Summer Series 2012

2012 RACE Friday 5K Summer Series

Race #1, June 1st – ResultsPictures

Race #1, June 22nd- Results - Pictures

Race #3, July 20th- ResultsPictures

Race #4, August 10th - Results - Pictures

Race #5, August 31st – Results - Pictures

Series results coming soon – stay tuned!

Pre-registration $25

Raceday registration $30

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Number Pick Up & Registration
Friday July 20th, 5:30-6:00pm
Artesani/Herter Park 

We will have free bag check.

Public Transportation:
Harvard Square Station is a 1 mile walk
The 70, 70a, and 86 bus will drop you a .1 mile walk at Western Ave & Everett St.
Plan your trip here: Google Trip Planner


Online registration NOW OPEN!

Join us on five fantastic Friday evenings this summer for fun & professionally chip-timed 5K races with post-race refreshments from our partners Powerade Zero and b.good!  The races will be held  along the Charles River in Boston at the DCR’s Artesani Park on Soldiers Field Road.  The series, co-produced with Informal Running and the Hyde Square Task Force, will benefit the Melanoma Foundation of New England.

June 1  |  June 22  |  July 20  |  August 10  |  August 31
(all races start at 6:30pm) 


Most Informal Post Race ActivitiesOur favorite run club, The Most Informal Running Club Ever, aka TMIRCE, will be hosting our post race activities. After each race, the friendly folks from TMIRCE will lead a field game competition where participants can win drink tickets for The Most Informal After Party at Tommy Doyles.

Field games may include:
three legged races
crab races
tug of war

Most Informal After Party

Tommy Doyle’s Harvard Square
Half price appetizers for runners




Race Course: