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20th Annual Father's Day Road Race

Start Father’s Day off on the right foot by participating in the Museum’s Annual Road Race or Fun Walk. Whether you walk or run, you’ll enjoy the gently looping course that begins on Main Street and winds through the tree-lined streets of historic North Easton Village, past H.H. Richardson buildings and F.L. Olmsted landscapes. The picturesque course is mostly flat, with a few rolling hills.

T-shirts will be given to all runners who pre-register by June 3rd.
*For your safety and the safety of others, runners with strollers will start separately at the head of each event.   They will be allowed in the walk only. The Museum offers free childcare for pre-registered runners.
Registration fee: $25 Pre-registration,  $30 day of the race
 
For Walkers: A 5K non-competitive  course for walkers. Parents, put the  kids in a stroller and come have fun celebrating families! Walk for just $10. Sorry, no t-shirts!
 
Cash Prizes: Cash prizes of $100, $50, and $25 will be awarded to the top 3 overall male and female runners in each race!

A festive post-race party plus over 40 raffle prizes and an awards ceremony follows the finish. Results are posted immediately following the race.

Register today at www.racewire.com or for more information http://www.childrensmuseumineaston.org/fathers_day_road_race0.aspx

 

single_squirrelThe 18th Annual Jimmy Kennedy Memorial Run for ALS, (the Squirrel Run XV), a 5-mile run, 2.5-mile fitness walk and family fun day which will be held on Saturday, June 13th at Pageant Field, Merrymount Parkway in Quincy. Proceeds from the Squirrel Run will benefit The Angel Fund.

Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the 5-mile run and 2.5 mile walk that begins with registration at 8 a.m. The 2.5-mile fitness walk starts at 9 a.m. followed by the 5-mile run at 10 a.m. The USA Track and Field, New England Association officially sanctions the course.

The cost is $20 for registrations received before May 25th, 2015 and $25 after that date. All participants will receive a race t-shirt. Numbers will not be mailed prior to the race. Registrations can be sent to the Jimmy Kennedy Memorial Run for ALS, 5 Norman Todd Lane, Cohasset, MA 02025.

In addition to the race and walk, the day will be filled with entertainment for children, plenty of refreshments, and awards for competitive runners in all divisions for men and women. There will be trophies, gift certificates, and other awards, as well as raffle prizes. For further information please call Rich (Ratt) Kennedy (781) 383-6008, or email him at tytaylin@aol.com or click here.

Interested in Race Photography?

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We’d like to formally introduce one of our followers, Liz Cardoso! A photographer for Global Click Photography, Cardoso has captured many amazing races in the North and South Shores of Massachusetts on camera! A few examples include her work on the Caring for a Cure 5K in Marshfield, and the Back of the Pack Productions Tornado Alley Relay Race. Please check out the website for more examples of photographed races and contact information.