Run for STEM - Race Day Info

AFCEA 5K Run for STEM​      

When:

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time:
7:30 AM - Registration & Check-In Opens
8:45 AM - Registration & Check-In Closes
9:00 AM - Race Start Time
10:30 AM - Awards Ceremony

*All times subject to change

Where to

Park:

Minuteman High School

758 Marrett Rd.

Lexington, MA  02421

Parking lot

to Course:

There will be event workers helping participants and spectators cross Marrett Rd. to get to the race start/finish line on the Minuteman National Park Trail (see map)
Course:
Who:

Open to all ages.  Runners and walkers.

Entry Fee:

$20* - Online

$30* - Day of race 

*All participants are eligible for the raffle.  
Starting Assignment:
All participants will be starting at the same time.  We ask that all walkers go to the rear of the lineup behind the runners.  Please remember to wear your race number on the front of your shirt.
Running Safety:
Spotters will be located along the trail to assist with any runners in need of help. Contact with local emergency services will be readily available.

Water will be available at the Finish line

The Trail is open to the public. Please be respectful of other pedestrians on the Trail.

Please refrain from the use of ear buds or headphones during the race.

The course will be clearly marked and course maps will be available at registration tables.  It is the responsibility of the runner to be familiar with course.

The course takes place on a dirt path. The trail is tightly packed, but there are roots, rocks, and other impediments. Stay alert as you run, and please watch your footing.

Please do not run more than two (2) runners abreast along the course, as you will impede the faster runners. Stay to the right side of the trail if you need to slow down or walk.
Restrooms:
There are restrooms available for use at Minuteman High School that may be used during the duration of the event.  Please be considerate to private property and others.
Water:
There will be water available near the registration tables at Minuteman High School as to help maintain the cleanliness of our National Park.

Finishing

Procedures:

The top male and female runners will be announced at 10:30 AM during the awards ceremony.  The race raffle will take place shortly afterwards.
Race Results:
Race results will be posted on this website as soon as possible after race concludes. Be sure to check back to see the results!