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Black Cat 10 and 20 Miler - 2018 Online Registration

Event Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018,
Event Time: 6:30 am

Online registration ends: 3/8/2018 at Noon, EST


General Info:
The Black Cat 10 and 20 Miler is in its 7th year! The 10 mile event makes for a great winter goal and the 20 mile falls at the perfect time for all of you training for Boston or an early spring marathon. This is one of the most scenic endurance events with the best volunteers, aid stations at every 1.5 miles and cool swag for all participants.

Martin Richard Foundation: For an additional $5 to your registration fee you can help a local runner who is running the Marathon for the MR8 Foundation.

The 20 mile course is a two loop run with a few rolling hills, some good down hills and gorgeous scenic views. The event starts in front of the Hawthorne Hotel (Hawthorne Blvd) in the heart of downtown Salem. Runners will follow Lafayette St. continuing on 114 into Marblehead and turn around at the entrance to Devereux Beach. Head back into Salem all the way down Fort Avenue and looping back into downtown Salem to Finish.


Registration Fees:                 
10 Miler – $30 

20 Miler – $40

10 Mile MR8 Runner - $35                   

20 Mile MR8 Runner - $45

20 Mile Team MR8 Relay - $130 (2 or 4 person teams)

20 Mile Allie Relay-$125 (2 or 4 person teams)

Race Day Registration Fees will increase by $5

Allie Castner Scholarship Fund:
alliecastnerlogoBy supporting this worthy cause, we can all continue to hold Allie’s world her spirit, her memory, and her remarkable life in our hearts forever. Runners can choose which every category you prefer: there are two categories; $5 donation or $10 donation. Anyone who runs for Allie will be given a special gift. All runners will have a chance to place in their age group category as well.


Post Race Party:
After you cross the finish line, join us inside the Hawthorne Hotel for delicious refreshments and fun! We will be serving fruit, bagels, and hot soups to keep you warm on this chilly March morning. MIMOSAS and BLOODYMARYS will be available for purchase!

Pre Packet Pickup Options:
Thursday(3/8/18): 1-6pm at Bns fitness facility (Shetland Park 45 Congress Street, Dock 19/20 – Entrance B
Salem, MA 01970 GPS: 90 Leavitt St. Salem, MA 01970)

Friday(3/9/18): 3-7 pm at the Hawthorne Hotel (Race Site)
Saturday(3/11/17): 6:30 AM-race start at the Hawthorne Hotel (Race Site)

T-Shirt Option:Runners have an option to purchase a t-shirt at checkout for an additional $10


First Overall Male and Female in 10 mile. First Overall Male and Female in 20 mile. Top three male and female in each age category.

Team Award: Male/Female/Co-Ed running clubs (top 3 runners cumulative time).

Age Groups:
19 and under – Male/Female
20-24 – Male/Female
25-29 – Male/Female
30-34 – Male/Female
35-39 – Male/Female
40-44 – Male/Female
45-49 – Male/Female
50-54 – Male/Female
55-59 – Male/Female
60-64 – Male/Female
65-69 – Male/Female
70+ – Male/Female



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I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I may have against NorthShoreTimingOnline.com, its affiliates, and subsidiaries, and their respective directors, and employees, and sponsors, coordinating groups and any individuals associated with Black Cat 10 and 20 Miler on 3/10/2018, their representatives, successors and assigns, and will hold them harmless for any and all injuries suffered in connection with this event. I attest that I am physically fit to compete in this event. Athlete is fully aware of the risks and hazards inherent in participating in the Event and hereby elects to voluntarily participate, knowing the risks associated with the Event. Athlete hereby assumes all risks of loss(es), damage(s), or injury(ies) that may be sustained by him/her while participating in the Event. Further, I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use my likeness in all media including, but not limited to photographs, broadcasts, newspapers, brochures, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose without compensation. Athlete acknowledges that the entry fee paid is non-refundable and non-transferable. Athlete acknowledges and agrees that Black Cat 10 and 20 Miler, in its sole discretion, may delay or cancel the Event if it believes the conditions on the race day are unsafe. In the event the Event is delayed or cancelled for any reason, including but not limited to: fire, threatened or actual strike, labor difficulty, work stoppage, insurrection, war, public disaster, flood, unavoidable casualty, acts of God or the elements (including without limitation, rain, hail, hurricane, tornado, earthquake), or any other cause beyond the control of Black Cat 10 and 20 Miler there shall be no refund of the entry fee or any other costs of Athlete in connection with the Event. ATHLETE HAS READ THE FOREGOING AND INTENTIONALLY AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT. IF ATHLETE IS UNDER AGE 18 HIS/HER PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST SIGN THIS RELEASE AND WAIVER AGREEMENT. Athlete's Parent or Guardian's signature above certifies that my son/daughter/ward has my permission to participate in the Event. Athlete's Parent/Guardian has read and understands the foregoing RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT (above) and by signing intentionally and voluntarily agrees to its terms and conditions. Athlete's Parent/Guardian further certifies that my son/daughter/ward is in good physical condition and is able to safely participate in the Event. I hereby authorize medical treatment for him/her and grant access to my child's medical records as necessary and as stated above.