John, NB set a new Canadian men’s 75-79 record for the 5 Mlle distance in a time of 40:39

Daryl Travis Awarded the 2nd Annual Sheila Burns Memorial Award

Sheila Burns, who passed away in 2015, was a long-time member of the Hampton River Runners. This award, presented in her memory, is awarded to recognize “an individual who, through his/her hard work, leadership and personal example, has made a significant contribution to the running community in southern New Brunswick”. The Hampton River Runners are proud to recognize the many contributions of Darrell Travis as the 2nd recipient of the Shiela Burns Award.