Waterford Lancer Football 4 1/4 – Miler
Please join us for the 3rd annual Waterford Lancer Football 4 1/4-Miler to support the WHS football program. The funds raised from this event will supplement the school’s budget for equipment, support and extracurricular activities. Runners and walkers are welcome.
This event is sponsored by local businesses.
T-shirts are only available to participants who register before September 15, 2017.
Make A Difference Day 5K: Remembering Princess Diana
August 31st is the 20th Anniversary of the death of Princess Diana. For our second annual Make A Difference 5K, we want to honor the People’s Princess, and encourage everyone to go out there and do something good. The medal has a quote from Princess Diana that says, “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.”
October 28th is National Make A Difference Day. So you have the entire month of October to complete your Make A Difference Day 5K: Remembering Diana, and we encourage you to go out and do a random act of kindness too!
Rhode Island College Homecoming 5K
Rhode Island College Homecoming 5K Race and Walk is for every competitor, recreational and those kicking for fitness.
You don’t have to be a graduate or student of Rhode Island College. Come run the newly improved college campus, out to Fruit Hill Avenue, then head to Mount Pleasant, and finish olympic style around our beautiful track.
$50 check goes to the top male and female; medals for all category winners!
Free t-shirt, refreshments, and post-race BBQ!
Worcester Half Marathon & 5K
Great course that starts and finishes at City Hall in Downtown Worcester, MA. Great technical t-shirts for all entrants and finisher medallions. Entire course is within the city of Worcester.
New Bedford 5K Santa Run /walk And Elves Kids Run
New Bedford 5K Santa Run / Walk is a holiday event with all participants dressing as SANTA. The race provides the SANTA suit to everyone. It is on a closed to traffic loop that starts and finishes outside the State Pier on MacArthur Drive New Bedford. It is flat and is perfect for both runners and walkers to enjoy the beginning of the holiday season together as a family.
2nd Annual The Crate Escape 5K
Join Save One Soul Animal Rescue Leage for our 2nd Annual The Crate Escape on Saturday, October 15th, 2017 at Slater Memorial Park (401 Newport Ave.) Come enjoy a beautiful 5K course at while benefiting dogs who need loving homes through Save One Soul Animal Rescue League.
Save One Soul Animal Rescue League facilitates the rescue and placement of homeless dogs with loving forever homes. We advocate for homeless and at risk animals while providing comfort, rehabilitation and veterinary care to the animals in our program. Save One Soul Animal Rescue League endeavors to promote and support life-saving initiatives that enable responsible pet guardianship while treating each animal and adopter as an individual.
For more information on our organization and the work we do, please visit our website at www.sosarl.org
Event details and schedule
- 8:00am: Bib/packet pickup & Registration Opens
- 9:00am: Race Begins
Event Day Details
- Chip timed courtesy of Spitler Race Systems
- Prizes for top 3 finishers
- Tee-shirts and medals for all runners
- Free parking
- Face painting for kids
- Post race refreshments for all runners
- Race is held rain or shine
- Link to the race course: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1062384272
(Sorry, no pets allowed on the race course — this one’s for people only! There will be SOS adoptable dogs on site. To learn more about our adoptable dogs visit sosarl.org/available-dogs/)
6th Annual Steven K Latimer Memorial 5K ~ Families Against Violence Run/Walk
Tournament of Champions
Registration is now open for the
2017 SKL MEMORIAL 5K ~ FAMILIES AGAINST VIOLENCE RUN/WALK
Registration is $30/adult & $12/youth 12 & under
This year’s race will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017.
Race amenities’ will include free finish line photos for all participants & chip timing.
This year’s theme is the tournament of champions/beat the course! Offering $1,000 in cash prizes $500 to
the top male and female to beat the fastest time over the last 5 years.
This year we will also be holding a virtual race during the entire month of October to celebrate Steven’s 30th birthday on
To register & obtain more information on the race: http://sklmemorialfoundation.org/events/s5kl2017
To volunteer for the race: www.volunteersignup.org/BYY4C
Funds raised are used for scholarships to youth in the State of RI who have lost a parent, guardian or loved one to violence as well as to support programs that provide productive, safe and empowering activities for our youth.
URI Run for Fun | 3 Mile | 5 Mile (FREE)
Wayland XC Festival
An exciting cross country race through fields and wooded trails benefiting the Wayland Cross Country teams. With a youth race and an open race, this event provides one of the few cross-country running opportunities for kids and adults in Massachusetts.
Whether you are new to cross-country or a veteran of the trails, this is a race for you!