ABOUT THIS EVENT
Gawad Kalinga would like to invite you to the 9th running of the GK 5K Run to Build. Enjoy our 5K timed run and walk, then finish off with a Filipino cultural festival with a FREE meal and drink for all runners and walkers! Our mission is to build homes for the homeless in the Philippines.
8:00 AM - Bib pick up and same day registration begins
8:45 AM - Bib pick up and same day registration closes
9:00 AM - 5K Run Start
9:15 AM - 5K Walk Start
ENTRY FEE SCHEDULE
Early Bird Price - Register on or before March 15, 2017 11:59PM
$20 - 5K Run, 5K Walk
Regular Price - Register on or before April 28, 2017 6:59PM
$30 - 5K Run, 5K Walk
Same day registration - April 29, 2017
$40 - 5K Run, 5K Walk
BIB PICK UP
Bib collection will be at the race venue, Danehy Park, Cambridge.
Bib pick up begins at 8:00AM and closes at 8:45AM
RACE DAY REGISTRATION
We will still accept same day registration at the venue. Please aim to register before 8:45am. We only accept cash. It will cost $40 each for the 5K run and 5K walk.
HOW TO GET THERE
Nearest Transit: Alewife Station (Red line), a 13 minute walk away
Parking: FREE parking for about 100 cars available beside the dog park near the oval (along New Street). There are additional parking spaces available around the rest of the park. Carpooling is encouraged.
The Gawad Kalinga 5K is a gentle rolling course run over three loops around the perimeter of Danehy Park. The starting line is near the picnic area on the grass between the soccer fields and the Cambridge Champions track. Runners fan out cross country style at the start and run south for 50 meters on grass to the perimeter fence and make a right turn to start the clockwise laps in the park. Each lap is approximately 1 mile. After completing 3 laps and passing the baseball fields for the last time, the runners take the path leading up the hill that overlooks the track. After the hill, the path circles the track and the finish line is at the centerline of the field and the northernmost curve of the track.
1. Authority to Register and/or to Act as Agent
You represent and warrant to GK1 WORLD FOUNDATION ("Gawad Kalinga USA") that you have full legal authority to complete this event registration on behalf of yourself and/or any party you are registering (the "Registered Parties"), including full authority to make use of the credit or debit card to which registration fees will be charged. As used in this Waiver, Gawad Kalinga USA refers to GK1 World Foundation and any and all subsidiaries, affiliated entities, or entities that control or are controlled by Gawad Kalinga USA singly or together and its officers, employees, contractors, subcontractors and agents. If you are registering a child under the age of 18 or an incapacitated adult you represent and warrant that you are the parent or legal guardian of that party and have the legal authority to enter into this agreement on their behalf and by proceeding with this event registration, you agree that the terms of this Waiver shall apply equally to all Registered Parties. By registering a child under 13, you agree and consent to the collection of that child's information which you provide for the purposes of registration.
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