They are back, back, back again! The annual Stride 5k Run/Walk is here again! This 5k Stride is a run or walk around Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield to benefit MelroseWakefield Hospital.
Participants will be able to enjoy a scenic 3-mile route, a custom running shirt, and post-race festivities. Including snow cones, lawn games, giveaways, and entertainment, all while helping to raise vital funds to keep the community healthy.
Several awards will be given out to multiple racers and teams. Including the Top Three Overall Male and Female Finishers, 1st Place Male and Female in each of the following age groups: 15 and under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+ Then, team awards are handed out to the largest team and the fastest team.
To sign-up for the 2022 Stride 5k, registration costs $25, $30 the day of the race, and $15 for kids aged 15 or younger.
One of the greatest and most unique parts of the Stride 5k is that it takes place at night. Less need to worry about sunscreen, sweating, and the sun. Taking place Wednesday, August 10th at 6 pm. At 1 Church Street, Wakefield, MA US 01880.