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The McCourt Foundation's Waterfront Fitness Festival & Expo

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Join us for this family-friendly event which will include adult and kids races and a Reebok-led athletic event on the scenic Boston Waterfront. This event will also feature an Expo at the Massport Flynn Cruise Port with live entertainment by Dalton & the Sheriffs, awards ceremony, Harpoon Beer Garden, activities and games for the whole family and Boston’s best restaurant tasting stations. This is an event you do not want to miss

*Early Bird pricing ends 11:59pm EST on Saturday, April 14, 2018


+ Race Categories & Benefits

A course to be experienced… Your race fee includes:

  • Entrance into your selected athletic event
  • Entrance into the event Expo
  • 2 beer tickets to be redeemed at exclusive Harpoon Beer Garden in Expo (for guests 21+ only)
  • Post-race food voucher to be redeemed at event Expo
  • Corporate and local charity engagement opportunities
  • Live entertainment from Boston’s favorite country band: Dalton & the Sheriffs
  • Raising money for worthy causes in your backyard

    Athletic Events:
    5K Race
    5K Walk
    Reebok’s Crossfit
    Reebok’s Les Mills Body Pump
    Reebok’s Power Yoga
    All Reebok classes will be followed by a complimentary cool-down yoga class

    Youth Events:
    1/2 Mile (ages 9-12)
    100-Meter dash (ages 5-8)

    Funds raised for this event will benefit The McCourt Foundation (TMF) or one of our approved partners. TMF was founded to fund research and help patients and families living with neurological diseases. The Foundation recognizes the importance of other health nonprofits and creates valuable partnerships through our events. You can make a donation here.


+ Fitness Events and Expo Schedule

  • 9am – Youth 1/2 mile
  • 9:30am – Youth 100-meter dash
  • 10am – Expo Opens
  • 10:15am – 5K Race/Walk begins
  • 11am – Dalton & the Sheriffs perform
  • 12pm – Awards Ceremony
  • 1:00pm – Last call in Expo
  • 1:30pm – Expo closes


+ Race & Fundraising Awards

We offer the opportunity for individuals to fundraise ahead of race day.
5K: Overall Female & Male winners
Youth: 1/2 mile: Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd & Male 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Medals to all 100-meter participants

The McCourt Foundation raises valuable funds that supports critical Neurology research at Mass General & Brigham and Women’s Hospitals. Your participation in this event directly supports the Foundation’s fundraising initiatives. We offer the opportunity for individuals to fundraise ahead of race day.
We recognize these individuals who go above and beyond by fundraising for the Foundation or one of our event partners by providing the following prizes:
• Prizes will be announced soon!

Fundraising Awards:
Overall top team fundraiser and individual fundraiser. Prizes will be awarded to individual fundrasiers who raise $250, $500 and $1,000+.


+ Parking, Public Transportation & Hotels


+ Packet Pick-Up

Packet and Bib pick up will take place at the Reebok retail store located at 25 Drydock Ave., Boston. Your beer tickets and food voucher are attached to your bib – please do not lose them, as they cannot be replaced! Please note that parking is limited.

Bring a photo ID and follow this pick-up schedule:
Thursday, June 14th - 10am-7pm
Friday, June 15th - 10am-7pm
Saturday, June 16th - 10am-7pm

Race day bag check: If you bring a bag with you on race day, we will provide a bag drop area. You will receive a bag tag which will assign you to a specific bag drop location. Please note, we are not responsible for any items that are lost or stolen. Bags must be picked up by 1:30pm on race day!


+ The Course

View our course map!


+ The Expo

The Expo is our Waterfront Fitness Festival’s celebratory after party! Located in Black Falcon Terminal with scenic water views along the dock, the expo will feature an exclusive Harpoon Beer Garden, food selections from Boston’s best restaurants and vendors, information booths from our partners and live entertainment from Dalton & the Sheriffs, Boston’s favorite country band!

The Expo will open at 10am and is free for all race participants. A suggested donation of $5 is appreciated at the door for all non-race attendees. All race bibs will include two tickets for beer or cider from the Harpoon Beer Garden in the expo. Any additional beverages can be purchased for $5 each, CASH ONLY. Race bibs will also include one voucher for food. PLEASE BRING YOUR ID ON RACE DAY IF YOU PLAN TO PARTAKE IN HARPOON'S BEER GARDEN.

Race and fundraising awards and prizes will be presented at 12pm. You must be present to claim your awards. Last call is at 1pm and the Expo will close at 1:30pm.


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