9th Annual Larry Olsen Classic 10K

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Race Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018

REGISTRATION WEBSITE:

Location: Hopedale Town Park

Address: Corner of Dutcher Street and Northrop Street

City: Hopedale

State/Terr: Massachusetts

Zip: 01747

Country: USA

Race Website: http://www.tri-valleyfrontrunn...

Description:

 

THIS RACE IS NAMED IN HONOR OF LARRY 'LEGEND' OLSEN. LARRY WAS AN OUTSTANDING RUNNER, COACH & FRIEND. HE WON USA TRACK AND FIELD MASTERS NATIONAL RUNNER OF THE YEAR FIVE TIMES, SET SEVERAL US NATIONAL MASTERS RECORDS, WAS AN 8-TIME USATF-NE ROAD GRAND PRIX SERIES MASTER'S CHAMPION, AND HAD THE DISTINCTION OF BEING THE OUTRIGHT WINNER OF RACES IN EACH DECADE OF HIS LIFE FROM HIS TEENS TO AGE 60+. HE WAS A FOUNDER OF THE TRI-VALLEY FRONTRUNNERS RUNNING CLUB & DEDICATED COACH FOR THE HOPEDALE HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM.  LARRY OLSEN WAS INDUCTED INTO THE MASTERS USATF HALL OF FAME IN 2014.   

www.tri-valleyfrontrunners.com

 

Awards - No Duplicates

  • Top Male & Female overall will be awarded trophies
  • Top 3 medals awarded to Male and Female categories:
    14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70+
  •  T-SHIRTS to all pre-registrations prior to 9/16/18 .
  • COURSE ROUTE INCLUDES ~3mi of wide & mostly smooth park trails, remaining distance is on roads. (Larry's typical training route)
  • Ample street parking.
  • Refreshments for runners and helpers.
  • Results to be posted at www.coolrunning.com
  • 2017 Results Link and Photos

* Kid's Dash at 11:50am - All entries receive a race bib and finisher's ribbon!  $5.00

COURSE RECORDS: Matthew Moran (35:03) 2014 || Heather Mahoney (39:53) 2013.

AGE GROUP RECORDS:  See previous year's results & participant photos at www.coolrunning.com

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Event details and schedule

  • $20 for Pre-Registration. Post registration increases to $25. (19 & under $15), Age 70+ is free (mail-in your registration, sorry no on-line for 70+)
  • $5 for Kid's Dash (Race Bibs & Ribbons for Kid's Entries!)
  • Registration Opens at 8:30am (located at the Hopedale Pond Boat House)
  • Race Starts at 10am
  • Awards at 11:30am
  • Kids Dash at 11:50am

Previous Results:

 

2017 Results at: coolrunning.com

2015 Results at coolrunning.com: Male / Female / Printable

2014 Results at coolrunning.com: Male / Female /  Printable


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