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25th Annual Wachusett Mountain Race (3 Mile & 10K)

Annually on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend

Thank you for coming to the 25th Annual Wachusett Mountain Race! We had a beautiful day, and a wonderful field of runners this year. We hope you will all join us next year on Memorial Day weekend for the 26th Annual Race!

Race Results: 3 Mile "King of the Mountain" Race (used in Mountain Circuit Scoring) | 10 KM Race
Race Photos from Racewire

The 25th Annual Wachusett Mountain Race is one of the USATF-NE Mountain Circuit 2017!

For circuit scoring, you only need to run the 3 mile course to the top of Mount Wachusett. First one to arrive will be crowned
"King of the Mountain"

Continue on with us to the Finish line located at the bottom of the mountain to complete a total race distance of 10K!!

Note: Those interested in circuit scoring who sign up for the 10k, will be timed at the 3 mile mark at the top of the mountain as well as the overall 10K race. The 3 mile time determines the male and female "King of the Mountain" and will also count towards circuit scoring for the USATF-NE Mountain Circuit.

Cash prizes, hoodies, and refreshments!! Caps to the first 350 registered runners!

Registration: Starts at 8:00am in the parking lot of the Wachusett Mountain Ski Resort. Registration is available online through or by mail-in paper application (download form .pdf file or .doc file).

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Time: Race Starts at 9:30am

Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017

Location: Wachusett Mountain Ski Resort, Rt. 31, Princeton, MA

Race Course: Course map and more details.

Post Race: Enjoy assorted refreshments and a random draw for participating in our race.

Parking: There is plenty of parking at the ski lodge parking lot.

Awards: Cash prizes will be awarded to the top male and female overall in the 3 Mile (Up Only) race. In the 10K, (Up and Down) prizes will be awarded to the top male and female overall and to the top three runners of each gender in the following categories:
  • Juniors: under age 20
  • Open: 20-29
  • Sub Master: 30-39
  • Master: 40-49
  • Senior: 50-59
  • Veteran: 60-69
  • Super-Vet: 70+
Entry Fee: $25 for Pre-Registered (BY 05/01/17), $35 Post (AFTER 05/01/17)

Contact: Shirley Shepardson - Race Director, EMAIL:, PHONE: (508) 410-4010