DO IT – The Dam Race 2017!

Posted September 19, 2017.

Manchaug Pond Foundation Events

Walk, Run, or Cheer’em on at Manchaug Pond’s The DAM Race 5K Run & 3K Health Walk on Saturday morning, October 14th. Reserve your race day t-shirt and get your name on the back as a sponsor by signing up today!

Get your sneakers, camera, and anything else you need – we’ll supply the water, snacks and the course, and come out during peak fall-foliage to the Manchaug Pond shoreline for a great community event and cause.

9:30 AM start for runners and walkers with registration as early as 8:30. Rain or shine.
Proceeds benefit the Manchaug Pond Foundation, Inc., the only 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity whose mission is the preservation of the 380 acre community resource Manchaug Pond and its watershed.

The start 2016!

THE DAM RACE is a 5K (3.1 mile) course for runners that takes participants over the dam and along the shore and roadsides for a scenic trek along Manchaug Pond. Walkers will enjoy a healthy 3K (1.9 mile) route. The start and finish line at 19/21 Holt Road in Sutton offers parking for contestants and spectators. There will be a turn-around location mid-race for walkers and water station along the course. Volunteers will control traffic and ensure safety. Race medals to the top three runners in the male/female categories, runner raffle, and refreshments post-race at the finish!

Visit our race page to volunteer,  sign up to run/walk or to purchase a race-day t-shirt for a donation of $15, and sponsor the event as an individual, family or business with a donation supporting our work preserving Manchaug Pond! Deadline of September 29th to get your name on the tee shirt and reserve your size to ensure you get a race day shirt.  Don’t miss this great event!


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View of fall foliage along the course, The Dam Race 2016


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Manchaug Pond Foundation In. is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit public charity of volunteers dedicated to the welfare and correct use of Manchaug Pond and its watershed. In advocacy, education, and action, we work together preserving and promote water quality, the dam and waterlevel, watershed land conservation, native wildlife habitats, safe boating and more. All welcome to join the cause!

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