Sunday, May 1, 2016
Start the season off right and join fellow runners and walkers for the Northborough 5 & 10K Road/Trail race. This diverse, fun, run for 10 k and 5K starts at the Northborough’s Senior Center at Bearfoot Road, travel down Whitney Street, then on to Rice Ave before entering on to a flat, well maintained beautiful Aqueduct trail through the woods. Finish with a short trek down Colburn Ave back to the senior center.
10K runners will go 2 laps and 5k runners will do one lap.
This will be a Chip Timed Race
This event is sponsored by the Northboro Rotary Club and Friends of the Northborough Senior Center. Everyone from students to seniors are invited to walk or run. Both organizations will use the proceeds from this race to fund their service efforts in the community.
The Northboro Rotary Club’s mission is to serve and improve our community, inspire our youth, and support global objectives. Their motto is “Service above self” Among our many activities we give scholarships to high school students, give money to food pantry and fuel assistance,donate life saving equipment to schools and senior center, sponsor blood drives and community meals.
Friends of the Senior center financially assist the Northborough Council on Aging in providing programs and selective services to the senior residents of Northborough and providing for the purchase of non-budgeted items for the senior center through membership dues, fund- raising events, grants, donations and corporate gifts.
Event details and schedule
For those not registered online registration will start at 8am at the Northborough Senior Center located at 119 Bearfoot Rd Northborough, Ma. On Race Day.
For those preregistered online pick up of tshirt and bibs will start at 8am at the Northborough Senior Center 119 Bearfoot Rd Northborough, Ma. on race day
10K race will start at 9 am
5K race will start at 9 am
Ceremony immediately following the completion of both races in the upper parking lot
First and second place winners will be awarded cash prizes in age divisions
There will be parking across the street