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Tortoise and the Hare 10K Run & 3M Walk

Date: April 11, 2020

Location: Lions Park, Salisbury, MA

Start Time:
10:30am Kids 1 mile Fun Run
11:00am 10K Run, 3 mile walk will immediately follow runners

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: Opens at 9:30am at the Hilton Senior Center (43 Lafayette Road). There will be no early packet pickup, unless otherwise noted.

Fees:
$25 until 2/22
$30 until 4/10
$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 will kick off at 10:30am and 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 April 4th.

Awards:
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
Largest Team
Fastest Team – (Cumulative time for the top 5 runners)

Post Race Festivities: Food and drink will be available for participants. There will be at least 1 beer vendor 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 ContactHigh5EM | 978-594-7050 | info@high5em.com

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