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Saturday, October 22nd at 9:00 am
Smith Track at Opechee Park, 879 North Main Street, Laconia, NH


 A community fundraising effort led by the employees of the Laconia Clinic to benefit WOW Trail & Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction 


The Runaway Pumpkin is back and will kick off NH Pumpkin Festival 2016!

Both the 10K (run) & 5K (run/walk) will start at 9:00 am on Saturday, October 22, 2016.

Start and finish at the Smith Track at Opechee Park, 879 North Main Street, Laconia, NH (for those that joined us last year, this is just up the road from our former location at the Laconia Athletic & Swim Club)
Chip Timing provided by Millennium Running

Register by Oct. 6th!

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10K Run:  $30 ($35 Race Day)
5K Run/Walk:  $25 ($30 Race Day)
Please register on-line or submit a registration form
Race Day Registration Available 7:30 – 8:45 am
Register by October 6th to receive a long-sleeve technical event shirt!

Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable

Largest Team?  Bring It!
You know it’s more fun to participate with your friends, family & coworkers.
Get them together and earn bragging rights for the whole year!
(and we will do our part in getting you a little press for your efforts)

Bread Winners!
Cash Prizes for both 10K & 5K Races
$100 Top Male/Female Finishers
$50 Male/Female “Course Records”
“Delicious” Top Age Category Prizes (Under 19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+)

“Course Records”
OK…technically 2016 brings new, slightly modified courses but we think it is fun to give cash to deserving speedsters so we are going to use our previous course records to get you motivated!

10K M: Rich Smith, Enfield, NH (2011, 35:45, 5:46p)
10K F: Christin Doneski, Hopkinton, NH (2011, 39:59, 6:26p)

5K M: Eric Geddis, Gilford, NH (2015, 16:46, 5.24p)
5K F: Erin McNamara, Sanbornton, NH (2011, 20:21, 6:33p)

Community Hero?
We think we have two excellent causes and we invite you to help us fundraise for the WOW Trail & Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction

Set up your own easy to use fundraising page when you register or use our fundraising form and bring all pledges/donations on race day


Raise/Donate $100 or more and receive:half-zip-both

  • Entry in the “Runaway-Getaway” Raffle
    • Winner will receive a 3-Day, 2 Night Stay courtesy of Inn Season Resorts (Locations in NH, ME and on Cape Cod, MA
  • A Runaway Pumpkin Long Sleeve Technical 1/2 Zip Pullover

Parking
Parking is available at Laconia Middle School, 150 McGrath Street and at Pleasant Street School, 350 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH

The Courses
10K Course
A great course that takes you around Lake Opechee and down the WOW Trail!

5K Course
A modified ‘out-and-back’ course with views of beautiful Lake Opechee

Love Our Sponsors! 
Once again, we wouldn’t have this event without our great sponsors. Please help us appreciate them.


2015 Runaway Pumpkin Results