Bridge Elementary School
Bridge Elementary School is celebrating 50 years of education and kicking things off with a fun fast 5K spirit run! Your support as a runner helps fund the Bridge PTA 's initiatives including teachers' grants, need-based scholarships for field trips and activities, and community building events.
About the 5K Course
This fast, nearly flat 5K is a great first time race for the running novice or the perfect warm-up for the experienced runner’s Fall race schedule. The course kicks off at Bridge Elementary School with two kilometers of flat roadway followed by a gentle hill at the halfway point. The course finishes off with a straight away on a paved, wooded path along Lexington’s Lincoln playing fields bringing you back to Bridge School.
Number pick-up will be available the morning of the race as well as at Bridge Elementary School on at morning drop-off and afternoon pick up on the following dates and times:
Wednesday the 16th at 8:30 am to 9:15 am and 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm
Friday the 18th at 8:30 am to 9:15 am
Race Day pick up starts at 9:45 am.
Post Race Events
Bring a picnic basket and blanket and join the Bridge Community for a post race picnic on the school playing fields. Bridge teachers and volunteers will be hosting a children's fun run along with other activities on school grounds.
Some parking is available at the Bridge School and along neighborhood side streets. You may also find parking at Lexington's Old Res, located behind the school - there is a walking path leading to the race starting point. Carpooling and walking for local residents is encouraged. If you plan to park at Bridge please plan on arriving no later than 9:45. The Bridge parking lot will be closed between 10:30 and 12:30 for the race.
Bridge Elementary School is located at 55 Middleby Road, off of Lincoln Street in Lexington, Ma.
Register early for the $20 registration fee. Pre-race registration goes up to $25 on September 11th, 2015.