Matty's Memorial Day 5K

3.1 mile Run/1.5 mile Walk for Epilepsy

Event Details

The 12th Annual

Matty’s Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk/Kid’s Dash for Epilepsy!

 Monday, May 26, 2014.

 Come and enjoy this hometown family 5K Run/Walk in its brand new location on Main Street in historic downtown Wakefield. Following the race, stay for Wakefield’s Memorial Day Parade and BBQ at Mew's Tavern. 

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. IN PERSON REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED DURING PRE-REGISTRATION AND DAY OF THE RACE.


7:00 AM - Registration begins

8:30 AM - Kid's Dash (ages 10 & under) 

9:00 AM - 5K Run/1.5 mile Walk begins

10:00 AM - Memorial Day Parade on Main St.

Help us raise funds for epilepsy awareness!


MORE DETAILS BELOW!!! 

Registration Fees

5k RUN

Closed
Mar 01 - May 20 $25.00
May 21 - May 22 $35.00

1.5 Mile WALK

Closed
Mar 01 - May 20 $25.00
May 21 - May 22 $35.00

Matty's Mighty Dash

Kid's Dash
Closed
Mar 01 - May 20 $10.00
May 21 - May 22 $15.00

The Matty Fund

About the Matty Fund:

The Matty Fund was established in memory of  Matthew Siravo, who passed away on Mother's Day 2003 from a prolonged epileptic seizure. Matty was 5 years old. The mission of the Matty Fund  is to provide family resources, promote patient safety and improve the quality of life for children and families living with epilepsy. For more information visit our website at www.mattyfund.org

HELP US RAISE FUNDS FOR EPILEPSY!

Sponsors

FREE BBQ AT:

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE RACE!


Pre-Race Registration Pick-Up at

Located at the Wakefield Mall.

Friday, May 23rd 3pm-8pm

Saturday, May 24th 10am-1pm

Race Course

Additional Details

This 3.1 Mile race is held on a certified USATF sancationed route through downtown Wakefield and includes:

Cash Prizes for Overall Winners

Age Groups:

19 and under

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60+

Free T-Shirt for the first 500 5K Entrants!

Free Barbeque following the race

Matty's Mighty Dash and Kids Zone Activities

***Dogs, Strollers or Baby Joggers are NOT permitted, as required by our insurance policy.***

Event Schedule

  • May 26 7:00 AM - Registration
  • May 26 8:30 AM - Matty's Mighty Dash
  • May 26 9:00 AM - Walk/Run
  • May 26 10:00 AM - All Participants Must Be Off The Course By 10 am

Contact Information

Event Location

Wakefield, RI, United States

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