Diabetes Dash

The Dash is back!

Come out for this family friendly event to support Maine P-PODS and our local Type 1 Diabetes community.

This will be an exciting day of sportsmanship, entertainment, food, & prizes. All dashers will be eligible to run in any race within their age bracket.  Dashers will receive a race shirt, and raffle ticket. The top 3 finishers of each race will receive an award.  Spectators are welcome to attend for free and cheer on their favorite dashers!


Where Is The Race?

Yarmouth High School – Track 286 West Elm Street Yarmouth, Maine

Race Day Packet Pickup

Pick-up race numbers and t-shirt on Friday June 21st 9am-7pm

Studio B – 81 Bridge St, Yarmouth – (lower parking lot, green double doors)


Dashers are encouraged to reach out to friends & family for sponsorship. Dashers will receive 3 raffle tickets for every
$20.00 raised.  Be sure to return this sheet along with an envelope of your collected donations to our check-in table on race day to receive your raffle tickets.

Checks payable to: Maine P-PODS

Download Brochure Here

Race Day Schedule of Events – Rain or Shine (race times are approximate)page1image14376

8:00 am CHECK-IN8:30 am WARM UP

8:45 am MAD DASH(100 yards)  3 & 4 y/o*

9:00 am SHORT DASH(1 lap on the track)  5 & 6 y/o

9:15 am HALF DASH(2 laps on the track)  7 & 8 y/o

9:30 am JR. MILE DASH(2 laps on the track)   9 & 10 y/o

9:45 am SR. MILE DASH(2 laps on the track)  11 & 12 y/o

10:00 am SIBLING RACE(2 people – 1 lap each)  5 – 14 y/o

10:15 am PARENT / CHILD RELAY I(1 lap each – parents lead off) 5 – 8 y/o

10:30 am PARENT / CHILD RELAY II(1 lap each – parents lead off) 9 – 12 y/o

10:45 am ALUMNI DASH 10 – 18 y/o
(2 laps for anyone who has previously run in a Diabetes Dash)


*child must be accompanied by parent