Apple Harvest Logo 2014

On Your Mark, Get Set, & Get Ready!

Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Mark your calendars for one of the best autumn races in the region. Situated in the pastoral town of West Newbury, MA, just 10 minutes from beautiful downtown Newburyport, experience an invigorating closed course, spectacular foliage, food and entertainment. The race includes a USATF certified 5-mile & 5K and a children’s 1-mile fun run. Prizes in all age and place categories, homemade food, great music, kids activities and more.

FREE Apple Harvest Run SHORT SLEEVE TECH SHIRTS to the first 500 entrants registered for the 5 mile or 5K events before September 30th. (preferred t-shirt sizes available on first register, first serve basis)All Kids Fun run participants receive a short sleeve cotton shirt.

Most importantly - 100% of proceeds benefit educational programs at the Dr. John C. Page Elementary School.


1 Mile Fun Run 11:00 AM

5 Mile Run (USATF Certified) 11:30 AM                     

5K Run and Health Walk(USATF Certified) 11:40 AM


Bachelor Street, West Newbury, at Action Cove Playground
Route 95 to exit 57, Route 113 West, turn left onto Bachelor Street


MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT New this year! Evolvement Music 

Evolvement Music

REFRESHMENTS Delicious home baked goods and bake sale provided by The West Newbury PTO, Executive Gourmet, and various sponsors.

LOADS OF PRIZES Awards to top 3 finishers in each age category!

FREE Apple Harvest Run SHORT SLEEVE TECH SHIRTS to the first 500 entrants registered for the 5 mile or 5K events (preferred t-shirt sizes available on first register, first serve basis). All Kids Fun run participants receive a short sleeve cotton shirt.


2014 AHR Graphic

WARM UP EXERCISES for all participants beginning at 10:30a.m.


Can I run with my child in the fun run?
Yes. We encourage parents to register for the fun run with your child, but it is not a requirement and you are welcome on the course with your young ones.
Can I run with a jogging stroller?
Yes. However, we ask that all strollers start at the very back of the crowd per USATF guidelines.
Can I run with my dog?
NO. Dogs are NOT allowed on the course per USATF sanction rules unless they are a certified Seeing Eye dog assisting a legally blind runner. Please contact us if you are physically impaired and require the assistance of a dog, we are happy to accommodate you.
Are the race shirts long sleeve or short sleeve?
NEW! This year the shirts are beautiful short-sleeve tech shirts. Runners love them!
Can I get a refund?
Refunds are considered on a case-by-case basis, and generally only given for extreme situations. Please contact the race director at if you feel you may qualify for a refund.
Can I change categories?
Changes to categories may be made up until TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 30th, 2014, and are subject to the fee difference for the category. No refunds are provided for changing race category to the fun run registration fee. Contact on or before TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 30th.
When and where can I pick up my race packet?
All pre-registered runners may pick up their race packet and bib number on Saturday, October 4th from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon at the West Newbury Town Hall Atrium (Town Hall Entrance). We highly recommend early packet pick up so you can have more fun on race day!

Any other questions? Please contact for answers. THANKS!

Click here for 2013 Race Results

Click here for 2012 Race Results

Thank you to all who participated in the 2013 Apple Harvest Run!


Title Sponsor

Institution for Savings

Gold Sponsors

Logo - Executive Gourmet  Executive Gourmet

Silver Sponsors

Cedardale Cedardale Health and Fitness

DiFilippo GroupDiFilippo Corporate Finance Group

Greater Boston Running Company  Greater Boston Running Company

Haverhill Bank

Long Hill Orchard Long Hill Orchard

Poland Springs Poland Springs

 Shaheen Bros, Inc.  Shaheen Bros., Inc.

Successpoint Business Solutions  SuccessPoint Business Solutions

Bronze Sponsors

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