|Where||Ninigret Park, Off US Route 1, Charlestown, Rhode Island|
|When||9:00 a.m. - 5 Kilometer Race Start
9:45 a.m. - 20 Kilometer Race Start
Women & Men race together for both races
|Prizes||First 3 Women & First 3 Men in 20K;
First Man and Women in 5K.
The Entry Form may be printed
This is a USATF event. A current USATF registration card is required. If you need a membership application, click here to signup on-line. Call the USATF-NE office (617-566-7600) for more information.
The USATF Certified Course is a loop inside the park. One loop = 1360.94361 meters. 14 loops plus 946.789 meters makes up 20 kilometers. The start is 55 ft. from (south) or 'after' the "Bicycle One Way Course" sign in the NW part of the loop.
From the North (Boston, Providence): I-95 south through Providence. About 10 miles south of Providence take left lane Exit 9 onto RI Route 4 South toward Narragansett and Newport. This will eventually merge with US Route 1. Follow US Route 1 approximately 30 miles to Charlestown. Watch for Ninigret Park signs. You will need to make a U-turn to get to Ninigret Park. Race course is just beyond tennis courts near entrance.
From the West (New London, New Haven): Take I-95 north to Exit 92 onto Connecticut Route 2 South. Go about 2 miles and take RI Route 78 East toward Westerly beaches. After passing 3 exits, make left at your first traffic light onto US Route 1 East. Follow US Route 1 about 8 miles to Ninigret Park.
Note: Don't confuse Ninigret Park with Ninigret Wildlife Refuge. They're contiguous but is Ninigret Wildlife Refuge is federal property. Ninigret Park is operated by the Town of Charlestown, RI.
|Additional Information||If you need more information, you can contact Joe Light at 401/596-3173. (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
Our Thanks to the Town of Charlestown, Rhode Island for the use of Ninigret Park.
Volunteers are needed to help with the events. If you are available, please contact Justin by e-mail at (email@example.com) or by phone at 617-731-9889.
USATF-NE 20K Race Walk
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This page was last updated April 29, 2001.
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