Wonder Run 5K & Kids Fun Run

  • 05.22.2016 @ 08:30 AM
  • Wellesley, Massachusetts
Event Closed
Online Registration for the Wonder Run 5K and Kids Fun is now closed, but you can still participate! Same Day Registration will open at 7:30am on Sunday, May 22nd at the WHS track. See you there!
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Event Information
Parking will be available at Wellesley High School (50 Rice Street) and at metered parking spaces along Route 16.
Bib Number Pick-Up
Bibs can be picked up at Marathon Sports 255 Washington Street, Wellesley, on Friday, May 20th from 10am to 12pm and Saturday, May 21st from 10am to 12pm. Bibs can also be picked up when Race Day registration opens at 7:30 a.m. Wonder Run t-shirts will be given to the first 300 online registrants for the 5K only, and the first 500 registrants for the 5K will receive participant bags, so please register early!
Registration Deadline & Fees
Pre-Registration: $25 Wonder Run, $5 Kids Fun Run
Pre-Registration closes Saturday, May 21st at 10am
Kids Fun Run registration is capped at 150 participants
Same Day Registration: $30 Wonder Run, $10 Kids Fun Run
Wonder Run Prizes
Prizes will be given to the 1st and 2nd place male and female 5K runners in each of the following age groups: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+.
Wonder Run Course
The Wonder Run is a 5K road race through scenic Wellesley. Wellesley High School track is the location for the 8:30 a.m. start and the course will circle back to the track for the finish line. ALL runners and walkers welcome!
Kids Fun Run Course
There will be a Kids Fun Run around the Wellesley High School track starting at 9:30a.m., following the Wonder Run 5K.
About This Event
The Wellesley Hills Junior Women's Club (WHJWC) is pleased to offer its 3rd annual Wonder Run 5K & Kid's Fun Run on Sunday, May 22, 2016. The Wonder Run is a great addition to Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend! We anticipate hundreds of participants and great community support again this year. We hope you will join us! The WHJWC is a non-profit organization of over 80 committed volunteers dedicated to giving back to our community. The Wonder Run serves as one of our key fundraisers. All of the proceeds generated from the Wonder Run will help us continue to support community groups, raise money for scholarships, and fund organizations and programs that provide education, enrichment and essential services to our local population.
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Team Registration Style
Please select a method of registration below:
   Join a Team: Pick from a list of team names on the next page and join your team.
   Create a Team: Once you create a team, participants can join your team under the "join a team" option above.
   Individual Registration: Register as an individual participant.
I know that running a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Wellesley Hills Junior Women's Club, all event sponsors, coordinating groups and any individuals associated with the event and their representatives, assigns and successors from any and all claims or liabilities arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. Race management reserves the right to postpone or cancel the event due to events out of management's control such as weather, natural disasters or other emergencies. No refunds will be issued under these circumstances. Management may also alter the course for the safety of the athletes. I understand that the entry fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. In the case the entrant is a minor, the below electronic signature of the minor’s parent or legal guardian is mandatory as evidence of such parent’s or legal guardian’s waiver, certification and consent of the foregoing. ALL PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18 must have written consent of their parents or legal guardian to compete in this event. 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.