The Fourth Annual Firefighter Rice Memorial 5K is to honor fallen Peabody Fire Fighter James Rice who tragically lost his life while fighting a house fire in his home town in 2011. All proceeds benefit the Peabody Fire and Police Memorial Fund. This Memorial Fund is to raise money for a memorial park to be built at the corner of Perkins Street and Ellsworth Street in Peabody.
Race Location: AOH Club, 58 Lowell Street, Peabody MA.
Race Times: 5K Race - 9 am
Race Fees: 5K Race -$25
Awards: Top M and F Overall, and Top 3 M/F in the following age groups 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
We are encouraging Fire Fighters from all communities to come run in this years event. For the Third year there will be a Fire Fighter Division. The first Male and Female Firefighter Overall will be recognized.
Also New this year: Please indicate your First Responders Team Name on the form. If a team signs up 10 or more participants for their team than a brick will be added to the memorial with their department name.
For more info on the Peabody Memorial Fund go to www.peabodymemorial.org
Race will be professionally timed by North Shore Timing Company using the MyLaps BibTag System