Year Up Boston 5K Run/Walk
Start: Saturday, August 11, 2012 @ 10:00 AM (EDT)
Boston , MA 02215
You're invited to either run or walk with Year Up Boston to raise money for alumni scholarships. Roberto Clemente Field, located within Fredrick Law Olmsted's beautiful Back Bay Fens, will be the site this inaugural biennial event. Your registration fee will go directly towards a scholarship fund for Year Up Boston alumni.
Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. at the track. Welcome starts at 9:45 a.m. Race begins 10:00 a.m.$10 for Year Up students/interns, $15 for Year Up alumni, $20 for adults, $25 cash for all race day registrants. Children under 12 years old are free. First, second and third place male and female runners will receive a medal and a $100, $50 or $25 gift card, respectively. First male and female alumni runners will receive a special prize as well.Clemente Field is T accessible, so people are encouraged to take public transportation, if at all possible. If driving-in, free parking will be available at Emmanuel College; 400 The Fenway; Boston, MA 02115. Parking will be available at a first come, first serve basis to the first 75 cars. Beyond that, people would need to seek alternate parking either on the street or at a nearby parking garage. The park is a short distance from the college and parking lots in the Fenway neighborhood.Follow this link for the course map: www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=485679