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Tortoise and the Hare 10K

Date: April 15, 2017

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

Location: Lions Park, Salisbury, MA

Description: The 7th Annual Tortoise and the Hare 10k. This event is a 100% fundraiser for 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.

Race Day Reg and Packet Pick-up: Hilton Senior Center (43 Lafayette Road) Opens at 9 am

Distance: 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).

Benefits: Salisbury Parks and Recreation to build the new Partridge Brook Park.

Registration Fees:

  • 10k: $25 Early Registration through 1/8/2017 | $30 through 4/14/2017 | $35 Race Day
  • 3 mile walk: $15 | $20 Race Day
  • 1 Mile Kids Fun Run: $10

Race Shirts: Dry fit, super soft custom t-shirt, guaranteed to all runners and walkers who sign up by March 26th.

Awards: Top Overall Male and Female Hare, Top 3 Male and Female Hare in each of the following age groups: youth under 14, youth under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ and the Top Male and Female Tortoise. All participants in the Kids 1m Fun Run will take home a finishers prize.

Parking: DPW and Hilton Senior Center, 39/43 Lafayette Rd., Salisbury, MA

Race updates:

Race Refunds: Sorry, no refunds, no exceptions! The event organizer has the right to shorten or cancel the event if in his or her judgement, environmental conditions including weather become dangerous; in this situation no refunds will be given.