A 5K road race near and dear to GBRC!
GBRC’s very own Matt Valli is the the race director of New England Community College’s Campus Classic 5K! Check out the race and help us support Matt!
The NECC Campus Classic 5K and Fun Run features something for everyone! Run in the 5k through Northern Essex Community College’s beautiful Haverhill Campus and the surrounding neighborhood, walk the same route with friends and family, or join in the Fun Run on our track (ages 12 and under). Celebrate after the race events with music, face painting, awards, refreshments and giveaways from area vendors. If you are a proud college graduate or current student, you are encouraged to wear apparel from your college as you run or walk.
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Location: Northern Essex Community College’s Haverhill Campus, 100 Elliott St., Haverhill, MA (directions)
Race Time: 5K starts at 10 a.m. Fun Run Starts at 9 a.m.
Race Course: 5K USATF certified course. Fun Run features age-appropriate distances on the NECC track.
Walkers Welcome: No walking awards.
T-shirts: The first 200 runners to enter 5K and the first 50 participants to enter the Fun Run receive t-shirts.
5K Entry Fee: Online registration will remain open until April 30. Printable registration form available here.
- NECC student fee: $18; (Please download the printable form to register at the student rate.)
- Adults: $25 before April 25; $30 after April 25.
- Kids’ Fun Run: $10.
Race Timing: This event will be timed by Bay State Race Services.
Awards: Top three male and female overall plus top three in age divisions: 14 and under, 15-18, 19-25, 26-30, 31-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+. All Fun Run participants will receive an award.
If you are a proud college graduate or current student, you are encouraged to wear apparel from your college as you run or walk.
Proceeds to benefit the NECC Annual Fund, which provides support for student scholarships and academic programs.
Want to train with a group? It’s not too late to join our beginner 5K training program!