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10th Annual Exercise for Education Road Race
Make a Difference

10th Annual Exercise for Education USATF Certified 5K and 1/2 mile Family Fun Run.

Performance T's offered to 5K participants


MASSAGES, MUSIC and RACE WARM UPs! Lots of great vendors, activities and fun are to be had at BEF's Road Race.


Grab some Muscle Milk to get ready for the race! Post race food supplied by Whole Foods.


 This race day is filled with hundreds of runners, walkers and spectators. The certified 5K (through the streets of Burlington) is preceded by a ½ mile Family Fun Run around Burlington High School. You don’t want to miss this energized community event with music, vendors, prizes, free samples, and great family fun.

Race Warm Ups and Stretching provided by Lucky13Fitness

Chair Massages offered by Cassie Winkle, LMT, The Way Massage Therapy

Inflatable Bounce provided by Party Central.


 Volunteer today and be entered to win a  Prized Gift Card ! Help us Make a Difference!

The road race is a great community event that draws hundreds of participant and spectators, especially young families in Burlington.  We are seeking volunteers for the day.  We typically like to have 50-60 helpers on race day.  The shifts run from 8:00 am – 11:00 am with many being 1-2 hours (more if you like). All you need is a smile, we supply the t-shirt. As an added benefit, Burlington High School students receive scholarship points with Adopt-A-Class, or Community service hours. Simply RSVP to Jean Golding at and indicate any time constraints and we will reserve a spot in accordance with your time available.

RACE DAY Registration $35 - register online today & be entered to win an hour Massage @ Elements Massage!

Teams or Groups of 10+ Save $5.00 each!


 Take a chance to win our Grand Raffle!  Tickets are $10 each

  Prizes include

$1000 The Capital Grille elegant food & wine pairing dinner for 6 

Burlington Swim & Tennis Club- Weekend membership - a $399 value (2 winners will be chosen)

$150 Gift Certificate at Long’s Jewelers

 Lucky13 Fitness Hooded Sweatshirt

  Purchase raffle tickets at


The Burlington Education Foundation (BEF) is a non-profit organization committed to promoting community support for education excellence in the Burlington Public Schools. The BEF ‘s mission is to channel donations from businesses and individuals to provide Burlington educators with an additional source of funding for creative and innovative curriculum enrichment programs. Since its inception the BEF has awarded more than 75 grants totaling almost $200K. 

Registration fees

Family Fun Run Closed

With a Cotton T-Shirt

  1. $5.00
    Nov 30 - May 16

5k Run/Walk (With a Technical Shirt) Closed

Registration closed
  • Sign up 10 or more participants together and receive $5 each. Discount applied at checkout.

    1. $30.00
      Nov 30 – Feb 28
    2. $33.00
      Mar 1 – Mar 31
    3. $34.00
      Apr 1 – May 1
    4. $35.00
      May 2 – May 16
    5. Closed
      May 16 – May 16

Event Schedule

  • May 18 9:00 AM EDT - Family Fun Run

  • May 18 9:30 AM EDT - 5k Run

  • May 18 11:00 AM EDT - Awards (approx)

Contact Information

Event Location

123 Cambridge Street, Burlington, MA

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