55th Annual July 4th Road Race, organized by the Hingham Recreation Commission. Race proceeds offset program costs, fund 32 Summer Program scholarships based on need, special programs, provide Rec Center and field equipment supplies. Community race, over 2000 pre-registered runners in 2012, wheelchair division, 22 age and gender categories
Runner Info: Unique Course - 4.47 miles, point to point, certified USA Track and Field. Fast, runner friendly, downhill-dipped, few gradual uphill climbs, down historic Main St., ending under huge flag with enthusiastic crowd.
Timing will be recorded by disposable timing chips Start line divided in 3 sections - less than 7 minutes per mile, between 7-8 minutes per mile, and more than 8 minutes per mile
Support Services: 3 water stations, EMT services. Restrooms at start area only. Transportation to start departingfrom Station Street Parking at 6:00 AM. Return Transportation available.
Bib and Tee Shirt Pickups: At the Hingham Recreation Center - 210 Central Street - Hingham June 29th - July 2 (9 AM - 5 PM) July 3, Wednesday 9 AM - 12 Noon
For Race Safety: No pets, strolelrs, baby joggers, skates, skateboards, or bikes. Unregistered runners will be diverted off the course
On line registration ends July 2, 2013 at Noon