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5k Cross Country / 8k Road

Where:  Walker Memorial Grandstand, Forest Park, Springfield, MA  
Starts:  Everett Barney Day, Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.
with the 8K Road Race (
NOTE: The earlier start for the first race is so that runners can participate in the race and still have time to attend the premiere of the Boston Marathon documentary at 7:30pm on the 19th, the rest of the series will begin at 6:30pm, as is customary).
Continues: Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
April 19th through August 30th 
alternating between 8
K Road Race and 5K Cross Country Races
Fee:  Only $5.00!
No pre-registration; just sign up on race day
Kids 14 and under are free!
                  5K Cross Country

                  8K Road Race
  • Free post-race refreshments

  • Age group record-breakers will receive a gift certificate to FAST FEET.

  • Races will be held regardless of weather

Contact: email:
Please note: The 5k XC is a true cross country course through wooded trails with short steep hills, tree roots, mud and streams.

2017 Race Date and Results
click on race date for results

    8k               5k

April 19 April 26
May 3   May 10
May 17 May 24
May 31   June 7
June 14 June 21
June 28 July 5
July 12 July 19
July 26 August 2
August 9 August 16
August 23   August 30


Steve Snover 16:03 (1986)
Carol O'Connor 19:26 (1981)
Randy Thomas 24:01 (1987)
Nancy Conz 26:56 (1982)