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Annual Applefest 5K Road Race

22nd Annual Applefest 5k Race & Walk
Company Team Competition

Appleseed 50 Yard Dash for Children 

Official 5k of the Massachusetts
Senior Games

First 300 pre-registered runners/walkers for 5K Race are guaranteed a race t-shirt

Post-Race Refreshments, Music, Goody Bag for 5K Race Participants

Prizes Awarded to 1st Place Male and Female 5K Finishers

Team Awards: Largest Team and Team Spirit
$25 per person on or before September 10 and $27 afterwards

Appleseed 50 Yard Dash is FREE for youths 11 and under
To register or learn more about event details and sponsorship information, visit or call the Corridor Nine Chamber at 508-836-4444.

Presenting Sponsors
Community Advocate

PR Running
Runners at the finish line


Partnership Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor

Assabet Advisors LLC
Appleseed Dash Sponsor

New England Dental Group
Massachusetts Senior Games


Start/Finish: Zeh School, 33 Howard Street, Northborough, MA
 Course: Measured 5K course along scenic country roads Amenities: Well marked and monitored course.
First 300 pre-registered runners/walkers
for 5k Race are guaranteed a race t-shirt
Post-Race Refreshments, Music, Goody Bag for 5k Race Participants
Prizes Awarded to 1st Place Male and Female Age Divisions
Team Awards:
Fastest Time (determined by averaging the three fastest runners on the team)
&  Team Spirit

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

Registration Fee: $25 per person on or before September 10th
                               $27 after September 10th
                              Appleseed 50 Yard Dash is FREE for youth 11 and under
                              Scroll below to learn more details about the dash and
                              how to register youth. 

To Download and Mail In the Application Click Here
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:
Fastest Time (determined by averaging the three fastest runners on the team.) &  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 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.
New England Dental Group APPLESEED 50 YARD DASH
  • Children Under the Age of 12 on the day of the race are eligible to participate
  •  Each participating child in the dash will receive a Medal/Ribbon following the completion of the event.
  •  A Healthy Snack/Goody Bag items to all children following completion of dash
  • Please indicate on Your Race Application if your child will be participating in the dash. A waiver will provided at the event for parents to sign. If you would like to register your child and are not running in the 5K,  please email with your child's full name and Date of Birth. Registration begins at 8:30 am on the day of the race.
  • The Appleseed 50 Yard Dash will begin at 9:15 a.m.





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