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Annual Applefest 5K Road Race


23RD ANNUAL APPLEFEST

 

5K ROAD RACE

 

Saturday, September 19, 2015 -

 

10:00 A.M.


 

Thank You to our Applefest 5K Sponsors:
 
 

 

 

 

 


PINK LADY SPONSOR
 
 
 
CORTLAND SPONSORS
 
 
MACINTOSH SPONSORS

 

5K TRAINING SPONSOR

 

New Life Health and Wellness


 
Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available


Start/Finish: Zeh School, 33 Howard Street, Northborough, MA

 

Course: Measured 5K course along scenic country roads Amenities: Well marked and monitored course.

Post race refreshments.

Prizes to all top finishers.

Time and Scoring: Yankee Timing(Walkers are welcome, but will not be timed.)

Registration: T-Shirt pick-up and race day registration begins at 8:30 A.M. at the Zeh School
Fees: Shirts are guaranteed to all participants who are registered before September 10, 2015.  After September 10th, shirts will be availalble on a first come first served basis.  Entry fees are $25.00 before September 10th, and $27.00 after September 10th.  
  
*New in 2015* 
The Applefest 5k will introduce:

 

The First Annual Company Team Challenge

 

50 Yard Appleseed Dash for children under 12 

 

This year we are also proud to announce that we are the Official 5k of the
Massachusetts Senior Games! 


DIRECTIONS TO SITE:

From Points East: Take I-290 West to Exit 24 (Church St./Northborough/Boylston). Turn left at end of ramp. Travel 1.7 miles on Church Street to Howard Street on left.

From Points West: Take I-290 to Exit 24 (Church St./Boylston/Northborough).
Merge right with traffic at end of ramp. Travel 1.6 miles on Church Street to Howard Street on left.

From Route 20: Take Route 20 to Northborough Center. Between CVS Pharmacy and Mobil gas station is Church Street. Turn onto Church Street, Howard Street is 0.3 miles up on the right.

 
Interested in Sponsorship/advertising opportunities for 2015?
 
Is your business interested or would like to contribute raffle prizes?
Contact 508.836.4444

Applefest 5k Run/Walk

 

Company Fitness Challenge

 

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Race Time: 10:00 am

Zeh School, 33 Howard Street, Northborough

 

Get Active with Corridor Nine!  Corridor Nine is joining the Health and Wellness Revolution by adding a Company Fitness Challenge to this year's 5k Run/Walk.  We are inviting area businesses to organize a team at this year's race in the spirit of promoting workplace wellness, camaraderie, and fun!

 

All are welcome!  This race is perfect for walkers, joggers, first-time runners, and experienced athletes.  If you work for a small, mid-size or large company, a school or are self-employed, join us!

 

Company Fitness Challenge Perks for Participating:


 

Complimentary Race T-shirt to all participants

Photo of Company Team Posted on Corridor Nine Website

Event Goodie Bag for all Participants

Post-Race Refreshments

Awards will be presented to:  Largest Company Team and Team Spirit

Training sessions to motivate your employees will be offered

 

This is an incredible opportunity to demonstrate your company's dedication to health and wellness.  Start getting your team together today!

 

A team captain's meeting for anyone interested in learning more about the challenge will be held in August at PR Running in Westborough.  

 

To learn more about joining the company challenge:

 

For questions, to register a team or to sign up for the informational meeting:

 Email Dani Delaini at danid@corridornine.org or call 508-836-4444.


 

More Information About the Free Training Program:

 

New Life Health and Wellness of Marlborough will  be hosting Group Walks/runs beginning as early as the week of July 20th on Mondays at 5:30pm. You do not need to come to all 8 weeks- start anytime! Two coaches who will be available to answer questions and provide advice for anyone just beginning their program. Coaches will be available by email as well as by phone as needed.

 

 Training tips will be sent along to participants via email on Tuesdays and Thursdays. They will include nutrition tips, suggestions for where to go to start your running, soreness management and other motivational tips to get participants excited to reach this goal!

 

Any participant who commits to the training will also be eligible to receive a $15/ month membership if they would like to utilize the fitness center in addition to the free training tips and group runs.