6th Annual City of Presidents 5k Run/Walk

  • 09.29.2019 @ 09:30 AM
  • Quincy, Massachusetts
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09 .29 .2019
starts at 09 :30 AM
ends at 01 :00 PM
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About the Event
The 6th Annual City of Presidents 5k Run/Walk succeeds two longtime races in Quincy, The U.S. Marshall William F. Degan Memorial Road Race and the Officer Jamie Cochrane Memorial Road Race. The City of Quincy and the Quincy Public Schools present this event to promote health & wellness for our residents with proceeds benefiting programs for Quincy Public Schools.

We are also fortunate to again be working with the family of Emily Zarnoch. Emily was a beloved teacher at our Central Middle School, an avid runner, and longtime member of the Quincy Track Club. Thank you to the Zarnoch family for your support, and for sharing Emily’s life and legacy with us all.

Have an EZ run!
The 3.1 mile course spans the perimeter of Merrymount Park, Grossman Park, and Caddy Park with beachfront along the Wollaston Beach Reservation. The race begins and ends at the base of Pageant Field.
Pre-Registration and Bib pickup will be held at Adams Field on Merrymount Parkway in Quincy on Saturday, September 28th from 8:30-10am and pre-race starting at 8am.
Post Race Event
All runners, walkers and their families are invited to a post race party at Adams Field featuring plenty of refreshments, DJ, bouncy houses and more!
6th Annual City of Presidents 5k
Join us at 9:30am on Sunday, September 29th at Adams Field, 1 Merrymount Parkway, for this year's City of Presidents 5k!
Course Maps
Sub Event Cost Distance
$25.00 5km
$10.00 5km
$15.00 5km
I know that running is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter or run this event unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I assume all risks associated with running in this race including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of weather, including high heat and/or humidity, the conditions of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your acceptance of my application, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release "The City of Presidents 5k Run/Walk", Race Directors, Race Committee, USATF, City of Quincy, Quincy Public Schools, Quincy Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police, Department of Conservation and Recreation, and all sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. All fees are nonrefundable. SecureFee™ Registration Cancellation Insurance is offered in most states. If purchased, your registration may be covered for one of the covered reasons stated in the policy.