2014 Friends 5K & Kids Fun Run
The 2014 MWCC FRIENDS 5K
Saturday August 9, 2014
Early Birds: $40 per Pair, $20 Individual
After June 1, 2014: $50 per pair, $25 Individual
Printable registration form:
Event map and course route:
The 2014 MWCC Friends 5K invites individuals and pairs of runners to compete over a 3.1 mile scenic loop beginning and ending on MWCC’s beautiful campus. COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED! Pairs are invited to dress alike or as their favorite “team” (Bacon and Eggs, Tom and Jerry, etc.) Be creative!
New to running? Never trained before? NO SWEAT! Click here to find out more about our First 5k Program
CASH PRIZES AND GIFT BASKETS AWARDED FOR TOP THREE INDIVIDUAL FINISHERS AND TOP THREE FINISHING PAIRS! There will be T-shirts, raffles and goody bags for participants AND a free cookout for participants and spectators with live entertainment!!
This race is a professionally timed event.
Early birds: $20 Individuals, $40 per pair
After June 1, 2014: $25 Individuals, $50 per pair
We will be updating our website with prize information as we add sponsors.
FRIENDS 5K CASH PRIZES:
1ST PLACE – $125 + 3 MONTH MEMBERSHIP + GIFT BASKET
2ND PLACE – $75 + 2 MONTH MEMBERSHIP + GIFT BASKET
3RD PLACE – $50 + 1 MONTH MEMBERSHIP + GIFT BASKET
1ST PLACE PAIR – $250 ($125 EACH) + 3 MONTH MEMBERSHIP EACH + GIFT BASKET
2ND PLACE PAIR – $150 ($75 EACH) + 2 MONTH MEMBERSHIP EACH + GIFT BASKET
3RD PLACE PAIR – $100 ($50 EACH) + 1 MONTH MEMBERSHIP EACH + GIFT BASKET
We’re looking for Volunteers to make our Races run smoothly – please consider helping! Our volunteers receive Goody Bags, they get to enjoy the entertainment and free cookout, and they receive a one month free membership to the Fitness and Wellness Center! Download our Volunteer Registration form here and return it to us at our Front Desk. Thank you!!
The 2014 MWCC Kid’s Fun Run
Saturday August 9, 2014
Early Bird: $ 5.00
After June 1, 2014: $10.00
The 2014 MWCC Kid’s Fun Run is a non-competitive event that will be held at the ¼ mile track on the campus of Mount Wachusett Community College. Kids ages 2 and up can participate up to one mile (1 to 4 times around the track). All children will receive a Finisher’s medal, prizes and a T-Shirt! There will be music, face painting, refreshments and more!
REGISTRATION DETAILS FOR BOTH EVENTS:
WALK IN: Register in person prior to the race at The Fitness and Wellness Center, 444 Green Street, Gardner MA 01440: Monday – Friday from 5am-9pm, Saturday and Sunday from 7am-5pm. (We accept Cash, check, MC, Visa or Discover)
MAIL: Registrations may be mailed but must be received by 5:00pm Friday August 8, 2014 – please do not mail cash.
RACE DAY: Registrations will be accepted on Race Day from 6am – 8am for the FRIENDS 5K and from 6am – 10am for the Kid’s Fun Run.
**These are public events that will be photographed and/or recorded.