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Free Flight Run 5K/10K at the Hatfield Science Center

October 12, 2014 12:00 AM

Where: Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC), South Beach Slip Road, Newport Oregon.

Course Description: Scenic, paved course on jetty, along bay and nature trail, flat, fast and fun. No headphones, baby joggers, skates, bicycles, or pets allowed on the course. One Aid Station within 5K, same one out and back for 10K.

Start Times: 9 a.m. start for 5K and 10K followed by Kids-run.

Directions: Race held in South Beach, south of Newport, OR. From Newport, cross Yaquina Bay Bridge, take first right after bridge, and follow signs to HMSC. From south, before crossing Yaquina Bay Bridge into Newport, take right toward Aquarium and HMSC, and follow signs.

Entry Fees: If Postmarked by 10/1/10
5K/10K $20.00
Kids Run (10 and under) $7.00
If Postmarked after 10/1/10
5K/10K $25.00
Kids Run (10 and under) $10.00
Pre-registered Coast Hills Club Members
5K/10K $14.00
Day of race registration begins at 8 a.m. at HMSC. T- Shirts are only guaranteed for pre-registered runners. 5K /10K runners will receive long sleeve shirts. Kids-run participants receive a short sleeved shirt.

Call the Newport. Chamber of Commerce 1-800-COAST-44.

PROCEEDS support Lincoln County Youth 250 miles for $50 scholarship program, Elementary track meets and other local running activities.

Awards given for top Overall Male and Female in the 5K and 10K, top Masters Male and Female in the 5K and 10K, and age group awards in 5 year increments. All Kids-run participants receive a finisher ribbon, but there are no overall or age group awards