Race Information

Date - Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.
Packet pick-up and race day registration begin at 7:00 am Sunday Aug. 9th at the Narragansett Middle School.
Location - Narragansett Middle School, 235 S Pier Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882

Five Mile Race

Course - The course for the Bobby Doyle Summer Classis is the original one used in 2008 and resumed in 2017. The consensus among runners is that this course is better and faster. It is!

Water Stations - Water stations will be at miles 1.42, 2.75, 4.05 and at the Finish. Please be sure to bring your own drinks prior to the race, especially if the weather is hot!!

Medals - First 500 registered runners / walkers will receive a custom race medal.

Technical T-shirts - First 500 registered runners / walkers will receive a technical T-shirt.

Race Raffle - Pre-drawn raffle for all PRE-REGISTERED runners / walkers. Gift cards/merchandise will be awarded at Registration prior to the race.

Post Race Refreshments - Refreshments will be available on the grounds of the Pier Middle School following the race.

Restrooms - Indoor restrooms available, additional restroom facilities (port-a-johns) will be on-site.

Awards - 5 mile race

total cash purse
(individuals and bonus cash awards)
in gift cards
(donated by Rhode Runner Sports)
  • Open

    1st $800, 2nd $500, 3rd $300, 4th $200, 5th $100

  • Masters (40-49)

    1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100

  • Seniors (50-59)

    1st $200, 2nd $100

  • Veterans (60-69)

    1st $100

  • Grand Veterans (70+)

    1st $100

  • Course Record

    $150 Bonus

High School Awards

Individual "King" and "Queen" - The first high school male and female (2020 graduates are eligible) will receive a pair of running shoes from Rhode Runner Sports.

High School students and teams from all 50 states are eligible for awards.


5k Walk Awards

The first male and female walker will receive a Rhode Runner Sports gift card.


Become a Volunteer

We would like to thank all past and present volunteers who donated their time and support to help make the Bobby Doyle Summer Classic possible.

If you are interested in volunteering please contact: lshurteau@yahoo.com