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KICK OUT MESOTHELIOMA 5-MILER & 1.5 MILE WALK IN MEMORY OF JOHN W. GRIFFIN (1941-2003)
What: Kick Out Mesothelioma 5-Miler & 1.5 Mile Walk
When: Thursday August 28th, 2014 6PM
Packet Pickup*: Maine Running Company 309 Marginal Way Portland, Maine
Start Location: Cutter St & Eastern Promenade /Finish at Sewage Treatment Plant Rd & Marginal Way
For whom: Proceeds benefit Mesothelioma Research. Race is in memory of John W. Griffin, a pipefitter, Navy veteran, & City Councilor who passed away in 2003 after a 1 month diagnosis of cancer including mesothelioma.
After party is at Fore Play Sports Pub 436 Fore St with food, Coors Light & Shipyard Beverage Specials & football games on HD TVs.
ALL PARTICIPANTS ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE FOR A PAIR OF TICKETS FOR THE OCTOBER 5TH NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS VS CINCINNATI BENGALS GAME(PARTICIPANTS & SPECTATORS MAY PURCHASE ADDITIONAL CHANCES ONLINE OR EVENT DAY FOR $5 PER CHANCE)
Cost: 5-Miler W/SHIRT $17, 5-Miler NO SHIRT $15,
1.5 Mile Walk W/SHIRT $15, NO SHIRT $12
Awards: Top 2 Overall and Top 2 in 10-year age groups 19 & Under through 80 & Over
Team Awards NEW IN 2014: Top Club, Corporate, and Open Teams (4 person minimum to score)
$20 Race Day Registration for both events. Registration/Packet Pickup 4-5:45PM @ Maine Running Co.
*This is a point-to-point race for packet pickup and the after party. Finish for both events is 0.3 miles from Maine Running Company. Maps will be provided. The rides there are your responsibility. WE WILL HAVE SHUTTLES. PLEASE DO NOT PARK NEAR THE START AREA, DUE TO CONCERT SET-UP.
Directions to Start
From Maine Running Company on Marginal Way, take a left out of the parking lot onto Diamond St and turn left onto Fox St. At your second stop sign bear slightly to the left and continue up Walnut St. Continue to the end and turn right onto the Eastern Promenade, race start is 0.5 miles on your left.
Directions to Fore Play Sports Pub
Follow Marginal Way to Franklin St & turn left at the light. At your 5th set of lights turn right onto Fore St. Fore Play 0.3 miles on your left.
Questions contact Race Director Tony Myatt Tonedog86@aol.com
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