Come celebrate Memorial Day weekend in South Deerfield !
Run around the Mountain that is Sugarloaf Mountain Athletic Club’s namesake and take the opportunity to thank your local veterans (who will be posted throughout the course at aid stations and intersections to cheer you on). Proceeds will go to VFW Post 3295 and Sugarloaf Mountain Athletic Club.
The 10K is a challenging loop course with mountain and river views (and is the 4th race in the SMAC Series). The 5K is a “mostly flat” out-and back course. Both races begin in the center of South Deerfield, at the intersection of North Main Street and Sugarloaf Street. The 10K starts on North Main, climbs up Hillside Road, drops to River Road and makes a clockwise loop around the base of the Mountain. The 5K is an out-and-back that starts in the same direction as the 10K.
For detailed maps, go to MapMyRun.com:
New this year - cash prizes:
$50 to the man and $50 to the woman who can break the current male or female course record for the 10K.
$50 to each of 2 random raffle winners (winners to be drawn at the post-race awards ceremony)
Before race day: $20 for the 10K / $15 for the 5K
On race day: $25 for the 10K / $20 for the 5K
** T-shirts are guaranteed only to registrations received by May 9th, 2014! **
Complete the registration form or register online on RunReg
***online registration ends on May 21st, 2014 - - - Race day registration will be available**
Race-day registration and number pickup will be at the Senior Center
in the center of S. Deerfield (corner of Conway and N Main).
Race start is on Park St (along the town common).
Proceeds to benefit VFW Post 3295
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Original artwork by SMAC member JoEllen Reino. Originally published in the January/February 2021 issue of The Sugarloaf Sun.
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