Photos courtesy of Harmon Weston Photography. http://www.harmonwestonphoto.com/
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. Homemade food, great music, kids activities and more.
Music provided by: EVOLVEMENT MUSIC
REFRESHMENTS: Delicious home baked goods provided by The West Newbury PTO, Executive Gourmet, and various sponsors
9:30 AM - Registration opens
10:45 AM - Warm-up Exercises
11:00 AM - 1 Mile Fun Run
11:30 AM - 5 Mile Run
11:40 AM - 5K Run and Health Walk
Institute for Savings
DiFilippo Corporate Finance Group
Children's Castle Inc.
Greater Boston Running Company
Karen Holmes, PT, LLC
Finbury & Sullivan, P.C.
Merrimac Savings Bank
Pete's Sewer Service
Seacoast Orthopedic Assoc, Inc
5 mile and 5K - $25 ($30 on race day)
1 mile fun run - $13 ($15 on race day)
Most importantly - 100% of proceeds benefit educational programs at the Dr. John C. Page Elementary School.
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 t-shirts. Runners love them!
Can I get a refund?
Sorry no refunds. This is a fundraiser for the Page School.
Can I change categories?
Changes to categories may be made up until TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27th, 2016, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org on or before TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27th.
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 1st from 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at the West Newbury Town Hall Atrium (381 Main Street, 01985; Town Hall Entrance). Bib's can also be picked-up race day. We highly recommend early packet pick up so you can have more fun on race day!
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