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Be Part of the "At-Home Edition" of the 2020 Falmouth Road Race

Due to current circumstances, the 2020 New Balance Falmouth Road Race, originally scheduled for August 16, will be going virtual to become the 2020 New Balance Falmouth Road Race "At-Home Edition" and will be celebrated during a two-week period in August.

New Balance Falmouth Road Race

The 48th running of the New Balance Falmouth Road Race will be celebrated worldwide as a virtual event beginning August 15 – the birthday of the late founder, Tommy Leonard – and concluding August 29, with runners covering 7 miles in their own neighborhood anytime during that period!

Run, jog, or walk the “At-Home Edition" summer event with Team Make-A-Wish, while raising funds to help grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions. Selected participants will pay a $50.00 registration fee, commit to a fundraising minimum of $500.00, and will receive fundraising tips, and support by Make-A-Wish and mailed a race bib, mug, swag bag and more by the Falmouth Road Race, Race Staff. 

Last year, our Team Make-A-Wish runners raised just over $14,000 for wishes! And, collectively, the 2019 New Balance Falmouth Road Race, Numbers for Non-Profit program raised $5.1 million for charity. Come join our charity team! 

To apply, complete and return our Runner Application Form
For additional information, contact Hillary Muntz at 617.367.9474 or uzhagm@znffev.jvfu.bet.

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Here are some things to note before committing to the "At-Home Edition" of the New Balance Falmouth Road Race: 

  • $50.00 registration fee required through Falmouth Road Race paid to Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island by credit card or check.
  • Registration fee can be made in one payment or two separate payments.  Please view the application for details. 
  • As a team member, you will commit to raise a minimum of $500.00 for Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island. You should be comfortable with fundraising through GoFundMe Charity. We have a team page already created and you will be able to personalize your page to share on social media platforms.
  • Have a 7-mile race plan in mind. We will ask you on the application how you wish to complete the race over the course of 2 weeks to better know how to support you both in your race and your fundraising. 
  • The safety of Team Make-A-Wish and our community is our top priority and we ask that you follow all COVID-19 protocols administered by your local and state officials, including social distancing and face covering guidelines.
  • Participants are not permitted to use the original Falmouth Road Race route. 
For more information on the Falmouth Road Race, visit falmouthroadrace.com.

May 20, 2020

Falmouth Road Race At-Home Edition
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East Providence, RI 02915
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