Gleason Family YMCA Armed Forced Day 5k Road Race


Sports
Onset Village Pier
Cathy Longfield
clongfield@ymcasouthcoast.org
508-295-9622
ymcasouthcoast.org
May 20, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
5k Race Application

The Gleason Family YMCA is hosting its’ Annual 5k Road Race on Saturday, May 20th at 9:00 a.m. in Onset Village.  This is the 15th running of the race for the Gleason Family YMCA, which attracts runners and walkers from a variety of town to this USATF certified course. The race start and finish will be at the Onset Village Pier and awards are given to the Top 3 Overall Male and Female runners. Awards are also presented to the Top 3 Finishers both Male and Female in the following categories: 14-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over. The Top 3 Walkers of the course will also be recognized with an award.  Registration is $30 for adults, $17 for children 14 and under, and Veterans & Military with valid military ID registration for $20. Registration can be done online at Runreg.com, at the Gleason Family YMCA Welcome Center 33 Charge Pond Road Wareham, or on race day starting at 7:30 a.m. at the Onset Village Pier. A free t-shirt is given to the first 150 registrants. Timing and results done by JB Race and results are promptly posted on www.jbrace.com. Refreshments will be served while race results are tallied and after the awards ceremony there will be raffles for race participants on site.

Once again, in honor of Armed Forces Day we will have a patriotic theme and patriotic gear is optional but encouraged for participants and spectators. Come support our runners and walkers if you cannot participate!

Proceeds from the race benefit the Gleason Family YMCA’s Annual Support Fund, providing financial assistance to those who cannot afford memberships, programs, and summer camp.