Go Greene 5K & Kids Fun Run

Start your St. Patrick’s Day weekend off right with the Go Greene St. Patrick’s Day 5K & Kids Fun Run!  Awards will be given to the top male and female race finishers.  Prizes will also be given for the best St. Patrick’s Day attire, so don’t forget to wear your green!   This run will benefit the Greene’s Field Playground.  There will be light food and water at the end of the race and all registrants will receive a water bottle.

Date: March 16, 2013

Time: 8:30 am – FREE Kids Fun Run around Greene’s Field (0-8 year olds)
9:00 am – 5K run (all ages)
Location:  Greene’s Field, starting line in front of Stephen Palmer Senior Center at 83 Pickering Street, Needham

Electronic/chip timing

Registration: $25/online pre-registration at http://www.lightboxreg.com/go-green-st-patricks-day-5k; $35/day-of-race registration.

  • Please be aware that online registration will close at 12:00PM EST on Friday, March 15th.  Registration after this time can only take place on the day of the race, March 16th.
  • Day of race registration will open at 7:30AM at the Stephen Palmer Senior Center at 83 Pickering Street, Needham, MA 02492.

No cost or registration required for Kids Fun Run

Route Map:
*Please be aware that there will NOT be a water stop.  Water will be provided for all runners at the end of the race.

Frequently Asked Questions:

For more information on where to park, where to pick up bib numbers, when awards will be presented, what food will be available…etc, please see our FAQ document: go-greene-5k-frequently-asked-questions


If you’re interested in volunteering for this event, please contact Emma Bagnell at info@have2run.com.
If you have any questions regarding the race, please contact Michelle Geddes at myoung_00@hotmail.com.

The Greene’s Field Playground is generously sponsored by the Kyle W. Shapiro Foundation.

Thank you to our partners:


The Committee:

Michelle Geddes, Chair
Caitrin  Dunphy, Caryn Conway, Ty Velde, Kate Owens, Nicole Torday, Karen Peters, Adam Horwitz, Jen Kelly, Amy Franco

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