THE RUNNING DEAD
ZOMBIE RUN 5K
& ½ Mile Little Pumpkins Dash
Norton Cross Country & Track and Field presents its
4th Annual Road Race:
Saturday, October 26th, 2013
(RAIN OR SHINE-Zombies are zombies, they don’t care about the weather!)
11:00 AM – ZOMBIE RUN 5K
10:15 AM – PUMPKIN DASH ½ MILE
Survival is based on outrunning the RUNNING DEAD! Runners will have a 2-minute head-start on the RUNNING DEAD, don’t fall behind! (Although the course is and out & back so you will run into the zombies at some point!!)
LOCATION: J.C. Solmonese Elementary School, 315 West Main Street, Norton MA 02766
SUMMARY: The Norton Track & Field Boosters was established in the fall of 2009 by a group of ambitious parents eager to provide deserving senior scholarships to multi-season Norton cross country and track and field athletes. This family fun event is great for all ages and the whole family!! Don’t forget to bring cans to donate to the local food pantry and extra cash for chances on our great raffle prizes.
COURSE: A flat, fast wheel measured 3.1 mile course COVERED IN ZOMBIES!!The course is open to all runners, walkers, and wheelchair athletes. The race will start at the side of the Solmonese School.
TIMING: TBA Timing System
T-SHIRTS: ‘DEADLY’ MICROFIBER T-SHIRTS to the first 100 pre-registered participants.
AMENITIES: Look for our post race food, drinks, and AMAZING raffle!
SPONSORS: Marathon Sports, Roche Bros., Walgreens, Albertos, & Honey Dew,
New running shoes courtesy of MARATHON SPORTS to the overall first place female and male runners.
-Turkeys (We will have redeemable certificates courtesy Roche Bros.) to the top three male and female finishers in the six age groups.
Top Norton finisher
-Medals to ALL survivors of the race!!
½ Mile Little Pumpkins Dash
(12 & Under)
-Medals to Top 3 Girls
-Medals to Top 3 Boys
-Participation Medals to all kids who complete the Little Pumpkins Dash!
$25 non-refundable entry fee prior to October 16th
$30 thereafter and on race day
BE A ZOMBIE! LIMITED OPPORTUNITY - $30 Each, Pre-entry only prior to October 16th
½ Mile Little Pumpkins Dash (12 & Under):
$10 non-refundable anytime entry fee
**Contact Race Director Kent Taylor for group rates (10+)
Online registration can be found at: http://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=2112452
Or register regular mail:
Make checks payable to “Norton High School Track and Field Boosters,” and mail them to:
Norton High School XC & Track and Field 5K c/o
Race day registration from 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the J.C. Solmonese Elementary School.
EARLY PACKET PICKUP:
Marathon Sports – Mansfield
287 School St, Mansfield, MA 02048
THURSDAY 10/24 – 4:00-7:00 pm
FRIDAY 10/25 - 4:00-7:00 pm
RACE DIRECTORS INFORMATION:
Phone: (508) 789-8791
Last Name: ________________________________City, State, & Zip: ______________________
Age on Race Day: _________
Date of birth:______/______/_______
Make Me a Zombie for $30 entry?
(circle one) YES / NO
Gender: (circle one) Male or Female
TECHNICAL T-SHIRT SIZE: (circle one)
S M L XL
WAIVER OF LIABILITY: I know that running is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks including but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, and the effects of weather, traffic and road conditions, all such risks being known and accepted by me. In consideration of your accepting my entry, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, do release and discharge the Town of Norton, the J.C. Solmonese Elementary School, all persons and/or sponsors, their directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, and successors officially connected with this fundraising event from and against all damages and/or actions which might arise out of my traveling to, participating in, and returning from this event.
PUBLICITY WAIVER: I grant permission for photos, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.
(Parent/Guardian must sign if participant is under 18 years of age)