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:||October, 2014, Date TBD|
|Place:||Starts & finishes at Horne Street Elementary School, 78 Horne Street, Dover, NH|
|Distance:||5K, with a 2 mile fitness walk option|
|Entry Fee:||2014 fees TBD. 2013 fees: $15 pre-entry before October 17, $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 October 10 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 ½ mile is gently downhill, the next mile rolls uphill, and the last half of the course is flat with a downhill finish.|
|Registration:||Registration closed for 2013|
|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 ½ mile to the second light, and turn right onto Central Avenue / Route 9. Go ½ mile (Walgreens on your right) and turn right onto Glenwood Avenue. Go 100 yards and take your second left, Horne Street. The school is ¼ mile down on the right.
152 Boxwood Lane
Dover, NH 03820
Click here for the 2013 results|
Click here for the 2012 results
Click here for the 2011 results
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