Falmouth, MA
$30,000 Goal
2% of Goal
$550 Raised

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Falmouth, MA Run for Babies

Welcome to the March of Dimes Run for Babies team for the Falmouth Road Race! We are excited you have chosen to run with us this year. You are one of 30 team members, which is our largest March of Dimes Falmouth Road Race team yet. There are many perks that come with joining our team including team email, team socials, expert fundraising advice, team singlet (runner shirt), and private celebration party post-race.
The New Balance Falmouth Road Race will celebrate its 46th Running on August 19, 2018. More than 11,000 runners will gather in Woods Hole for this 7-mile race on scenic Cape Cod, through the woods, past coastal villages and along Vineyard Sound. Back-of-the-pack joggers share the road with the best, from Water Street to the finish at the beach in Falmouth Heights.

For more information about the Falmouth Road Race click here

Event Date: August 19, 2018
Race Start Time: 9:00 am

There will be NO BIB PICKUP on race day. If you cannot pickup your bib during the following times, please contact Sydney Sullivan and arrangements can be made.

Bib Pickup is located at Race Headquarters/Health and Fitness Expo
At Falmouth High School Field House
874 Gifford Street Ext.
Falmouth, Massachusetts 02540

Thursday, August 16, 5 PM to 9 PM
Friday, August 17, 10 AM to 9 PM
Saturday, August 18, 9 AM to 4 PM

LODGING IN FALMOUTH: Race weekend is the busiest weekend of the year for local hotels, inns and restaurants and we suggest that you book your hotel rooms immediately if you haven’t already. Contact the Falmouth Chamber of Commerce at (508) 548-8500 or visit them on the web
For race day, you may park your cars at Lawrence School and board the bus. The buses will then shuttle you to the Woods Hole Start Line. Lawrence School, 113 Lakeview Ave, Flamouth, MA 02540 to WOODS HOLE START LINE

It is recommended runners board the bus to the start line based on bib numbers. Although this is not enforced, we suggest you arrive early to allow ample time to get to the start line. The bus schedule is as follows:

5:45 am – 6:30 am – Bib #s 1-4000
6:30 am – 7:00 am – Bib #s 4001-6500
7:00 am – 7:30 am – Bib #s 6501-9000
7:30 am – 8:00 am – Bib #s 9001 and above

DO NOT WAIT until 8:00 am to catch a bus!
First Pulse begins at 9:00 AM.

START: Falmouth uses a Pulse Start system. The first two pulse starts begin at 9:00 AM. Additional pulse starts, consisting of approximately 1,000 runners will then continue at an approximate interval of every two minutes until the rest of the field has started.
Wheelchair division race start is at 8:40 AM and elite women start at 8:50 AM.
7.2 Mile Registration: $50
Every runner is required to pay a $50 registration fee. This fee will be credited toward your fundraising minimum.

Local Event Contact
Sydney Sullivan
(508) 329 2803

Location: Woods Hole Start Line, 68 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543.



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March of Dimes fights for the health of all moms and babies. We're advocating for policies to protect them. We're working to radically improve the healthcare they receive. We're pioneering research to find solutions. We're empowering families with the knowledge and tools to have healthier pregnancies. By uniting communities, we're building a brighter future for us all.