Tortoise & the Hare 10K Run & 3M Walk
Date: September 18, 2020 (Tentative postponement date)
Location: Lions Park, Salisbury, MA
Start Time: TBD
Description: The 10th Annual Tortoise and the Hare 10k is a fundraiser for the development continuation of the Salisbury Parks and Recreation’s Partridge Brook Park. This event also includes a 1 mile kids fun run and offers a 3 mile walk. The 10K Run is a mix of trail & road, while the walk is contained all within the Salisbury Rail Trail.
Packet Pickup/Race Day Reg: TBD! There will be no early packet pickup, unless otherwise noted.
$25 through 2/22
$30 through 6/17
$35 through 9/17
$40 on race day
Youth Under 15 – $20 (no price increase)
3 Mile Walk: $20 (no price increase)
1 Mile Kids Run: $10 (12 & under)
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 & fastest team.
Course: 10k (1.8 miles on the Ghost Trail and the rest on the road going against traffic) and the 3 mile walk (on the Ghost Trail).
Kids Fun Run: This 1 Mile Kids Fun Run is recommended for those 12 and under. This category doesn’t include a race t-shirt. If your child is under 12 and wishes to participate in the 10K and the 1 mile Kids Run please sign he/she in the Youth Under 15 category so he/she will receive an official race time in the 10K.
Swag: Dry fit, super soft custom t-shirt, guaranteed to all runners and walkers who sign up by Sept 1st.
Top Overall Male and Female Hare – $50 Cash Prizes
Top 3 Male and Female Hare in each of the following age groups: youth under 15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Top Male and Female Tortoise
Fastest Team – (Cumulative time for the top 5 runners)
Post Race Festivities: Food and drink will be available for participants. Our friends from BareWolf Brewing will be on site serving up iced cold beer for those 21+. Your entry will include 1 free beer. And of course music and MC’ing by Evolvement Music.
Parking: DPW and Hilton Senior Center, 39/43 Lafayette Rd., Salisbury, MA
Beneficiary: 100% of the net proceeds will be allocated to the Salisbury Parks and Recreation for the continued development of the Partridge Brook Park.
Weather: This event will take place rain/snow or shine! There will be no refunds.
Event Contact: High5EM | 978-594-7050 | firstname.lastname@example.org