Janis Bresnahan 5K Run for Education - Ayer, Mass (MA)

Event Information



The start and finish will be at the Ayer Shirley Regional High School, located at 141 Washington St. in Ayer, MA.

Registration and Volunteer check-in is at the Ayer Shirley Regional High School.


Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Registration/Sign-In:9:30 AM (located at the High School)
Tot Trot:10:30 AM
Kids Activities:11:00 AM (activities run throughout the event)
2K Fun Run & Walk:11:15 AM
5K Run:12:00 PM
Lunch:12:00 PM

Awards ceremony following the finish of the 5K Run.


5 Kilometer Run - Age Categories: Under 10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

2K Fun Run & Walk - Open to all ages

Tot Trot - Under 2, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Registration Fees:

$15 pre registration for the 2K Fun Run, 5K Run & Walk
$20 registration on race day for the run and fun run & walk
$10 registration for the tot trot
(there will be no duplicate registration fees for any tots that participate in the 2K Fun Run & Walk with an adult)

Register Early! Only the first 300 registered runners/walkers will receive a short sleeve 100% cotton t-shirt. We encourage early registration, as it will allow us to plan accordingly.


$100 will go to the first place male and female overall finishers for the 5 kilometer run.

Prizes will also be given out to the top finishers in all age categories!

The 2K Fun Run & Walk are non-competitive.


The race will include course mile markers and water stations. Medical personnel, refreshments and bathrooms will be available at the high school.

Directions to Ayer Shirley Regional
High School:

141 Washington Street, Ayer, MA

From 495 North/South:
  • Take exit 30, Ayer/Littleton.
  • Turn left onto 2A/110 West towards Ayer.
  • Follow 2A/110 West for about 4 miles to rotary.
  • Merge onto rotary and take 2nd exit onto 2A West/East Main Street.
  • Follow East Main Street over bridge to downtown Ayer.
  • Turn right onto Washington Street, second right after the bridge.
  • Ayer High School is about 1 mile on the right.
From Rt. 2 East/West:
  • Take exit for 495 North.
  • Follow directions above.


For more information call Kevin Bresnahan at 978-772-2851 or email us at janisbresnahanrun@gmail.com.

Event Info



May 20th, 2018


Ayer Shirley Regional High School
141 Washington St., Ayer, MA