TRail Running Festival | 2019

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“Trails Less Traveled”

 BTA/BOLT will host its Third Annual Trail Running Festival on Sunday October 20, 2019 at 665 Main Street in West Boxford. This is a fun outdoor community event for all ages. Bring the entire family to experience beautiful vistas, autumn foliage and “Trails Less Traveled”.

Festivities will include a fun morning of races, DJ and Music by Dance Music Express, Cookout, Awards Ceremony, Free Raffle and Ipswich Ale’s “Tapmobile”.

Online Registration: Now available through North Shore Timing Company  https://www.northshoretimingonline.com/reglive2017.aspx?eventyear_id=1621

Online Registration closes October 17, 2019. Registration fees increase $ 5.00 on August 1st.

Race Day Registration: 8 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. at race site

Pre-Registration Packet Pickup: October 19th, at New England Running Company, 43 Enon Street, Beverly

10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

Race Day Packet Pick Up: 8 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. at race site.

Long Sleeve Race Shirt: Guaranteed to the first 100 entrants who register by October 1st. 

Timing and Results: North Shore Timing Company will time the 5K and 10K runs. Results will be posted at the race and on line.

1K Fun Run Awards: will be presented immediately after the fun run.

5K Run Awards: will be presented after the completion of the 5K run.

10K Run Awards: will be presented shortly after the presentation of the 5K run awards and when most of the 10K runners have finished.

Free Raffle Prizes: You won’t be disappointed!

Ipswich Ale’s “Tapmobile”:  Big Red will be serving Beer for $ 6.00 and Root Beer Soda for $2.00.

Portable Toilets: There will be portable toilets on site.

Dogs: Although we are dog lovers, no dogs will be allowed on the premises.

Parking: Parking will be in a large field adjacent to the race site. Parking attendants will direct you. If you are able to car pool with a friend, we would appreciate it.

Pictures: We will have a photographer on course and a photographer at the finish line. Photos will be posted online.

Directions: Follow signs from West Boxford Village to 665 Main Street. You will then be directed to the parking area.

Volunteer Opportunities:  If you would like to help out please contact Priscilla.

For More Information: Contact Priscilla Welch at 978-808-5054 or pwelch@danforthcarey.com

 

1K Fun Run

Start Time: 9:00 A.M.

Entry Fee: $15 before August 1st / $20 August 1st to race day.

Ages 5 – 10.  A parent may accompany his or her child during the fun run at no charge.

Children participating in the 1K Fun Run will be limited to this event.

The 1K race course is a carriage path loop through a field next to the race site.

Medals will be given to each 1K Fun Run participant and first place awards will be given to the first male and female finisher.

5K Walk

Start Time: 10:00 AM.

Entry Fee: $20 before August 1st/ $25 August 1st to race day.

The minimum age is 5 years.

Walkers should start in the back.

5K Run

Start Time: 10:00 A.M.

Entry Fee: $25 before August 1st/ $30 August 1st to race day.

The minimum age is 5 years.

Walkers and Runners for the 5K will start at the same time.

The course is made up of carriage paths through beautiful pastures, forests, hills and single and double track trails which have some roots and small rocks. 

There will be several water stops.

Awards for the 5K Run will be given to first place overall male and female and division awards will be given to the first, second and third place male and female in each 10 year category as follows:

14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 +

10K Run

Part of the 2019 North Shore Endurance Trail Series sponsored by New England Running Company & Salomon

Start Time: 10:00 A.M.

Entry Fee: $30 before August 1st/ $35 August 1st to race day.

The minimum age is 5 years.

The course is made up of carriage paths through beautiful pastures, forests, hills and single and double track trails which have some roots and small rocks.

There will be two water stops.

Awards for the 10K Run will be given to first place overall male and female and division awards will be given to the first, second and third place male and female in each 10 year category as follows:

14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 +

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Below is info from the 2018 Run.

Thank you 'Boxford Trail Running Festival' race participants, volunteers and sponsors.

BTA/BOLT, Inc.’s second annual Boxford Trail Running Festival, held on October 21st in West Boxford, was very well attended and attracted families and runners of all ages. The events included a 1K kid’s fun run, 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run and 20K run followed by a cookout, awards ceremony, DJ and free raffle.

We would like to thank all those who sponsored, volunteered and participated in the event. All the proceeds help support BTA/BOLT’s mission to conserve and protect open space, as well as maintain over 100 miles of trails which are open to the public.

For detailed race results, visit: www.coolrunning.com.

For race photos visit: https://lindsaywelchphotography.pixieset.com/btabolt/

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