<B>September 6, 2014 in Peabody, MA:</b> 13th Annual International Race for Research. <b> Dedicated to Sam Berns </B> (Register TODAY)

September 6, 2014 in Peabody, MA: 13th Annual International Race for Research. Dedicated to Sam Berns (Register TODAY)


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This year marks the 13th year for our signature event in PRF's home town of Peabody, Massachusetts, and an especially meaningful one as we

Sam addresses the crowd at last year’s race
 dedicate the race to Sam Berns, the inspiration for PRF’s creation. Run the 5K route through downtown Peabody, or walk the 2-mile course with the family, then enjoy a post-race celebration of food, drinks, and awards for top finishers and all kids. Sam looked forward to this event each year, so let’s honor his memory with the biggest crowd yet.

Click Here to register for the race online and even start a fundraising page to get sponsors for your run/walk.

Get sponsors and raise even more money for research

      • Grab a friend, neighbor, relative, co-worker – anyone and everyone you know
      • Ask them to sponsor you for $10, $20 or more
      • There’s a prize for the person who raises the most in sponsorships – it could be YOU!

When: Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 9:00 am; Registration begins at 8 am

Where: Start and finish at Peabody City Hall Peabody, MA

Early Registration fees (ends 8/20):

$20 Runners- 5K only (start time 9:00 am)

$15 Walkers -2 Mile (start time 9:05 am)

$50 Family (up to 4 registrations)

Regular Registration fees (starts 8/21):

$25 Runners – 5K only

$20 Walkers- 2 Mile

$55 Family (up to 4 registrations)

Foxborough Participants

PRF will be providing FREE bus service for registered Runners/Walkers to and from Foxborough High School on Sept. 6.

Here is what you need to know:

  1. Register online (before Aug.20, to receive a t-shirt and take advantage of the early registration rates)

  2. When completing your registration be sure to Answer YES, when asked if you will be taking the bus from Foxborough

  3. On Sept. 6, check-in at the High School will start at 7:00am, this is where you will be given your race/walk number and t-shirt

  4. The bus will leave promptly at 7:45am

  5. The bus back to Foxborough will leave at approximately 11:15am, getting you back to Foxborough High School around 12:15pm

  6. Be sure to sign up on line… it will be difficult to manage walk up registration in Foxborough on Sept. 6

  7. Round trip bus transportation for race participants from Foxborough to Peabody available. Register early. Seating is limited. Day of registration and transportation not guaranteed. Children under 14 should be accompanied by a parent/guardian/supervising adult. Register your family and join the fun.

BECOME A RACE SPONSOR, click Here for details. Sponsorships start at just $100!

Directions: Route 1 to Lowell Street exit, right onto Lowell Street for 3.4 miles- 24 Lowell St. City Hall will be on your right.

Timing/Route details: Professionally coordinated, Computerized timing for runners. Route is clearly marked with signs and volunteers or police at intersections.

Awards for top finishers and all kids!

Post-race party: features free refreshments and awards ceremony.

You don't live nearby? That's OK - run in your neighborhood on the same day, or organize a race where you live. Email us for more information – we can help you, and it’s loads of fun to do!

Click HERE to register online.

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