Category: Races

2nd Annual Penmen Patriot 5K

2nd annual Penmen for Patriots 5K – November 12th @ 10:30am

November 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm


In celebration of SNHU Veterans Week 2016, the 2nd annual Penmen for Patriots 5K will be held on SNHU’s Manchester campus (USATF certified) on November 12th at 10:30 a.m. Net proceeds from the race will benefit Easter Seals Veterans Count.

Veterans Count provides critical and timely financial assistance and services when no other resource is available to veterans, service members and their families, to ensure their dignity, health and overall well-being. Veterans Count provides veterans and their families with employment counseling, emergency financial assistance, mental health support, deployment support, and substance abuse services.

The Penmen for Patriots 5K starts directly in front of the SNHU Student Center. The course consists of two loops, which encompasses portions of the beautiful SNHU campus on both the east and west sides of North River Road. The race ends in front of the SNHU Athletic Complex. We will post times, present awards, and provide post-race refreshments in the Student Center’s Last Chapter Pub. 21+ runners (with ID) will receive a ticket for a complimentary beer in the pub.

There will be $100, $75 and $50 cash prizes for the top male/female finishers. Long-sleeve shirts will be provided to all runners who register by October 14th.

Online registration is available at Online registration will close at noon on November 11; cash and credit card registration will be accepted the day of the race. Race day registration will take place in the Student Center lobby starting at 8:00 a.m.

Bottomline Race 4 A Cause

The Bottomline Technologies Race for a Cause benefits Families First Health & Support Center, a private, not-for-profit community health center and family resource center. Families First offers high-quality health care, dental care and parent & family programs for everyone — infants to seniors, single people and families, insured or uninsured, all income levels. Families First has been serving the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and Maine for more than 30 years

Join us on September 17, 2016 at 9:00am for a family focused 5K run or walk through Pease Tradeport.  (volunteers also welcome)

9:00am start: Adult 5K Walk or Run
8:30am start: Free Kids Fun Run and children’s activities

Fun in the Sun Color Run on Saturday June 25th at Holman Stadium in Nashua



The Lil’ Iguana Foundation is hosting a Fun in the Sun Color Run on Saturday, June 25th at Holman Stadium in Nashua.  The event is open to adults, children, and families of all abilities. Participants can walk or run a 1-mile or 5K course. Following the course, participants and their families are welcome to attend our Finish Line Luau featuring food and beverage samples, activities provided by area businesses and vendors, and bounce houses.  If you and 9 of your friends are interested, AARC will qualify for a group rate on pre-registration.   Please comment to this post if you have quorum!

1 Mile Family run/walk – 9:00am start

5K Color Run/Walk – 10:00am Start