Ipswich Rotary

Event Date

Sat, Jun 21, 2014


Ipswich, MA

About This Activity

Each event will start on Waldingfield Road & each route is unique.  Walkers are assured of a leisurely stroll, or hike, on relatively flat trails through the woods, across fields and beside the Ipswich River.  Runners compete against the clock and can find the eclectic combination of pavement, trail and country road to be both scenic and challenging.  One would be hard pressed to find another race course that encompasses the beauty of Appleton Farms: the route winds its way past grazing cows, through lush forest, down rolling hills, past split-rail fences & aged stone walls and over a wooden bridge.  Photos of Appleton Farms & the exact course routes can be viewed online at www.ipswichrotary5k.com

Proceeds to Benefit

The Ipswich Rotary Charitable Trust

A Non-Profit, Tax Deductible endeavor which finances local programs and scholarships as well as International Programs.

Detailed Program info available at www.ipswichrotary.com

Event schedule and times

3.5K Walk 9:00 am

$10 Pre-Registration $15 Race Day

5K & 10K Run 10:00 am

$22 Pre-Registration $27 Race Day

$12 High School Students & Under

1 Mile Kids Run 10:45 am


Shirts for 1st 200 runners of 5K & 10K

Rain or Shine

Also pre-register in person at the Ipswich YMCA on Friday, June 20th 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Online registration closes midnight, Thursday June 19th.


 This is not your average day at the races!  Rotary has put together a festive tented area for kids and parents.  While the trees rustle about you in the summer breeze, the kids can enjoy face painting, walk, sack races, balloons and demonstrations.  Grab a cold soft drink and a hot dog while the kids (12 and under) are off running in their very own road race-every child who finishes gets their own ribbon.  The scheduled events are constantly being updated online at www.ipswichrotary5k.com.  So be sure to check it out!


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