General Information

The Triple Crown is a running series in Lewiston/Auburn, Maine consisting of three 5K races (YMCA Fit Fest in June, Emilys Run in July, and The Bridge Run in August) held throughout the summer, open to runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Participants can run an individual race or run all the races in the Series!

Each 5K is capped at 800 participants and offers USATF certified courses, chip-timing, refreshments, music, prize drawings, and apparel for sale.

Free registration for all children ages 14 and under to participate in the Triple Crown 5K races!

Cash to overall winners and 5 year age category awards!

Your age on August 23, 2020 (L/A Bridge Run) will be used as your Age Group for entire series.

Grand prize raffle for all Triple Crown finishers!

All 5K races start promptly at 8:30 AM

Online Registration

Online Registration opens February 29, 2020

Triple Crown and YMCA Fit Fest online registration closes Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 1 PM.

Emily's Run online registration closes Thursday, July 16, 2020.

L-A Bridge Run online registration closes Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020.


Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Triple Crown Eligibility

All 5K participants that complete the Series will be eligible for a complimentary Triple Crown Pint Glass. If you intend on running all three races register for the Triple Crown. If you sign up for all three races separately it is imperative that the information entered on the registration form is exactly the same each time you register otherwise you may be missed as a Triple Crown participant.

Cash Awards

Cash Awards to top three male and female overall winners in each 5K race of the Series

Triple Crown Cash Awards to the top five male and female overall winners that complete all three races in the Series

Over $5,000 in cash prizes!!

Special cash award to new course records!!

Age Category Awards

Awards to top two male and female finishers in each age category (10 & under, 11-14, 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 and over). Gift Certificates for 1st place age category winners. Gift Certificates for 2nd place age category winners.

Auburn Firefighters Kids Fun Run

A free Auburn Firefighters Local 797 Kids Fun Run will precede each 5K at 8:00 a.m. The run is free to all youngsters and registration will take place only on race day. All courses are approximately 800 meters long and designed for younger children.