The Thoreau School 5k, 1/2 Mile and 1 Mile Road Race

Sunday 20th May 2018

Thoreau School: 29 Prairie Street, West Concord, United States

Running, Distance running, 5K, 1 Mile


  • Running-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Running-1 Mile Ages 5 and up - Individual Age group/open
  • Running-1/2 Mile Kids 5 & under - Individual Age group/open


Get Ready to Run!

Rain or shine - get ready to run at the Thoreau School’s 12th Annual Road Race, Sunday, May 20, 2018. As the school’s biggest fundraiser of the year, this community-wide event celebrates Concord spirit, fitness, and health. Bring the whole family to run, walk, jog or stroll with us. The 5K run starts at 10:00 am and Kid's Runs (.5 and 1 mile) begin at 11:30 am and are followed by a family BBQ, bouncy house, awards ceremony, and more.  

All events take place at and around the Thoreau School, 29 Prairie St, West Concord. Pre-register by April 30 to guarantee yourself a sporty race shirt Pre-register and guarantee yourself a sporty race shirt (first 200 registrants). Registrations are accepted the day of the race starting at 9:00 am. 5K: $25 pre-race ($30 race day). Kids’ races: $15  pre-race ($15 race day). All proceeds benefit the Thoreau Parent Teacher Group (PTG). The PTG supports curricular-enriching programs that foster a love of learning and enrichment in the Thoreau community. 

Event details and schedule

  • 9 AM Registration opens 
  • 10 AM 5K Starts
  • 11 AM 5K Awards 
  • 11:30 1 Mile Girls Start
  • 11:45 1 Mile Boys Start
  • 12:00 1/2 Mile 
  • 12:30 Kids' Race Awards

Organised by

Spitler Race Systems

30 Orms St, Pawtucket

Phone: 401-724-5944

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