Holiday Races Part 2. There is some over lap with Holiday Races Part 1 in terms of dates but I tried not to list a race on both posts.
Merry Christmas, Happy New Year and be careful out there!
Saturday December 7th
Jolly Jaunt Springfield 5K, kids fun run, 11AM, Springfield, MA. Part of the New Balance Jolly Jaunt 5K Road Race Series. Raising funds to support Special Olympics Massachusetts. $35 reg. fee, $40 race day reg. Free jingle bells to all runners, prizes for anyone who raises at least $100.
Frozen 5K, 11AM, Laconia, NH, $25.00. Proceeds to benefit the LNH Children’s Christmas Auction. First 250 finishers receive a cool mug to fill with coffee or hot chocolate.
Jingle Bell Run/Walk, 10AM Schenectady, NY. $25, $30 race day registration – opens at 8:30AM. Proceeds benefit Arthritis Foundation.
Reindeer 5k Run, 8:00 AM, Souderton, PA
10k Chri$tma$ Ca$h Da$h, 8:30 AM, Chambersburg, PA
Thomas F. Chester Memorial Frozen 5K, 10AM, Northport, ME, race day registration begins at 9AM. Raising funds for and awareness of ALS/Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Sunday December 8th
Truckload of Christmas Santa Claus Run, 5K run, 2K walk, 9AM, Auburn, MA. $25 for the 5K. FREE Santa hats to all runners, Wear a full Santa or Mrs. Claus outfit and they will hand you a crisp $5 bill. Bring an unwrapped child’s for the Auburn Fire Department’s Truckload of Christmas Campaign and they’ll hand you another $5.00 bill. Both races are un-timed fun runs.
Beaver Brook Winter 5K, 10AM, Hollis, NH, Reg. Fee, $20
2nd Annual Christmas Around the Bog 5K, 10AM, Carver, MA. benefits Habitat for Humanity of Greater Plymouth, MA.
Downtown Jingle 5K & Elves 1K, 11AM, Providence, RI. Jingle Bells distributed to all!
Ugly Sweater Run 5K, 11AM, Hartford, CT. $44 includes hat, 2 beers and support for Toys for Tots.
Angel Run 3.2 Miler, 2PM, Medfield, MA, proceeds benefit Medfield Outreach Program.
Saturday December 14th
Snowflake 5K, 10AM, Erie, PA, $17, $20 for race day registration.
Jingle Bell 5K run/walk, 10AM, Concord, NH, Reg. Fee $30.00, proceeds benefit Arthritis Foundation.
Jingle Bell 5K, 9AM, North Berwick, ME. Race day registration begins at 8AM
Miss Santa Holiday 5K, Esplanade, Boston, MA, 11:15AM, $35. Raising funds to Kick Cancer’s Ass.
Sunday December 15th
Holiday Run for Toys, 9:30AM, Fairfield, CT $8, $10 race day reg.
30th Annual Christmas 10k Run & 3.3 Mile Walk, 10AM, Newport,RI $22.00
Portland Brewer’s 5K Holiday Dash, 11AM, Portland, ME. Reg. Fee is $30 and you must be 21+, bring a Toys for Tots and get an additional Beer ticket!
Yule Light of the Night 2 Mile Run, 4:30PM, Louden, NH, $25, $30 race day reg. At NH Motor Speedway
Saturday December 21st
Winter Solstice 4 Miler, 11AM , Concord, NH. Raising money for the Bishop Brady HS Habitat for Humanity project. Registration starts at $15. Runners who donate $25 or more get a race shirt.
Reindeer Run 5K & Kids Fun Run, 8:30AM in Rochester, NY. Proceeds to benefit The Strong Museum. $20, $30 day of race reg. Reindeer Antlers complimentary to first 1750 registrants.
Holiday Classic 5K Walk/Run, 10AM, Hudson, NY . Reg. $16, $13 if 70+ yrs. old, closes Dec. 20th.
Sunday December 22nd
Beat Santa 5K, 10AM, Portsmouth, RI, Reg $20, $25 race day reg.
Sunday December 29th
Kris Kringle 5 Mile Run, 11AM, Leesport, PA $25, $30 after Dec. 16th. On-site registration begins at 9:30AM
Natural Resources Council of Maine Polar Bear Dip & Dash 5K, 11AM, Portland, ME. $35.00 includes Free Baxter Brewery drink ticket at one of the GREENEST events you will participate in in 2013!
First Night Saratoga 5K, 5:30PM, Saratoga, NY, $30 Part of First Night Saratoga, NY.
Philadelphia New Year’s Eve Midnight Run 5K & Party, Midnight, Philadelphia, PA. Reg $50 includes OPEN BAR at McFadden’s!!
New Year’s Eve Road Race 5K, 3PM, Montpelier, VT. $10 w/ race day registration available.
Wednesday January 1st
Sammy the Seagull’s New Year’s Day 5K, 11AM, Scarborough, ME, $18
Set the Pace 5K, 11AM, Camden, ME
Eagle Brook Saloon 5K, 10AM, Norfolk, MA $25.00
35th Annual P’Nut Butter chip Chase 5K, 12PM, Temple, NH $18.00
FirstRun Burlington, 11AM, Burlington, VT, Reg $19, race day reg begins at 9:30AM
ERC New Years Day 5 Miler, 10AM, Erie, PA, $11, $25 race day w/ cinchpack
So, there you have a few more races to finish 2013 and to start the New Year. The cold weather is here so be sure to layer appropriately and respect the cold. It can take you down for the count.