Griffin’s Gift Run/Walk
Date: July 3, 2020
Location: Danvers High School – 60 Cabot Rd, Danvers, MA
Description: Join us for the 4th Annual Griffin’s Gift Run/Walk on the morning of July 3rd to celebrate the late Griffin Lamar’s 6th birthday with a FUN, family friendly, timed 3.5 mile run or non-timed 1.5 mile walk. This event is in conjunction with Griffins Gift Family Field Day.
Time: 10AM Start
$20 through 3/31
$25 through 5/4
$30 through 6/4
$35 through 7/2
$40 on race day
Youth Under 15 – $20 (no price increase)
Team Griffin: $50
Kids Fun Run: $15 (8 & Under)
1.5 mile Walk: $20 – No price increase
Team Griffin: This registration category is aimed for family members, close friends or for those who would like to make an additional donation in addition to his/her registration entry. Those participating on Team Griffin will be recognized with something special.
Team Category: Own a business? Part of a running club? This is an easy and fun way to recruit your friends. Teams must consist of at least 4+ people. Prizes will be awarded for the largest and fastest team.
Packet Pickup/Race Day Reg: Opens at 8:30AM at Danvers High School.
Early Packet Pickup: Thursday, July 2, from 4:30pm-6:30 at TBD
Course: The event will start/finish at Danvers High School. Runners will travel down Cabot Rd., turn right onto Chestnut, right onto the rail trail, turn right onto Wenham St, right onto Princeton St., right on to Trinity St., right onto Burley St and finish back at the High School.
Kids Fun Run: Children (8 & under) are welcome to participate in this 1/4 mile run that will begin at 6:15pm kicking off the evening. This registration includes an event shirt and an all access wristband to Griffin’s Field Day Birthday Party that will kick off at 8:30am. If your child is interested in doing the fun run and doing the 5K please be sure to register he/she under the “Youth Under 15” category so they receive an official race time.
Swag: Participants pre-registered by 6/26 will receive a custom commemorative race t-shirt.
Top M/F overall runner
Top M/F in each of the following age groups: 14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Top M/F Team Griffin
Fastest Team – Cumulative times of the top 5 finishers will be scored.
(No Double Dipping)
Post Race Festivities: Food/drink will be available for participants, a slew of local and corporate vendors will be on site and of course our DJ will be keeping us entertained throughout the course of the event.
Griffin’s Gift: Griffin’s Gift, a non profit charity is dedicated to helping potential adoptive families with the initial financial burden of the adoption process. Griffin’s life was itself a gift, and to honor his memory, Griffin’s Gift was established to support the cause that brought Griffin into the Lamar family: adoption. 100% of the net proceeds from this event will be allocated to Griffin’s Gift
Donations: Unable to make the event but would like to donate to Griffin’s Gift? Follow this link to the Go Fund Me page
Weather: This event will take place rain or shine! There will be no refunds.
Event Contact: High5EM | 978-594-7050 | email@example.com