About the race

Time and Place:
Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 9am
Starts & finishes at Horne Street Elementary School
78 Horne Street, Dover, NH 03820

5K, with a 2 mile fitness walk option


Entry Fee:
$20 pre-entry before September 13, 2017 (what a bargain!), $25 race-day entry; children in the fourth grade or younger are free (but still must be pre-registered or register the day of the race and an adult must sign a waiver); all children will get a ribbon; shirts are available to anyone for $12 extra; shirts are guaranteed to those who a) pre-register by September 7, 2017 and b) order one in advance; some shirts may be available for purchase on race day while supplies last but no guarantees!

Course Description:
A mix of paved roads and sidewalks passing through residential neighborhoods. The first ½ mile is gently downhill, the next mile rolls uphill, and the last half of the course is flat with a downhill finish.
View the course map

Awards will be handed out at the end of the race for overall winners and age group winners. All children in the run or walk will receive a medal.

Parking on the grounds of Horne Street School & on the streets around the school. School will be open in the event of rain. Bathrooms available in the school.

Horne Street Elementary School
78 Horne Street, Dover, NH 03820

From the North: Take the Spaulding Turnpike / Rt. 16 to Exit 9, marked to Somersworth. At the end of the ramp, turn right. Go ½ mile to the second light, and turn right onto Central Avenue / Route 9. Go ½ mile (Walgreens on your right) and turn right onto Glenwood Avenue. Go 100 yards and take your second left, Horne Street. The school is ¼ mile down on the right.

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Co-race directors Jenny & Fergus Cullen
152 Boxwood Lane
Dover, NH 03820

Race proceeds benefit the Horne Street School Parent-Teacher Group.