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The 9th Annual Race for Open Space 5k Run/Walk

Saturday, November 5, 2016
The Glen at the beginning of the Sakonnet Greenway Trail 298 Linden Ln. PortsmouthRI  02871
Saturday, November 5, 2016
The Glen at the beginning of the Sakonnet Greenway Trail 298 Linden Ln. PortsmouthRI  02871

About This Activity

5k Cross country style loop course on a nature trail and paved road, boardwalks and bridges in some areas, no major hills.  Strollers and leashed dogs welcome in to join walkers.

NEW THIS YEAR!!! 6 Week Training Program!!! Join Lizzie Benestad, a certified coach with Road Runners Club of America. Program starts Wednesday, September 28, 5:30 p.m. at Gaudet Middle School track in Middletown, RI. $80 fee includes race registration and individualized training plans. For additional information contact Lizzie at ejbenestad@gmail.com.

Team Requirements: Teams must have at least 4 people.

MILITARY DISCOUNT

Early bib pick-up available at Run Newport, 16 Long Wharf Mall South, Newport RI on November 4 from 12-6pm. 1 hour parking validation at Brick Market Lot. All race participants and those who pick up bibs at the store will receive 20% discount off all purchases at Run Newport on November 6th, 7th, and 8th.

Event details and schedule

Race start time 10:30.  Registration 9am-10:15.  11am-1pm light refreshments & awards at the end of the race.

Start:  The beginning of the Sakonnet Greenway Trail, located next to the "Brown House" at The Glen in Portsmouth, RI.  The Glen entrance is on Route 138 between Union Street and Sandy Point.

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Map & Direction

The Glen at the beginning of the Sakonnet Greenway Trail 298 Linden Ln. PortsmouthRI  02871
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