4th Annual Larry Olsen Summer Classic 10K
Start: Saturday, August 17, 2013
Hopedale , MA 01747
Registration Closing Date
Friday, August 16, 2013
THIS RACE IS NAMED IN HONOR OF LARRY LEGEND OLSEN. LARRY WAS AN OUTSTANDING RUNNER, COACH & FRIEND. HE WON USA TRACK AND FIELD MASTERS NATIONAL RUNNER OF THE YEAR FIVE TIMES, SET SEVERAL US NATIONAL MASTERS RECORDS, WAS AN 8-TIME USATF-NE ROAD GRAND PRIX SERIES MASTER'S CHAMPION, AND HAD THE DISTINCTION OF BEING THE OUTRIGHT WINNER OF RACES IN EACH DECADE OF HIS LIFE FROM HIS TEENS TO AGE 60+. HE WAS A FOUNDER OF THE TRI-VALLEY FRONTRUNNERS RUNNING CLUB & DEDICATED COACH FOR THE HOPEDALE HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM. www.tri-valleyfrontrunners.com
Awards - No Duplicates
*Top Male & Female overall will be awarded trophies
*Top 3 medals awarded to Male and Female categories:
14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70+* SHIRTS to all pre-registrations prior to 8/6.
* COURSE ROUTE INCLUDES ~3mi of wide & mostly smooth park trails, remaining distance is on roads. (Larry's typical training route)
*Ample street parking.
*Refreshments for runners and helpers.
*Results to be posted at www.coolrunning.com
COURSE RECORDS: Kevin Gorman (35:32) 2011 || Jenna Davidner (43:09) 2011.Event schedule and times
$20 Pre-Registration. Post registration increases to $25. (19 & under $15) Age 70+ is free
Registration Opens at 7:30am
Race Starts at 9am