Andrea Carey Memorial 5K Run & 1M Walk

April 8, 2018

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

Start Time: 10AM

Description: This marks the 3rd 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.

$25 until 2/24
$30 until 4/7
$35 on race day
Team Andrea: $50 (includes race shirt)

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. Walkers, dogs, and strollers are welcomed.

Team Andrea: This registration category is aimed for those who are family, close friends or for those who would like to make an additional donation in addition to his/her registration entry. Those participating on Team Andrea will receive a tech shirt.

Swag: All participants will receive custom pint glasses and Live Your Dash stickers. Those participating on Team Andrea will also be given a t-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+.

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.

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.

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