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18th Annual Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN 5k Run/Walk

Sunday, September 22, 2019
Stop & Shop Plaza 65 Rt 6A SandwichMA  02563
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Stop & Shop Plaza 65 Rt 6A SandwichMA  02563
19 & Over Running-Walking 5K - Individual Age group/open
$20.00
19 & Over Running-Walking 5K - Individual Age group/open
$20.00
Under 18 Running-Walking 5K - Individual Age group/open
$15.00
Under 18 Running-Walking 5K - Individual Age group/open
$15.00

About This Activity

The 5K starts with a brief memorial tribute at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 22, 2019, at Stop & Shop Plaza 65 Rt. 6A in Sandwich, MA. The course is a scenic 3.1-mile route around the Sandwich Marina and beach area finishing back at the Stop & Shop Plaza.

Runners and walkers are welcome. Runners will leave the starting line first with official timing by Spitler Race Systems of Pawtucket RI. Results will be posted on coolrunning.com.

The Captain Gerald F. DeConto Scholarship fund was started by Captain DeConto’s family after he was killed in the September 11th terrorist attack on the Pentagon. A scholarship is awarded each year from the fund to a deserving Sandwich High School senior.

Cash awards will be given to overall male and female winners.

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded to all age categories:
 12 and under | 13-15 | 16-19 | 20-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50-59 | 60-69 | 70-79 | 80 and over

Race day drawings open to the public; Kayak and more.

In-person registration events will be held at Stop & Shop Plaza Rt. 6A Sandwich, MA on:

 - Saturday September 21, 2019 10am to 5pm

 - Sunday September 22, 2019 7:30am to 8:30am

Event details and schedule

Race numbers and t-shirts can be picked up at the Stop & Shop Plaza 65 Rt. 6A Sandwich, MA on:

    Saturday September 21, 2019 10am to 5pm at the registration table

    or

    before the race on Sunday September 22, 2019 starting at 7:30am

 

Race starts at 9:00am.

 

For more information please see www.geralddeconto5k.com.

 

Thank you for your support!

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