Cross Country / 8k Road
SummerSizzler update 8/1/17:
There is construction going on near the front entrance of forest park
coming off Sumner Ave. We recommend using the rear entrance to the park
coming off route 5. For more information on our race series the
SummerSizzler please visit the link below or just call Fast Feet Inc at
Cross country courses can be hazardous. You will encounter roots, gravel, uneven
terrain and mud. If you have questions re course
conditions please speak to the race director before the race.
Grandstand, Forest Park, Springfield, MA
||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).
at 6:30 p.m.
April 19th through August 30th
alternating between 8K
Road Race and 5K
Cross Country Races
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
||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