The Granite Foundation

The Granite Foundation is the umbrella charity for Fergus & Jennifer Cullen.

Horne Street School 5K Run & 2 Mile Fitness Walk

Beneficiary:Race proceeds benefit the Horne Street School Parent-Teacher Group.
Time:September 21, 2014 (Sunday) at 9:00 a.m.
Place:Starts & finishes at Horne Street Elementary School, 78 Horne Street, Dover, NH
Distance:5K, with a 2 mile fitness walk option
Entry Fee:$15 pre-entry before September 18 (what a bargain!), $20 race-day entry; children in the fourth grade or younger are free (but still must be pre-registered or register the day of the race and an adult must sign a waiver); all children will get a medal; shirts are available to anyone for $12 extra; shirts are guaranteed to those who a) pre-register by September 11 and b) order one in advance; some shirts may be available for purchase on race day while supplies last but no guarantees!
Course Description:A mix of paved roads and sidewalks passing through residential neighborhoods. The first mile is gently downhill, the next mile rolls uphill, and the last half of the course is flat with a downhill finish.
Prizes:Awards will be handed out at the end of the race for overall winners and age group winners.
All children in the run or walk will receive a medal.
Facilities:Parking on the grounds of Horne Street School & on the streets around the school. School will be open in the event of rain. Bathrooms available in the school.
Directions:Use google maps to get to 78 Horne Street, Dover NH, or use the following:

Directions: From the North: Take the Spaulding Turnpike / Rt. 16 to Exit 9, marked to Somersworth. At the end of the ramp, turn right. Go mile to the second light, and turn right onto Central Avenue / Route 9. Go mile (Walgreens on your right) and turn right onto Glenwood Avenue. Go 100 yards and take your second left, Horne Street. The school is mile down on the right.
Contact:Fergus Cullen
152 Boxwood Lane
Dover, NH 03820
603-520-5450 mobile
Results: Click here for the 2013 results
Click here for the 2012 results
Click here for the 2011 results

Course Map

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