Please join us on Mothers Day, Sunday May 13th at 10:00 am, for Nancy's Mother's Day 5K Run-Walk. We promise a fun and festive start to Mother’s Day while raising money for an important cause in our area: Opioid Awareness.

The Race: A USATF Sanctioned Event, the 5K loop course starts and finishes at the Elks Lodge in Chelmsford, 300 Littleton Road (Route 110), and runs through scenic and historic neighborhoods. Thanks to Assurance Technology Corporation for allowing the race to use their parking lot, which is across the street from the Elks. Including the Elks lot we have free, off-street parking for 240 vehicles! 

Entry-Fee: Standard Entry fee is $30.  Race day entry is $35. Under 16 entry fee is available for $20. On-line entry only, until race day.

T-Shirts:  All runners and walkers registered by April 30 will receive a high quality tech shirt featuring  the “Nancy’s Run Logo”  available in women’s and men’s sizes as well as youth's medium and large. This year shirts are neon green!

Start Time: Walkers and Runners start together at 10:00. 

Race Timing:Accurate timing by the highly regarded Yankee Timing. We will again  utilize chip timing this year to avoid any delays with the posting of results. Custom Bibs and live race results will also be provided. 

Awards:There will be lots of awards. Three deep in 5 year age groups, except for teenagers which have slightly smaller age groups: 0-12 years, 13-16 years, 17-19 years, 20-24 years, 25-29 years, and so on up to 80+. Age group winners (first second and third) will receive Nancy’s Logo Coffee Mug (hot chocolate mug for the youngsters). Overall Female and Male winners will receive gift certificates. This year, In honor of our local heroes, Police Officers, Fire Fighters and EMT's, we will provide three deep awards for the "Local Hero" Category.

Kid Fun Run and Child Care: A ‘fun run’ for kids, not registered in the race, at 9:30 and each participant receives a medal. 


Post Race:We celebrate your success at the finish! Participants will receive a complimentary flute of Sparkling Grape Juice or Sparkling Wine (in a separate over 21 area of the Elk's Pavilion), as well as water and some interesting snacks. Music, appropriate for a festive day, will be provided by the popular DJ Patch.

Race Raffle:Everyone loves raffles so there will be a few great baskets if you wish to take a chance.

Run for Someone:Running to show your support for someone or in memory of someone? We will provide a (free) clear vinyl pouch so you can wear a favorite picture (4” by 6” picture) during the race! No picture? We will provide a card so that you can be creative and proudly wear your own message. 

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