5K

Course Map coming soon.

DESCRIPTION

Kick off the Amherst Half Marathon Weekend with this enjoyable one loop 5K course through Amherst College, along paved roads, and sections of trail.

DIVISIONS & AWARDS

This event is timed by Bay State Race Services and uses the B-Tag timing system (timing chip is attached to the back of the race bib). Please wear the race bib on the front of the shirt.

DIVISIONS:

  • Male Age Group
  • Female Age Group
  • Clydesdale (men 200+lbs.)
  • Athena (women 150+lbs.)

AGE GROUP DIVISIONS:

  • 5-year age groups from 10-80+
  • 9 & under

AWARDS:

  • Top 3 overall male/female
  • Top 3 in each male/female age division

No “double dipping”

COURSE SUPPORT

  • Fluid station (Water Only) start/finish, one location along the route
  • Event alert system notifications at the pre-race area & water stations along the course. More...
  • Off road sections on the course, baby joggers are discouraged