Newburyport River Run Half Marathon and Relay
Start: Sunday, May 19, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Newburyport , MA 01950
Registration Closing Date
Saturday, May 18, 2013 @ 12:00 PM (EDT)
Want to run one of the most scenic and flat courses in Newburyport? The course travels along scenic Water Street which offers great views of the Merrimac River. Approximately 4 miles into the run you will pass through the beautiful marshes of Newbury, past farmland and then out through historic High Street lined with mansions of Newburyport. Trace your steps back to the finish line, and you ll be greeted by cheering fans, family and the great sounds and energy at the Finish Line Festival.
Packet pickup before the run will be held at Fuel Training Studio, 75 Merrimac St. 5th Floor, Saturday, May 18th 4-6 pm. We highly recommend picking up your packet and bib # on Saturday. Race day will be very busy!Race Day registration (cash or check only) and packet pickup available 7:30-8:45 am, 260 Merrimack St. behind the Towle Building. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the ONE FUND!! BOSTON STRONG! Fuel Training Studio is the event organizer for this race. Directly after the run there will be a post race party with live music & food. The beer tent is sponsored by Budweiser (Anheuser-Busch). Each registered race participant over 21 will receive 2 beer tickets. You must be at least 12 to run the relay and 16 to run the 1/2. The relay legs will be 3.8 miles, a 10k and the last part will be a 5 K. PRIZES: Individual Prizes:1st place male and female:$250 cash prize2nd place male and female:Prizes provided by Greater Boston Running Company3rd place male and female:Women s prize provided by NorthFaceMen non-cash prizeRelay Teams: 1st and 2nd place prizes provided by TimberlandPlease join our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/newburyportriverrun?fref=ts<img