8:00 a.m. - Registration, check-in & silent auction bidding begins
9:00 a.m. - Opening rally
9:20 a.m. - Kids' dash
9:30 a.m. - Warm-up
9:45 a.m. - 5K run/walk
9:50 a.m. - 1-mile walk
11:00 a.m. - Silent auction bidding ends
11:05 a.m. - Silent auction winners announced & closing rally
Participants in the 5K run/walk will
not be timed. The course is approximately five kilometers, but it has
not officially been measured.
Online (closes Sept. 17)
Mail-In (must be received by Sept. 16)
Event Day (beginning at 8:00 a.m.)
*youth ages 10 and younger
All online and mail-in registrants who attend are guaranteed an event T-shirt. A limited quantity of T-shirts will be available for those registering on event day.
build the movement! Form a Free to Breathe team and ask friends, family
members, neighbors and coworkers to join you. When you register, you'll
get access to our online fundraising tools that make fundraising easy,
convenient and FUN!
Plus - the more you raise, the more you are rewarded!
Set up an online fundraising page and download pledge
and donation forms here.
The top three individual
fundraisers and top three fundraising teams (based on totals as of 5
p.m. on Sept. 19) will be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through Nov. 6.
Advance Packet Pick-up
Advance packet pick-up will be available, but date, time and location is still TBD. Please check back for details as they become available.
The kids' dash is a short and exciting race for youth ages 5 and under.
The 5K run/walk is a flat route with rolling hills and takes participants through a very scenic area of Chelmsford. The course passes by the Crooked Spring Reservation, which is surrounded by a residential neighborhood. The 1-mile route is an almost flat route with small hills and takes participants through a residential neighborhood.
From the South
Take Route 3 north to exit 32/N. Chelmsford/Chelmsford and then take the left fork onto North Road (RT-4 N). Turn left on North Road (RT-4 S) and continue on Old Westford Road. Bear right onto Graniteville Road and continue on Richardson Road.
From the North
Take Route 3 south to exit 32/N. Chelmsford/Chelmsford and turn right on Old Westford Road. Bear right on Graniteville Road and continue on Richardson Road.
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