Whale of a 5k Trail Race and Kid's Fun Run
|Saturday, April 23, 2011
Seacoast Science Center
570 Ocean Blvd.
Rye, NH 03870
Event Organizer Website
|5k $15 plus online fee, $20 day of event, $45 Family Rate (up to five 5k runners),Kid's Fun Run $6|
Join us for our third annual Whale of a 5k Trail Race & Kid's Fun Run in Odiorne Point State Park (part of the Portsmouth Community Road Race Series www.pcrrs.org).Our cross-country trail run was created by Eastern Mountain Sports' Extreme Team captain, Jennifer Shultis, and will bring you through the forest, rocky shore, sandy beach, and alongside historic military fortifications. The Kids Fun Run for ages 12 and under includes a 100 yard dash and/or a 1/2 mile run.
Limited to 500 5k runners and 250 Fun Run participants. Come prepared to run on varied terrain and whatever the weather may bring. Competitive and non-competitive runners are welcome.5k participants under age 12 should be accompanied by an adult. No dogs please. Prizes will be awarded for winners in different age and gender categories for the Whale of a 5k Race. Men & Women, 12 and under, 13-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and above. Prizes will be awarded to ALL Kid's Fun Run participants. T-shirts are available to the first 200 5k Race registrants. This races is part of the Portsmouth Community Road Race Series. If you run 4 or more of the series races you will be eligible for great prizes. To learn more go to www.pcrrs.org. Schedule of Events: 7:30- 9:00 am Registration 8:45 am Welcome 9:00 am 5K Start 9:30-10:30 am Kid's Fun Run (Heats) 10:30 am Awards and Raffles 10:00 am-12:00 pm Music and Earth Day Every Day Celebration Sign up today to show your enthusiasm! Proceeds from this event will benefit the Seacoast Science Center and our mission to provide exceptional learning experiences in the natural sciences through dynamic and innovative programs and exhibits.Visit the Event Organizer's Website