Invite a friend
Please join us for the 17th annual Walter's Run (www.waltersrun.org), a fun and family friendly 5K road race run through the streets of West Roxbury. The race begins at 11am with a free kids race at 10:40am. All proceeds go to 3 charities, the YMCA of Boston Reach Out Program, the Boston Globe, Globe Santa and the Walter Burgess Scholarship fund that provides scholarships to young local athletes of need to a summer running camp. Free running gloves and a swag bag to first 250 entrants. Post race fun for the whole family includes lots of food, a large raffle, a visit from Santa, balloon animals, and holiday tattoos.
|Where||West Roxbury YMCA 15 Bellevue St, West Roxbury, MA 02132|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||10:30 am–2:00 pm|
|Price||$20 Preregistered, $25 Day of, Kids race is free|
More About West Roxbury YMCA
The West Roxbury YMCA is continually expanding by adding more facilities and programs for members of all ages. The Y also takes advantage of the adjacent Billings Field, which camps use for its athletic fields and tennis and basketball courts. While it is visible from Centre Street, visitors must go down Quinn Way to access the free lot in front of the Y. There is a also second building at 1980 Centre Street.