Registering for the 2018 Dempsey Challenge, September 29-30, is easy! The first step is to register and pay the associated registration fee for the event (run/walk, ride, or run/walk AND ride) in which you'd like to participate. Use the blue buttons to the right to begin your registration.

Each participant (run/walk or one-day ride) age 18 and older must raise a minimum of $150 in order to participate. The fundraising minimum does NOT include your registration fee.

REGISTRATION FEES FOR ADULTS 24 and older:

Registration Type

Fee with Early Bird through March 1 Discount 

Fee from March 2 through event weekend

Run/Walk (Saturday)

$20

$35

Ride (Sunday)

$50

$75

Run/Walk AND Ride Combo 
(Saturday and Sunday)

$60

$100


REGISTRATION FEES FOR PARTICIPANTS 23 and under:

Registration Type

Fee with Early Bird through March 1 Discount 

Fee from March 2 through event weekend

Run/Walk (Saturday)

$10

$20

Ride (Sunday)

$30

$40

Run/Walk AND Ride Combo 
(Saturday and Sunday)

$40

$60


Virtual Participants do not have a registration fee.

Each participant (run/walk or one-day ride) age 18 and older must raise a minimum of $150 in order to participate. The fundraising minimum does NOT include your registration fee.

Registration and your fundraising minimum include:

  • Dempsey Challenge official participant t-shirt
  • Dempsey Challenge BPA-free water bottle
  • Reusable grocery bag
  • Virtual Event Bag with coupons and special deals from local and national businesses
  • One beer ticket
  • One meal ticket for the 5 & 10K Café (Runners & Walkers on Saturday) or Lobster Trap (Cyclists on Sunday). If you are participating in both the run/walk and cycle, you'll get a bib for each day's event.
  • Chip ID on your bib for finish line recognition (we make every effort to announce your name as you cross the finish line)

Our helpful online tools, team resources and excellent staff provide participants with fundraising support to not only meet, but exceed their fundraising goals. Remember, every dollar raised directly benefits the Dempsey Centers!

  1 -  Carolina Radiology ($1,250.00)
  2 -  Chris' Cancer Killers ($1,075.00)
  3 -  Team Lavoie ($600.00)
  4 -  Central Maine Healthcare CMH ($500.00)
  5 -  The Little Bisol Urban Riders ($425.00)
  6 -  Team Lorraine ($270.00)
  7 -  Team Hallowell ($250.00)
  8 -  Concentra Urgent Care ($250.00)
  9 -  Friends for Life ($200.00)
  10 -  Blisters for Sisters.... and Misters ($200.00)