Gnoca 5k Run/Walk In Honor Of Jackie Poor And Paula Holm

Event Date

Sun, Sep 26, 2021


Newburyport, MA

About This Activity

With the gracious assistance and support of the Winners Circle Running Club, we invite you to enjoy a 5K run or family-friendly stroll through scenic Newburyport, starting and ending at Michael's Harborside.

Pre-register here as a team or an individual by Thursday, September 23, or you may also register on race-day beginning at 8:00 AM. Adult pre-registration is $25, or $30 on race-day (ages12-17 registration $15). 

This annual community event helps fund GNOCA's mission of providing support and assistance to local women living with ovarian cancer and their families, contributes to critical research, and provides education and awareness about this disease.

Be part of the movement to raise awareness and promote early detection of this silent killer. Together we CAN make a difference!!!

Schedule of events: 
8:00 am to 9:30 am:  check in for pre-registrants
8:00 am to 9:30 am:  day of registration sign-up
9:45 am:  Welcome ceremony and speeches
10:00 am:  Run/Walk starts
Presentation of runner prizes and awards immediately following race at approximately 11:00 am

Note:  free parking is available at Michael's Harborside

Registration Instructions:  We have a new (and hopefully easier) sign-up process and platform. Directions:
1. Click to sign up as “In Person” or “Virtual”
2. Enter your registration information
3. Confirm which GNOCA event you are attending – In Person or Virtual
4. At this point, you can add additional registrations
6. Review Waiver and Click check box
7. Select your T-Shirt size and whether you are running or walking 
8. Become A Fundraiser to create your page or click continue at the bottom of the page as it is not required to become a fundraiser.
9. Pick an option – No Team, Join Existing Team, Create New Team
10. This is where you add images and share your story; an email will be sent to you to create your own url (
11. Enter payment information

Donation Instructions: 
For participants: click the Donate button at the top right-hand corner, then scroll to the middle and you will see individuals under the fundraiser tab that is already selected 
For teams: click the Donate button at the top right-hand corner, then scroll to the middle and click on the "Team Fundraiser" tab and select from the list of teams

For more 5K Run/Walk information, call Deb Green at 978-225-6700 or email

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