Canal Diggers Road Race

  • 09.09.2017 @ 11:00 AM
  • Worcester, Massachusetts
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This year marks the 11th running of the Fallon Health Canal Diggers 5k; we hope you'll join us. Each year we strive to improve this all-volunteer, 100% charitable race. Our runners can expect pizza, Harpoon Beer, music, a Kids Race and activities, a performance t-shirt and much more. Please join us on September 9th and see what the buzz is all about!
5k - Online Registration Cost

$26.00 until June 30, 2017.

$29.00 from July 1, 2017 until August 31, 2017.

$32.00 from September 1, 2017 until September 8, 2017 @ noon.

$32.00 until September 8, 2017 8:00 at Sneakerama in Worcester

All registrations after 8:00 pm on 9/8/2017 please see Day of Registration below.

5k - Mail-in Registration Cost

$30.00 if received by June 30, 2017.

$34.00 if received between July 1 and August 31, 2017.

Mail-in registrations will not be accepted if received after August 31, 2017, you will have to use on-line or day-of registration instead.

5k - Day of Race Registration

$40.00 on September 9, 2017.

Youth 1K Registration Cost (on-line or day-of only)


5k - Undergrad Rate* (on-line of Day-of only)
*All persons using this registration MUST present an undergrad college identification at the time of bib pick-up.

$21.00 until June 30, 2017.

$24.00 from July 1, 2017 until August 31, 2017.

$27.00 from September 1, 2017 until September 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm.

All registrations after 7:30 pm on 9/8/2017 please see Day of Registration below.

Day of Registration - Undergrad Rate

$35.00 on September 9, 2017.
Runner amenities
The first 700 pre-registered runners will receive a performance t-shirt. All runners will receive pizza and water following the race and enjoy live music and a DJ. There will also be beer from Harpoon Brewery available for runners over the age of 21.
Wanna run as a team? Be our guest; you'll find the option on our registration page. Minimum of (3) members, please, & awards to the top (3)! Tell yer friends....
Team Counts
Want to know how many participants are on each team? Click here to check!
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, the undersigned participant (and my parent or guardian if I am younger than 18 years of age), intending to be legally bound, do hereby forever release and waive any and all rights, claims, and actions for damages that we, our heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns may have, or that may hereafter accrue against any and all persons, organizations, and other entities associated with the event, including but not limited to the Worcester Hibernian Cultural Foundation, Inc., Fallon Health, Central Mass Striders, Fiddlers Green Pub of Worcester, Inc., Harpoon Brewery, race volunteers, and individual race organizers, arising out of or in connection with my involvement before, during, or after the Canal Diggers 5K Road Race. I verify that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained to participate in this event and I assume the risks involved in this activity. I further attest that I will be mindful of traffic along the race course, and hold said sponsors and organizers blameless in any harm that may happen. I also give my permission for the free use of my name and/or pictures in telecasts, broadcasts, newspapers, posters, advertising, etc. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, strollers, roller skates, or blades, and animals are not allowed in the race and I abide by this guideline. I also understand that the entry fees are non refundable.