Groton Road Race
We’re proud to welcome you to the 27th annual Groton Road Race. Groton has become an annual destination for more than 2,000 runners with certified 5K and 10K courses on beautiful country roads as well as races for children and less competitive runners. Join us Sunday, April 29, 2018, and you’ll see why this event is one of New England’s premier races.
Race Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018
9:00 am – Mile Fun Run
9:40 am – Tots Trot
10:15 am – 10K
10:30 am – 5K
The registration, packet pickup, and start/finish is at the Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School, off of Route 119/Main Street, in Groton, MA.
Registration and Packet Pickup:
Saturday from 9AM to 1PM
Sunday from 8AM to race start
Free, high-quality t-shirts with our signature eye-catching race graphics guaranteed to all runners who sign up by Saturday, April 14.
Traveling over the rolling hills of picturesque Groton for close to six and a half miles, the course is as beautiful as it is challenging. Lace-up those running shoes. We’ll see you out there!
Just over three miles, the course traverses scenic roads and includes a challenging climb close to the 2-mile mark. Meet the challenge head on. We’ll see you out there!
Mile Fun Run
This is an untimed race on the track and closed streets. It’s perfect or young, aspiring athletes to strut their stuff or for parents and grandparents to run alongside their youngsters.
Kids from age 0 through 6 can run in the Tots’ Trot. Separate age groups run on a grass course on the infield of the track.
Frequently Asked Questions
In the 5K there will be a water stop at approximately the 2-mile mark. The 10K will have water at the 2- and 4-mile marks. Both races have water available at the starting corral. The 2K has water at the finish line.