19th Annual Jerry's Run For All Ages 5K

Wakefield, Mass

Saturday November 6th, 2021.

Flagship Race of the New England 65 Plus Runners Club


Race Mission: To provide a quality 5K Road Race for athletes of all ages from under 10 to over 100 years old! And to give back to the Wakefield Community providing support for education, for active lifestyles and for a healthy environment.

In-person and Virtual Race Options

5K USATF Certified Course - Flat & Blistering Fast around Beautiful Lake Quannapowitt!

Over 30 cash awards totalling over $2500 will be given out.

Only in person participants are eligible for cash and other awards.

The race benefits:

The Wakefield Educational Foundation and

The Friends of Lake Quannapowitt


In-Person Race date: Saturday, November 6, 2021

Start Time: 10:00 am; Sunshine start at 9:40 am

Location: Old Comverse Building, 100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA

Virtual Race Date: Sunday, November 1 to 11:59 pm, Saturday, November 6, 2021

Note: If due to safety issues or by Wakefield or Massachusetts restrictions we cannot do an in-person race, the race will become a virtual race.

Online Registration with Lightbox is open.

Online registration closes November 4 at 12 noon. (To be guaranteed a race shirt register online by October 22).

Snail mail mailing deadlines – must be postmarked by October 29, 2021. (To be guaranteed a race shirt must be postmarked by October 14).


Registration fees for 2021 for both In-Person and Virtual

Online for Age 16 to 64: $25 before 9/1, $30 on or after 9/1

Snail mail for 16 to 64: $28 before 9/1 and $33 on or after 9/1

Day of $35 (cash or check only)

Age considerations: Age 15 & under and 65 to 79 $20 before 9/1 and $25 on or after 9/1, 80+ (free)

Jerry's Run For All Ages does not give refunds or allow transfers of registration to a future year or another participant.


Shirts

Long-sleeve unisex tech shirt in xsmall, small, medium, large, xl, xxl & xxxl

Last day to register to receive a guaranteed shirt: online – October 22; snail mail – postmarked by October 14th.

Left over shirts available to participants that registered after shirt deadline: At completion of race (around 11:00 am) – First come first served but must present bib to receive a shirt.

No mailing fee for virtual runners. And if the in-person race becomes a virtual race, we will mail shirts and/or have a pickup location somewhere but this is to be worked out later.

No shirt option Thanks but I do not need another race shirt! Please use the cost of the shirt as a donation to support the race charities – Wakefield Educational Foundation & the Friends of Lake Quannapowitt!

Awards:

Age Graded Award for 40 plus participants (Cash Award): Top 10 male and female: 1st $200, 2nd $175, 3rd $150, 4th $125, 5th $100, 6th $75, 7th $50, 8th $25, 9th $25, 10th $25.

Age Group Awards : Male & Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd: 9 & Under; 5-year age groups 10 to 19, and 60 to 100; 10-year age groups 20 to 59.

Overall Male & Female (Cash Award): 1st $100, 2nd $75, 3rd $50.

Race Walk/Power Walk Competition Male & Female (Cash Award): 1st $100, 2nd $75, 3rd $50.

Awards for Youngest Male & Female and Oldest Male & Female Participants -Participates MUST BE PRE_REGISTERED.

Raffle:

Items will be raffled off after the race. You MUST BE PRE_REGISTERED TO QUALIFY.

Parking:

There is plenty of parking near the start in the lots surrounding the office buildings.

Timeline for Runners:


Start,Nov 6th, 10 am (Sunshine Start 9:40 am)

100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA

Date Time

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August 31 Midnight Registration Price Increase

from $25 to $30 after this day for runners 16 to 64;

from $20 to $25 for 15 & Under and 65 & Over

Snail Mail (Postmarked by 5:00 pm)

from $28 to $33 after this day for runners 16 to 64;

from $23 to $28 for 15 & Under and 65 & Over


October 14 Postmarked Last Day to Register for guaranteed Race Shirt via mail-in form.


October 22 11:59 pm Last Day to Register for guaranteed Race Shirt

& to order extra shirts during the online registration


October 29 Postmarked Last day to mail in a paper registration


November 4 12 noon Online Registration Closes


RACE DAY NOV 6

Nov 6 - 8:00 to 9:40 am Packet Pick-up & Race Day Registration ($35)

100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA


7:30 to 9:30 am Plenty of Free Parking

100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA


9:40 am (Sharp) Sunshine Start - For runners/walkers needing extra time

10:00 am (Sharp!) Race Starts

10:00 to 12:00 Post Race Gathering

Food & Refreshments including many home baked delicacies

Results posted - Registration Area


10:15 to noon Limited number of Race Shirts will be available

1st come 1st served for those runners that registered

after race shirt deadline. Must present bib - Registration area


11:00 am Award Ceremony - Top Runners, Race Walkers,

Age Groups, Age Graded Awards, Youngest and Oldest

& Age Group Awards


All morning Raffle of some exciting items!

For Pre-registered Participants only


Jerry's Run For All Ages 5K course is centrally located in New England and is about 1 hour drive from Providence, RI; and less than 1 hour from Worcester, MA; from Nashua/Manchester/Concord, NH; from Portsmouth, NH and from Gloucester, MA

Directions: From 195/128 take exit 39 toward Wakefield; take the first left off North Avenue onto Quannapowitt Parkway;

The distance to the race venue at 100 Quannapowitt Parkway is 0.22 miles on the left.