72nd Annual Leonide J. Lemire Road Race 4.9 Mile Run
Sunday, July 4, 2021
This is the 72nd Annual running of the Leonide J. Lemire in person Road Race and Virtual option! This race is the second oldest continually run race in the United States, the oldest being the Boston Marathon. The proceeds of the race goes to benefit the military and veterans at the YMCA at the family branch. Race Information: Location -Tri-community Family Branch, 43 Everett Street, Southbridge, MA 0155 Start time- 8:00am Rolling start/Staggered Start 8am Water stations along the race route with bottles of water to take Awards will be for in person only: 1st overall Male/Female Southbridge Resident 1st Male/Female Military 1st Male/Female Duo chair team 1st Solo chair 1st Male/Female 1st Male/Female in the following Age Groups: 10-19 20-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ 1st place will receive a free entry and will be mailed by the YMCA. Professionally Timing & Scorning By The EMPIRE Timing Co. Additional Race Instructions: 1. Early bibs pick up will be on July 3rd from 9 to 11am at the YMCA family branch, 43 Everett Street, Southbridge. 2. Goodie bags for the first 120 in person entries. Tell your friends to register NOW. 3. Parking is available at the credit union on Main Street on race day. 4. If you park in the Y lot you will not be able to exit until all runners are in. 5. Race will start with the wheelchair athletes at 8:00am, then runners & walkers at 8:05am. 6. Results will be available online at www.empiretiming.com 7. There will be no award ceremony this year, however all awards will be mailed to the winners. We are looking forward to see you all.