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Sweet Brook Harvest Run at BCC
Oct 12, 2011

The Sweet Brook Harvest Run will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, October 22, on the scenic cross-country trails at Berkshire Community College. The event begins with a 5K trail run, followed by a 1 mile fun run. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Berkshire Community College nursing program.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the overall male and female 5K finishers as follows: $200 for first place, $100 for second place, and $50 for third place. The top three male and female finishers in as many as nine age categories will also be recognized. Sweet Brook and Sweetwood of Williamstown will provide post-race refreshments for all runners.

In addition to lead sponsors Sweet Brook of Williamstown Rehabilitation and Nursing Center and Sweetwood of Williamstown Retirement Living Community, the race is sponsored by Berkshire Gas, Berkshire Running Center, Molari Employment and Health Care Services, Gentiva Home Health, Greylock Federal Credit Union, Dr. Charles F. Ross, Podiatric and Sports Medicine, HospiceCare in the Berkshires, Matty's Run, Home Instead Senior Care and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

Registration is $20 for the 5K and $8 for the fun run until October 19. Race Day registration begins at 8:30 AM at BCC's Paterson Field House and fees will be $25 for the 5K and $10 for the fun run. The first 100 to register for the 5K will receive a free long-sleeve technical shirt.

For further information and the registration form, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/harvestrun, or call 236-2188.


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