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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Including a Kids One Mile, 5k Run/Walk

and 5-Mile Classic!

All events incorporate part of the Mass Central Rail Trail and start on Depot Road, at the intersection of West and Hardwick Roads in New Braintree

Check out the routes for each race!

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  • Kids One Mile at 9:30 am
  • 5-Mile classic at 10 am
  • 5k Run/Walk at 10:05 am

Kids One Mile and 5k Run/Walk are entirely on a flat course. The 5-Mile Classic is a hilly road and trail race with a flat fast finish on the Mass Central Rail Trail.

Races begin and end at the site of the former New Braintree Train Station, travel past scenic farmland, through deep woods, and skirts the Ware River. Adults must accompany children running the 5-mile classic. Each mile is marked and mid-run water stop provided. Post race refreshments and free raffles for entrants.

Race entry fee: $20.00 per adult. $10.00 for children age 13 and under. Discount of $10 for MA State employees and Veterans.  All fees are non-refundable.  Adult registrations received by September 8, 2017 will receive a T-shirt. For children registered by September 8, 2017 please include an additional $5.00 for a T-shirt.

PrintRegistrants who bring two NEW runners will receive a Dunkin Donuts gift card!




Registration: Begins at 8:30am and ends at 9:30am on October 8th.

Click here to get the registration form to register by mail.

Make checks payable to: East Quabbin Land Trust, Inc.

Mail to: P.O. Box 5, Hardwick, MA  01037-0005

Age Groups: 18 & Under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Prizes will be awarded to the overall first male and female finishers, and special gifts for the top finishers in each category!

To register now…

Registration Type
Your T-Shirt Size (Adult or Child)
Your Gender
Your Name:
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