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October 07, 2023

14th Annual Upton VFW Run to Remember 5K

Upton VFW • 15 Milford Street (Rt 140) UptonMA  01568 Organized by Tri-Valley Front Runners $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

About this event

RUN TO REMEMBER A VETERAN!!! Our race honors all Active, Reserve, and Guard members and veterans who served our country in the past. Each participant is encouraged to wear the name of a veteran they wish to honor. If you don’t have your “own” veteran, we’ll provide you with a veteran’s name. A great way to show support!

Run to Remember 5K In-Person Certified/Timed Run on Saturday, October 7th at 9:00am at Upton’s VFW Post.

Early registration is $25. Don’t wait to sign up!

Click Here for our R2R Certified Run Map


  • Course:

    • 5K run is a fast start, mostly flat course, 100% roads. Walkers and joggers with strollers welcome - must start behind runners. No pets please
    • Certified Course Map
  • Awards
    • Top three men and women overall. Male and female age division awards for age brackets: 12 and under; 13-15;16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+
    • Prizes also awarded to 1,2,3rd place M/F Veteran and 1st Teacher, Firefighter & Police Officer

  • Amenities
    • T-shirts available for purchase.
    • Water and toilets at check-in.
    • Water at half-way point of race.
    • Refreshments at finish.

Times :

  • 5K Race day registration from 7:45am to 8:30am at VFW.
  • Race Starts at 9am Sharp!
  • 5K Bibs & Shirts can also be picked up on Friday 10/6 from 4-7pm
  • 5K Day of race registration price is $30.
  • 5K Race start time: 9am
Children's Run
  • For children 10 and under, there will be a 1/4 mile to a full mile run (approximately) around the baseball field behind the VFW after the official 5K. Distance varies according to age.
  • Children's Run Location: Baseball field behind VFW.
  • Children's Run starts at 9:45am. Registration on-site from 8am until 9:30am.
  • Children's Run Cost is $7.00 and every kid gets a medal!

Run to Remember 5K In-Person Certified/Timed Run on Saturday, October 7th at 9:00am at Upton’s VFW Post.

There is a registration option for Virtual Run to Remember 5K. Complete before Oct 7th. Registration includes race bib and t-shirt option.

Early registration is $25. Don’t wait to sign up!

Event details and schedule

Please use all safe practices when running, walking and 'dashing'. Please follow state guidelines for Covid-19 safety.

Follow us on Upton VFW Facebook Page for the latest updates! Thank you and we hope to see you there!

Upton VFW Race Team


Upton VFW

15 Milford Street (Rt 140) UptonMA  01568

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5K Runner - Runner


Walking- 1.4 Mi - Walker


Virtual 5K Run or Walk 1.4 Mi - Virtual 5K run or Walk 1.4Mi


Kids Fun Run - 1 Kids Run


Kids Fun Run - 2 Kids Running



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