Friday, May 03, 2013

Blackstone Valley Half Marathon - Navigant Credit Union 5K and youth 1K

Rhode Island's Best Running Festival.
Half Marathon - 5K - Youth Run

The Navigant Credit Union Running Festival is a well organized Half Marathon, a 5K and a youth run in the Blackstone Valley area of Rhode Island. The Half Marathon offers a beautiful loop through the historical Blackstone Valley. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic views along the Blackstone River and Canal. The Half Marathon course offers the very best support to runners with eleven aid stations supplying water, power drinks and gels.
The 5K course will take runners through historical Pawtucket. Starting on Roosevelt St. and then turning on the the historical Walcott St. and then passes by McCoy stadium... home of the Pawtucket Pawsox before returning to downtown Pawtucket. 
The Navigant Credit Union Running Festival offers a very fair entry fee. Compare this event to other local half marathons and you will see this Half Marathon offers a great value. There is also plenty of FREE parking near the start and finish area.
  click to register 
All races will start and finish at Pawtucket City Hall on Roosevelt Ave.
Start times:
Half Marathon: 8:00 a.m.
5K: 11:00 a.m.
Youth Run: 10:30 a.m.
Visit for additional details.
Navigant logo 
The Navigant Credit Union Running Festival is proudly sponsored by
Navigant Credit Union.... Your neighborhood credit union in Rhode Island.
T-shirt update!
There are still just under 200 of the long sleeve tech shirts shown below available. These are available for participants in the Half Marathon and the 5K.
Once these are all assigned, participants will still receive a standard race t-shirt.
Also Check out the Rhode Island Cherry Blossom Festival from May 3-5 at

Navigant Credit Union Running Festival | PO Box 1940 | East Greenwich | RI | 02818

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