The Ugly Sweater 5k and Merry Mile Fun Run

The Ugly Sweater 5k and Merry Mile Fun Run (or Walk)  

December 2, 2017, 9am ~ Shaw's, Route One, Falmouth 

Proceeds benefit the Falmouth Memorial Library. 

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• The Ugly Sweater 5K and Merry Fun Run / Walk Mile are part of the Very Merry Falmouth weekend celebration with many events on Friday and Saturday. The 5K is at 9 AM and the Fun Run / Walk is at 10 AM.

• The venue is located on the green space near Shaws Supermarket next to Route 1. The start and finish lines are next to the green space. 

• Bib pick up and race day registration is in the tent on the green space. 

• Refreshments will be available to runners and walkers after each event. 

• Parking will be available in the outer lots next to Route 1 keeping spaces available closer to Shaws for their customers. 

• Directions – The green space at Shaws on Rt 1 is near the intersection with Bucknam Road. Those coming from outside Falmouth can take exit 10 of Rt 295. 
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• Registration fee includes t-shirt if one registers before November 15. The fee is $30.00. Walkers are strongly discouraged from entering this event. The Fun Run / Walk is intended for any walkers. 

• Course – Rt 1 south to Rt 88. North to Old Mill, turn right, left on to Edgewater, right on to Anderson, left on to Ridgeway, left on to Rt 88, right on to Depot, right on to pedestrian way along Rt 1, right on to Shaws entrance to finish line. 

• Awards – First place male and female plus first place of each 10 year age group; 5K runners with Ugly Sweaters also eligible for first, second or third place awards for ugliest sweatshirt. 

• T-Shirts are available to runners who sign up by November 24. Ugly Sweater Merry Fun Run/Walk Mile at 10 AM - Details  
• Registration fee is free with ugly sweater. Donations are encouraged to support the Falmouth Library. The suggested amount is $15.00. T-shirts are available at extra cost. Runners and walkers will not be timed. This is an event to show off one’s ugly sweater and parade along Rt 1. 

• Course is down and back along the pedestrian way next to Rt 1.
• Awards – First, second and third place awards will be given to the ugliest sweaters as voted by runners, walkers and spectators. 5K runners can participate. 
• T-Shirts are available for sale in advance by November 24 
Enjoy the festiviites as Falmouth celebrates its 300th anniversary! 

 

 

 

Date: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am
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Running / Trails & Hiking
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Falmouth
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