Andrea Carey Memorial 5K Run & 1M Walk


Date:
April 7, 2019

Location: Peabody AOH, 58 Lowell St, Peabody, MA

Start Time: 10AM

Description: This marks the 4th Annual Andrea Carey Memorial run/walk and the third year that Pam Merkel, a close friend and former colleague of Andrea’s, will be running the Boston Marathon in remembrance of Andrea. 100% of the event proceeds will be allocated to Pam’s Fundraising initiative for The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Packet Pickup/Race Day Reg: 8:30AM on race morning at the AOH – 58 Lowell St, Peabody, MA. Early packet pickup will take place on Saturday 4/7 at Greater Boston Running Company in Vinnin Square, Swampscott, from 9AM-Noon.

Fees:
$25 until 2/23
$30 until 4/6
$35 on race day
$20 Youth Under 15 (No price increase)

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 team.

Course: The run/walk will start on Lowell St. by the Fire Station and finish on Chestnut St.  There will be 1 water stop available around the ½ way mark on the 5k course. Walkers, dogs, and strollers are welcomed.

Swag: All pre-registered participants by 4/1 will receive a custom cotton long sleeve shirt.

Awards:
Top 3 M/F finishers.
1st M/F in each of the following age groups: 12-Under, 13-16, 17-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.
Largest Team
(No Double Dipping) 

Post Race Party: All participants are invited and encouraged to join the post-race party at Champions Pub for 1 FREE beer. This will be the location of the awards ceremony starting at 11:45am.

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: Since its founding in 1947, The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts has been committed to providing adults and children with cancer with the best treatment available today while developing tomorrow’s cures through cutting-edge research. Read about our history, our breakthroughs, and the resources that help us support the health of our neighborhoods and communities. http://www.dana-farber.org/

Beneficiary: 100% of the net proceeds will be allocated to The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Can’t make the event? But would like to make a contribution? Checks can be made payable directly to the The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: 75 Woodland S, Lynn MA 01904. In the check memo, please write: Andrea’s Run Donation.

Weather: This event will take place rain/snow or shine!  There will be no refunds.

Event ContactHigh5EM | 978-594-7050 | info@high5em.com