Top 5 Road Races in Massachusetts to support children
Looking for a fun way to spend some time with your family and friends while helping to support the local children? Look no further. Here you can find some of the top local road races in support of children and organizations to help children expand their imagination.
#1. Children’s Museum in Easton 16th Annual Father’s Day Road Race
This year marks the 16th annual Fathers Day Road Race at the Children’s Museum in Easton, MA. All the proceeds of the race benefit the Children’s Museum, to enhance exhibits and educational activity areas for local children and their families. This is a day full of exercise and good family fun bringing more than 1,500 people together to take part in this event.
Website: Father's Day Road Race Featuring Team Hoyt
#2. Holliston 5K Road Race to benefit Children's Hospital Boston
A scenic 5K road race followed by a 1M kids' race (10 and under only). T-shirts will be given to the first 200 entrants and there will also be post-race refreshments and awards to top finishers
Website: Children's Hospital - Holliston 5K
#3. Mansfield High School All Sports Boosters 5K
The Mansfield High School All-Sport Booster Club 5k raises money to support Mansfield athletics and provide scholarships for graduating seniors.
Website: Mansfield High School All Sports Boosters 5K
#4. “Brendan's Home Run” 5K Race & Walk
The Ninth Annual running of "Brendan's Home Run" 5K Race & Walk is scheduled for Father's Day 20 June 2010 at the Belmont High School track. This event continues to attract top local athletes. The course used for Brendan's Home Run is certified by the USA Track & Field Road Running Technical Council. This program is dedicated to enhance youth development.
Website: “Brendan's Home Run” 5K Race & Walk
#5. Race for Youth 5K
Racing to help out the Youth in Roxbury and Dorchester through the YMCA of Greater Boston. Join our first annual Run for Youth 5K. Starting at the Dorchester YMCA and ending at the Roxbury YMCA with a barbeque and give aways!
Website: Race for Youth 5K