Tri-Valley - Running Club - Blackstone Valley - Open to all runners
Annual Larry Olsen Summer Classic 10K
August 16, 2014 - 9:00 AM
Kids Dash - 10:50 AM
This race is named
in honor of Larry "Legend" Olsen. Larry was an
outstanding runner, coach & friend. He won USA Track and Field
Masters National Runner of the Year five times, set several US National
Masters records, was an 8-time USATF-NE Grand Prix Series Masters Champion,
and had the distinction of being the outright winner of raes in each decade
of his life from his teens to age 60+. He was a founder of the
Tri-Valley FrontRunners Running Club and dedicated coach for the Hopedale
High School Girls Cross Country Team.
$15 for 19 & under
$20 for 20 & older (After 8/5/14 - $25)
Free for 70+
$5 for Kids Dash (pre or post) - race bibs and ribbons for all!
Registration begins at 7:30 AM
Start at 9:00 AM
Awards at 10:30 AM
at Hopedale Town Park corner of Dutcher St and Northrop St, Hopedale, MA.
It will start in Hopedale and be mostly on roads, but incorporate a couple of
miles of parkland with a mostly gravel running trail, toward the end - Larry's typical training route.
Mass Pike –
Take Exit 11A (495). On Rt 495, takeExit
20 take a right onto Rt 85 & follow to Rt16. Follow
Rt. 16 West through Milford. Pass lights at intersection
of Rt. 16 and Rt. 140 (Milford Hospital is on the
right). Take first right onto Adin St. Turn right onto
Dutcher St. Go to intersection of Northrop Street. From
– Take Exit 20 & proceed as above. From Rt
off at the Rt. 16 exit & go east through the towns
of Uxbridge & Mendon into Hopedale. At traffic light
(Cumberland Farms is on the left) turn left onto
Hopedale St. Take first right onto Adin St. Turn right
onto Dutcher St. Go to intersection of Northrop Street From Worcester Rt 122: Follow to Rt. 140
South to Dutcher St. Turn right onto Dutcher St. Go to
intersection of Northrop Street..