2018 JB Blastoff 5K Run/Walk

  • 04.08.2018 @ 10:30 AM
  • Waltham, Massachusetts
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04 .08 .2018
starts at 10 :30 AM
ends at 04 :00 PM
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Course Description
The JB Blastoff begins at 10:30 a.m. starting and finishing at John Brewer's Tavern, 39 Main Street in Waltham. The course is a fast, fairly flat 3.1 miles (5K). This years event, some of the proceeds will benefiting Cancer Research. I am running the Boston Marathon in memory of Joseph Basile (my dad) who passed away from a Glioblastoma brain tumor in 2005. Prizes to top male/female finishers plus various age categories. Runners and walkers welcome, and for safety purposes, no skateboards, roller blades/skates, bicycles, or animals can be taken on the course. Chip timing provided by RaceWire. We're again proud to be part of the Waltham community which encourages participation in all Waltham races and tracks runners, walkers and volunteers for prizes. Party and refreshments post-race at John Brewer's. Runners and walkers welcome -- tell your friends and bring the kids!
Registration will be available at John Brewer's, 39 Main Street Waltham, Saturday April 7th, from 2-4 p.m. and race day from 9-10:15 a.m. Additional $5 charge for Saturday/Sunday registrations.

Number Pick-up/Registration/Parking
Number pick up and registration will be available at John Brewer's, 39 Main Street Waltham, Saturday April 8th, from 2-4 p.m. and race day from 9-10:15 a.m. There will be an additional $5 charge for Saturday/Sunday registrations.

Parking is limited -- Please respect Walgreen's customers and only park in the JB Blastoff designated parking areas located at Watertown Savings Bank and The Gore Estate (and many thanks to both organizations for their generous support!).
The Mission
This years mission for the JB Blastoff 5k Run/Walk is to benefit cancer research and raise funds to fight all types of cancer. I will be running the Boston Marathon this year in memory of Joseph Basile (my dad), family and friends who have passed, battled and won or are now fighting cancer. I am honored to be running and to be able to raise money for such a great cause. Please spread the word.
Top Female/Male Over
All top F/M win awards
All top 3 in each category F/M win medals
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Sub Event Cost Distance
$25.00 5km
$15.00 5km
- - 5km
- - 5km
In signing this form, I agree to assume all responsibility for all risk or injury that may occurs to me while traveling to, from or while running and attending the listed activities. I hereby for myself, heirs, executors and administrators release and discharge any and all sponsors and all persons associated with the race including the City of Waltham, John Brewer's Tavern, Anne Margaret McCullough, Patrick Mullaney, Wicked Fun Running Events, RAW Series, Gore Estate, Watertown Savings Bank, Walgreens, Mix 104.1, volunteers and organizers of the race for any injury suffered by me. I attest and certify that I am physically able and sufficiently trained for competition or walking this event. In case of a minor, this entry must be signed by parent or guardian of entrant. SecureFeeā„¢ 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.