The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield, along with volunteers from the organizers of the Oleksak Lumber Spring Half Marathon, host the "Gordy's First Race", a 5K & 10K race on New Years Day each year, in memory of long time runner and Boys & Girls Club supporter Gordon Bates.
5K Entry Fee: $20 until 11/30/2012 - $25 after 12/1/2012
10K Entry Fee: $25 until 11/30/2012 - $30 after 12/1/2012
10K MAP http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/9382460
5K COURSE: A 3.1 mile course for Adults and Children to run or walk.
5K MAP http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/9382146
FACILITIES: Showers and Restrooms available at the Boys & Girls Club. Plenty of free Parking. Amelia Park Ice Arena and In-Line Rink adjacent to Club.
DINNER: Post-race pizza and refreshments FREE to all participants at the Boys & Girls Club. A
For questions or additional information, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Race info, mail in application and online registration available at:
Directions to Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield (413) 562-2301
From Connecticut:Route 202 North to Westfield, right at lights onto West Silver Street, Boys &
Girls Club on right, behind Westfield Middle School.
Park in Middle School or Ice Rink lot.
From Massachusetts Turnpike:Exit 3 right onto Rt. 202 South through downtown Westfield. Left on
to Pleasant St. (still on Rt. 202 South). Left at lights onto West
Silver Street. Boys & Girls Club behind Westfield Middle School
on right. Park in Middle School or Ice Rink lot.
From Route I-91:Take Massachusetts Turnpike exit from 91 and follow above directions
Event schedule and times
11:00AM New Years Day, Tuesday January 1, 2013
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB 28 West Silver Street, Westfield, MA