The Auburndale Community Association is a non-profit organization founded to promote Auburndale village in the city of Newton, MA. The ACA hosts the Rove the Cove 5k road/trail race. This year all proceeds from the race will go to support the Auburndale Community Library - our local library run by volunteers. The race starts and finishes in the picnic area of The Cove. Plenty of parking, bathroom facilities, t-shirts, water stations, and prizes raffled at the end. This event is sanctioned by USA Track & Field.Course The course runs on wooded trails and winds through neighborhood streets. Expect gravel, roots, rocks, and possibly mud on trail sections if it's been rainy. Dogs on leash are allowed. Baby joggers are allowed but there are many trail hazards, so be aware! Also, we will ask runners with baby joggers and dogs to move to the back during the start. Water stations at start, mile 1, mile 2, and finish.Awards Post race raffle. We raffle off gift certificates donated by local businesses. You don't have to win the race to win a prize!!
Event details and schedule
Date / Time: Saturday, June 23 start 9:30 AM. Check-in/same-day registration starts at 8:30 AM. Contact: Adrian Bishop firstname.lastname@example.org or 8576360330
Custom "Rove the Cove" t-shirt to the first 100 registrants. We will reserve t-shirts for pre-registrants so you get the size you requested. If there are additional t-shirts on race day we will give them away first come, first served, but proper sizing is not guaranteed. Directions The Cove in Auburndale, MA.Use "100 W. Pine St., Auburndale, MA" in your GPS.Post race food We'll have bagels, fruit, cookies, and water for all finishers.
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Map & Direction
Rove the Cove100 W. Pine StreetAuburndale, MA 02466