Soldier On Veterans Day 5K
Sunday, November 10,2024
First Street Common Pittsfield, MA
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Soldier On, in collaboration with Berkshire Running Foundation, is hosting the Veterans Day 5K run/walk. The event supports the many at-risk veterans that Soldier On serves. This event not only provides financial support for veterans, but creates a larger community of support that goes far beyond the day of the 5K.

Race Start Time: 9:00 AM

Registration Fee: $25 unti November 1st then $30, Students run for free. Benefiting Soldier On. There is an online processing fee. NO REFUNDS/DEFERMENTS

Race Perks: Technical race shirts. Post race refreshments

Course: The race will start and finish in The First Street Common, First Street, Pittsfield MA with two loops around Silver Lake. 

Bib Pick Up Race Morning at The First Street Common 7:30-8:30am 

Prizes | Awards: Prizes will be awarded for overall top  male and female in each race, and for top finishers in each age category  (0-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+)

Awards Ceremony: The awards ceremony will take place at 10:00 AM.

Directions | Parking: Free and ample parking directly accross from the First Street Common 

Runners & Spectators Please Note

No Dogs or Pets: Due to safety concerns, no dogs or pets are allowed in the race.

Headphones are potentially hazardous as you are limiting your ability to be aware of what is around you, course marshals, bikes, pedestrians and other traffic. For reasons stated we discourage the wearing of headphones.

Wheelchairs and other disabled push strollers are welcomed. To help accommodate your needs, please contact us and let us know you are coming and we can help with any accommodations you require.

Toilets & Water Stops: There will be porta-potties and water at the start/finish.

Refunds: No refunds under any circumstances, including event cancellation or postponement.

Events are planned and paid for months in advance of the actual date. IF our event is canceled or postponed because of weather, pandemics, or other forces beyond our control, we won’t be able to provide refunds. In these rare situations, we’ll convert the race to a virtual one and mail you your full race goodie bag.

Due to regulations changes may be made to the course or race details for the safety of our participants and staff. Any changes will be communicated prior to the event via email, on our social media platforms, and on our website.