Race Information

Start your year off on the right foot with the Needham Running Club's New Year's Day 5K run.
This run will benefit the YMCA, New Year's Needham and the Bay Colony Rail Trail.
Food, sports drinks, water and raffle prizes at race end.
New this year: We will be giving out to the first 550 entrants a performance wicking baseball hat.
They will be a collector's item. Gift certificates will be awarded to the top three male and female runners,
 and several other winner categories and free raffle prizes.
This race is USATF sanctioned and will be timed. Snacks, water and race results will be provided after the run.


Date: January 1, 2015

Time: Race starts promptly at 11:00am.
Location: Needham YMCA Pool Building at 863 Great Plain Ave, Needham

Online Registration - Online registration can be found at RaceMenu.com.
Mail In Registration - Download "Mail In Registration Form" here.
Same Day Registration - registration opens at 9am.
Cost: $20 in advance and $25 on race day. Send registration forms (see "Mail In Registration Form" above) to:
John Pizzuto
291 Nehoiden Street
Needham, Ma 02492 (postmark before Dec 25)
(make check payable to Needham Running Club)
Gifts and Awards: Thermos prizes for the top three fastest Needhamites runners (male and female). Awards for the oldest runner and the youngest runner.

Timing: Provided by the RaceMenu.com
Race Route: New Years Day 5K route   same as last year's route.
Contact email:  NeedhamRunningClub1@gmail.com  for any further questions or if you would like to donate a prize to the great list of raffle prizes.