Newburyport, MA — Fuel Training Studio will be holding its fourth annual Newburyport River Run Half-Marathon and 5k Race on the morning of May 15th at 9:15 am. The USATF certified race course travels along scenic Water Street before heading out to the beautiful marshes of Newbury, past farmland and then back down High Street before finishing at Cashman Park on Merrimac Street. A portion of the race proceeds will go to the Pan Mass Challenge. The PMC bike-a-thon raises money for life-saving cancer research and treatment at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
Prizes will be given to top runners in various age groups, and all 13.1 runners finishers will receive a race metal. A festive environment including complimentary food from Michael’s Harborside and beer for runners, music will follow the race near the finish line in Cashman Park. The 13.1 race begins at 9:15 AM and the 5k begins at 9:30 AM. Top male and female 13.1 runners receive $300 first prizes.
Local sponsors of the race include, Greater Boston Running Company, Budwieser, Michael’s Harborside, New Engalnd Foot And Ankle, amongst others. Vendor booths will be onsite for the event.
For more information including cost and registration information for the River Run Half Marathon and 5K, you can visit Fuel Training Studio’s website at http://www.fueltrainingstudio.com/category/event/ or call 617.694.5489.