ATKINSON – The 36th Annual Atkinson Road Race will be held on Thursday evening, August 29. The cost is only $15.00 for post-entrants.
The race starts promptly at 6:00 p.m., from Woodlock Recreation Area (Pope Field). At 5:45 p.m., there is a kid’s ½ mile fun run (free) for those 11 and under. There are numerous age groups from Under 14 to 70+, hot dogs, fruit, deserts, merchandise prizes, and a large raffle. Pre-entries must be mailed by August 23 and the first 200 entrants receive long sleeve T-shirts.
Applications are available at the Atkinson Library, Atkinson Village Store, and Hampstead Health & Fitness. To have a race app. emailed to you, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. All proceeds of the race will benefit the Timberlane Regional High School field hockey and running programs; mainly scholarships. For additional information please contact Sandy Cannon,at 362-8329.
Thanks is extended to the major event sponsors: Northeast Rehab Hospital, Atkinson Graphics, Thompson Title & Settlement, Buzz Durkin Karate, RAM Printing, Westville Grand Rental Station, Edgefield Veterinary Hospital, James M. Holland, DMD, Freshwater Farms, Granite Fields Golf Club, New Balance Factory Store, Red’s Shoe Barn, Leavitt’s Ice Cream, Hampstead Health & Fitness, and Atkinson Recreation.