Frequently Asked Questions

When is the race?
Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 10:00am

Where is the race?
The race is a loop course that starts and stops at the Lakeside Inn, 595 North Ave, Wakefield, MA 01880.

Is there parking?
There is a large parking lot at the Lakeside Inn. Carpooling is advised.

When is bib pickup?
Friday: 4-7pm Marathon Sports Melrose, 401 Main St, Melrose, MA
Saturday: 8am-9:30am Lakeside Inn Wakefield, 595 North Ave, Wakefield MA
Friday bib pick up is recommended. If you are picking up your bib on Saturday, please allow ample time for parking, bib pick up, bathrooms etc.

Can I pick up a bib for a friend?

Can walkers participate?
Yes, the race is open to walkers. This is a chip-timed race for all registrants. We ask that walkers start following the runners.

Are strollers permitted?
Yes, the race is open to runners or walkers with strollers. This is a chip-timed race for all registrants. We ask that runners or walkers with strollers start toward the back.

Is there chip timing?
Yes, there is chip timing by North Shore Timing.

Will there be awards?
Yes, there will be age group awards and prizes

What about race shirts?
Race shirts are guaranteed to all runners who registered BEFORE 1/27/20. If you registered after this date and there are extra shirts, you may receive one after the race.

How do I sign up to volunteer?
Please email to volunteer!

What does the National MS Society do?
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society's mission is: People affected by MS can live their best lives as we stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever. The NMSS supports research, education and awareness for multiple sclerosis.

How do I contact the race director with other questions?
Email us!