The HMEA incredABLE 5k

  • 05.20.2018 @ 09:00 AM
  • Franklin, Massachusetts
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NEW for 2018!!! Cash prizes for top three winners overall - both male and female - $100; $50 and $25 each.
When you participate in HMEA’s incredABLE Run, Walk and All-Day Family Fun, you give hope and help to thousands of people with Autism and other disabilities who live, learn and work in our communities.

The 5K course is registered and USATF MA 08001RN Certified.
Prize money for top three over all winners male and female ($100, $50, and $25 respectively)

Professionally chipped and timed by

T-shirts, refreshments and prize bags available while supplies last.

The race kicks off at the headquarters of DELL/EMC2 in Franklin, Massachusetts. The course is flat, along back country roads and park-like settings. The course is considered “easy” and perfect for the first-time competitive runner. For those experienced runners, the course can help you condition and improve your personal best times.

Kids can participate in a two-tiered fun run. Strollers, wheelchairs and motorized carts are also welcome to participate.
Easy access off 495 N or S. exit #17. Plenty of free parking too.
Use 50 Constitution Blvd, Franklin, MA for GPS
Special attractons
Co Hosts Gene Lavanchy from Fox 25 News and Steve Nelson Patriot HOF
Wally the Green Monster and Tessie from Boston Red Sox
Big Blue Bug from NE Pest Control (as seen on 95 S in PVD!!)
Cardi's Furniture "NiRoPi Brothers"

Prize money for top three over all winners male and female ($100, $50, and $25 respectively)

Special raffles, kids entertainment Home Depot builders corner for Kids, free food and drinks , Touch a Truck, Photo Booth, Bubbleman, Crunch Fitness Franklin kids activity station, Red Sox Hitting Running, Virtual locker room show case exhibit - free - National Guard exhibit,

Prize money for top three over all winners male and female ($100, $50, and $25 respectively)

Accurately and Professionally Chipped and Timed - NO MISTAKES - 5K Course is relatively flat out and back country road and in the park, with time splits and water station. "You gotta pace for that first incline"- Dick Hoyt. Three police details to control traffic
T-Shirts annd goodie Bags
Free tee shirts and Goodie Bags to first 300 runners/walkers Sizes are S, M,LG, XL and XXL,
Free Food before and after race while supplies last. At NOON there is a ginormous free cookout for both runners and walkers.Burgers/Dogs/Pizza/Water/Soda... so much more
Kids Korner
After the race there are kids activities - The Bubble Music Man. Photo Booth, Face Painting, Games, Activities, special free cookout at 11AM, Boston Red Sox travelling showcase with Wally and Tessie, and a free kids raffle. Wellness activities
Runners Prizes
Prize money for top three over all winners male and female ($100, $50, and $25 respectively)
Custom branded HMEA mugs for 1st, 2nd and 3rd finishers in each age category - no double dipping
Benefit Race
The proceeds from this race benefits children and adults with disabilities such as autism and other developmental disabilities.
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Sub Event Cost Distance
$25.00 5km
$15.00 5km
- - 5km
I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I may have against HMEA, The HMEA Independence 5K Race, The Town of Franklin,MA, The Franklin Industrial Park, Dell EMC Corp., sponsors, coordinating groups and any individuals associated with the event, their representatives and assigns, and will hold them harmless for any and all injuries suffered in connection with this event. I attest that I am physically fit to compete in this event. Further, I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use my likeness in all media including photographs, pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. SecureFee™ Registration Cancellation Insurance is offered in most states. If purchased, your registration may be covered for one of the covered reasons stated in the policy.