Featured Race(s) of April
The Ring Around the Neck 5 M Road Race – voted best race course in 2013 by the North Shore Road Race Guide, offers spectacular ocean views. Begins and ends in downtown Marblehead, starting at 2:00pm.
Children’s Fun Run at Seaside Park begins at 1:00pm. Part of the YMCA of the North Shore’s 2014 Road Race Series and part of the YMCA of the North Shore’s 2014 Kids Fun Run Series!
Event schedule and times
Pre-Registration Packet Pickup available:
Lynch van/Otterloo YMCA Friday, April 25th and Saturday, April 26th.
At race venue on Sunday. April 27th.
Race Day Registration beginning at 12:00pm.
Children’s Fun Run begins promptly at 1:00pm at Seaside Park.
Adult 5 Mile Race Starts Promptly at 2:00pm, downtown Marblehead.
Awards immediately following the race.
Register today for the Ring Around the Neck 5 Miler by clicking here
The Energize the Earth 5K/10K race will kick off the Earth Festival that will open at 10am and close at 2pm. The festival will involve over a dozen vendors encouraging a more proactive, healthy lifestyle, community and planet.
Top Male and Female Finisher for each race. Age Groups: 1st, 2nd and 3rd M/F in each age group: Under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
The top male and female runners in both the 5k and 10k will also receive Barefoot awards. Register today for Energize the Earth by clicking here.
Join hundreds of runners, joggers and walkers for the 2014 Dan Ford Road Race. The 5-mile race is USATF certified with cash prizes. The 3-mile run offers both a competitive and recreational format. Each race is chip timed by Yankee Timing with time splits at every mile. Register today by clicking here.
The North Shore Fitness 5K is a USA T&F Certified Course. Mostly flat and fast. Race is hosted by Salem State University. Race is to promote and encourage a healthy lifestyle. Proceeds benefit LifeBridge, the Northeast Animal Shelter and the Wellness Center at Salem State University. Register today by clicking here.
Featured Race(s) of May
Come and celebrate active women everywhere and run the Fast Chicks 5K. As a way to give back, each year the Fast Chicks 5K will be focusing our fund raising efforts on a different community or women-based charity.
This year’s race will be raising money for
the Wellspring House.
The Wellspring House’s mission is to empower individuals and families to live more secure lives through basic needs assistance, education and job training. For more information or to donate, visit wellspringhouse.org. Register today for the Fast Chicks 5K by clicking here.
This is the fourth annual Motif #1 Day 5k and 1 mile fun run for the Rockport Public Schools Health and Wellness Programs. The race was born from the desire to get our students and community more involved in health
and wellness activities. The money raised from this event goes directly to our health and wellness programs at the Rockport Public Schools. Last year the money we raised went to planting trees to shade some of our classrooms, a new water fountain with the capability to fill a water bottle, hydroponics planting system for our science room and lots more. Register today by clicking here.
3.0 mile XC race on dirt roads and pine needle paths. Tech tshirts to first 300 entered. Cash prizes and merchandise prizes 3 deep in each age group. Huge post race raffle. All Proceeds to Benefit The Travis Eliot Landreth Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Trav’s Trail recieved honorable mention for the Best of 2013 North Shore Road Race Guide.
Register today by clicking here.
Featured Race of June
General Race Information: Whether you’re just hitting the road for the first time or already passionate about the sport, our races provide fun, festive and competitive events where everyone is welcome. Come enjoy beautiful ocean views as you run along the scenic coastline on Cape Ann and race towards our huge finish line arch!
The 2014 YuKanRun.com Twin Lobster Race Series is a totally unique race concept. Warm up with our 1-Mile Race as your run past the historic Fisherman’s Memorial Statue. Then enjoy a mostly flat and fast half marathon course as you race to Eastern Point and along the beautiful back shore.
Participate in either of the 2014 Twin Lobster races and earn a YuKanRun.com technical race shirt. Complete the half marathon and earn a custom finisher’s medal. Runners that complete both of the Twin Lobster races will also receive a custom YuKan backpack. With all that running, you deserve it! Register today by clicking here.