RaceMob

Podcast Banner

11th Annual Larry Olsen Classic 10K

Starts Saturday October 23rd, 2021

Hopedale, MA

Official Website

Description

 

THIS RACE IS NAMED IN HONOR OF LARRY 'LEGEND' OLSEN. LARRY WAS AN OUTSTANDING RUNNER, COACH & FRIEND. HE WON USA TRACK AND FIELD MASTERS NATIONAL RUNNER OF THE YEAR FIVE TIMES, SET SEVERAL US NATIONAL MASTERS RECORDS, WAS AN 8-TIME USATF-NE ROAD GRAND PRIX SERIES MASTER'S CHAMPION, AND HAD THE DISTINCTION OF BEING THE OUTRIGHT WINNER OF RACES IN EACH DECADE OF HIS LIFE FROM HIS TEENS TO AGE 60+. HE WAS A FOUNDER OF THE TRI-VALLEY FRONTRUNNERS RUNNING CLUB & DEDICATED COACH FOR THE HOPEDALE HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM.  LARRY OLSEN WAS INDUCTED INTO THE MASTERS USATF HALL OF FAME IN 2014.   

www.tri-valleyfrontrunners.com

 

Awards - No Duplicates

  • Top Male & Female overall will be awarded trophies

  • Top 3 medals awarded to Male and Female categories:
    14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70+
  •  T-SHIRTS to all pre-registrations prior to 10/13/21 .

COURSE ROUTE INCLUDES ~3mi of wide & mostly smooth park trails, remaining distance is on roads. (Larry's typical training route).  USATF certified course mapCourse preview video courtesy of Rob Liscombe. 

  • Parking: Ample street parking surrounding start and finish areas.
  • Refreshments & Snacks:
  • Results to be posted at https://resultscui.active.com/ following the race, 

  • COURSE RECORDS: Matthew Moran (35:03) 2014 || Heather Mahoney (39:53) 2013

  • Kid's Dash at 11:50am - All entries receive a race bib and finisher's ribbon!  $5.00

"LIKE" us on Facebook 

Event details and schedule

Cost:

    • $20 for 10K Pre-Registration.
    • 10K Post registration increases to $25.
      • 19yrs old & under registration cost is $15,
      • Age 70+ is free (mail-in your registration, sorry no on-line for 70+)
    • $5 for Kid's Dash (Race Bibs & Ribbons for Kid's Entries!)

Starting Times

  • Registration Opens at 8:30am (located at the Hopedale Pond Boat House)
  • 10K Race Starts at 10am
  • Awards at 11:30am
  • Kids Dash at 11:50am

Race Distances

Price Register
Running-10K - 20 Yrs Old and Above plus 1 ... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 20 Yrs Old and Above plus 2 ... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 20 Years Old and Above Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 19 Years Old and Under Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-Kid's Dash - 2 or more Kids (Age 1... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-Kid's Dash - 1 Kid (Age 12 and under) Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
VIP Entry (CODE REQUIRED) - 10K open age Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
TVFR Participation Points Cashout - Eligib... $0.00 until Btn active register yellow
Running-Kid's Dash - 1 Kid (Age 12 and under) Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-Kid's Dash - 2 or more Kids (Age 1... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 20 Yrs Old and Above plus 2 ... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 20 Yrs Old and Above plus 1 ... Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
TVFR Participation Points Cashout - Eligib... $0.00 until Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 19 Years Old and Under Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
Running-10K - 20 Years Old and Above Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow
VIP Entry (CODE REQUIRED) - 10K open age Click to Find Out Btn active register yellow

Places to Stay

Get Directions

Start Location

Corner of Dutcher Street and Northrop Street, Hopedale, MA

Add a Comment

Please login to see RaceMob members' comments! Login