girlygirl P.A.R.T.S. 5k Run/Walk for Ovarian Cancer

5K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 27, 2014

Address

Sandwich, MA

About This Activity

NEW START TIME: 8:30 AM

Join us for this 5k. Don't worry, boys, it is not just for girls! Everyone is welcome to run or walk. The money goes to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for a Pre Screening Tool for ovarian cancer and raises much needed awareness about ovarian cancer's signs. It takes you through the most beautiful and historic parts of Sandwich. Grab your friends, make a team and make a difference! Run for your mother, your sister, your grandmother, your aunt or your wife...just run!

 

Event details and schedule

NEW START TIME FOR OUR 5K: 8:30 AM
VIP FUNDRAISING TENT-BACK AGAIN THIS YEAR!

Teams that raise 3,000 or more will have preferred access to our V.I.P. TENT. This tent will include exclusive treats and activities for our most valued fundraisers! You will relax and create special memories with your team knowing you have helped make a huge difference in our fight! NOTE: Registration fees do not count towards your team total. It must be money raised outside of your registration fees.

FREE T-SHIRTS!

Free T-shirt to the first 500 registered! Get on board early!

SLEEPWALKER-BACK AGAIN THIS YEAR

Ok, so here's the deal sleeping heads...if you can't get up on Saturday morning and want to just stay in bed. You can register as a "Sleepwalker" Registered Sleepwalkers play an essential role in spreading the word about Ovarian Cancer Awareness. They still get to enjoy many of the same benefits of running or walking with us. A FREE T-SHIRT and GOODIE BAG will be sent to you.

VENDORS & SILENT AUCTION

Bring your cash or credit cards to the race. We will have girlygear merchandise, vendors and a silent auction at pre-registration AND on race day. You can go home with something unique to remember this incredible event!

PARKING

PARKING IS LIMITED AT THE BOARDWALK BEACH PARKING LOT.  YOU MUST GET THERE EARLY TO GET A SPOT IN THIS LOT.  ONCE THIS LOT IS FULL-WE WILL HAVE OVERFLOW PARKING AT STOP AND SHOP PLAZA ON ROUTE 6A.  WE WILL HAVE SHUTTLE BUSES RUNNING BEFORE AND AFTER THE RACE TO GET YOU TO AND FROM YOUR CAR.

ON SITE PARKING WILL BE  IN THE BOARDWALK BEACH PARKING LOT.  IT IS THE BIGGER LOT AT THE END OF WOOD AVENUE.  IF YOU PUT "BOARDWALK BEACH, SANDWICH MA" INTO YOUR GARMIN -IT WILL BRING YOU TO THIS LOT.   CROSS OVER BOARDWALK TO SMALLER PARKING LOT FOR RACE START/FINISH.

WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO CARPOOL IF YOU CAN. MAKE THE DAY MORE FUN BY GETTING A GROUP TOGETHER!  IF YOU ARE ABLE TO WALK OR BIKE OVER...EVEN BETTER!

Additional Parking Information

Parking will be at Boardwalk Beach in Sandwich. Take Town Neck Road to Freeman Avenue. Turn left at the end of Freeman Ave onto Wood Avenue. This will lead you to the town lot. Participants will walk accross the Boardwalk to start the race on Boardwalk Road. What a gorgeous way to start an event!

When this lot is full, we will provide overflow parking at Stop and Shop Plaza on Route 6A.  Shuttle buses will be there to bring you to and from the Boardwalk Beach parking lot.

PRE RACE PACKET PICK UP & REGISTRATION

Friday, September 26 from 4-6:30 @ Sandwich Boardwalk you can pick up your packet early. Get your goody bag, race number and t-shirt the night before. Drive the course and enjoy the beach before the big day. Bring your cash or credit card cuz there will be lots of girlygirl gear & merchandise for sale!

DAY OF PACKET PICK UP & REGISTRATION

Saturday, September 27 from 6:30-8:00 am @ Sandwich Boardwalk. You can still register on race morning...c'mon over!

REGISTER ONLINE & SAVE MONEY

When you register online, you pay $25 for adults and $15 for kids 4-17 years old. If you register at the race site on Friday evening or Saturday morning, it will be $35 for adults and $15 for kids. Register early and save money!

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