The Benny Brackett Memorial 5K Race is held each October as a fundraiser for the Keene High Boys Cross Country Teaq, BUT, mostly is held to remember Benny. He was a member of a State Championship Team in 2000. Ben died on March 1, 2012 in a skiing accident in the Sierras of northern California. The race is well supported by Ben's running, and non-running friends through their donations and participation.
Event details and schedule
The race is held at on the althletic field behind Keene High School, 43 Arch St., Keene NH. Registration table will be open at 8 AM and the race witll start at 9 AM. The course is the same one used by the High School team for their meets. It is flat and fast, and runs through the High School fields and an adjacent City park. Awards will be immediatley after the end of the race.
Benny Brackett Memorial Race