Falmouth, MA - The New Balance Falmouth Road Race and The Savings Bank Mutual Life Insurance Company of Massachusetts (SBLI) are pleased to announce that the 19th annual SBLI Family Fun Run will take place on Saturday, August 17, at the track at Falmouth High School, at 874 Gifford Street in Falmouth.
Participants in the SBLI Family Fun Run can register in advance by visiting www.falmouthroadrace.com/sbli-family-fun-run or in person on race day at the track beginning at 3:00 p.m., with the first race starting at 4:00 p.m. (in the event of severe weather conditions, any delay or cancellation of the race will be posted on the Falmouth Road Race website, their app and Facebook/Twitter feeds).
The SBLI Family Fun Run will feature a series of short distance races for boys and girls ages 2-12, including a 100-meter race for children four and under, a 200-meter race for five- and six-year-olds, 400 meters for seven- and eight-year-olds, 800 meters for nine- and ten-year-olds, and 1,200 meters for eleven- and 12-year-olds.
All registered participants will receive an SBLI Family Fun Run t-shirt, a medal, an opportunity for a race day photo and glitter tattoos, as well as a chance to play in the Yasso inflatable park and in the Knucklebones play area.
Formerly the SBLI Junior Falmouth Road Race, the 2019 SBLI Family Fun Run marks the nineteenth year that SBLI has sponsored the children’s event, established with SBLI’s sponsorship of the Falmouth Road Race from 2001-2005.
About The Savings Bank Mutual Life Insurance Company of Massachusetts
Conceived by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, Savings Bank Life Insurance was established in Massachusetts in 1907. The Savings Bank Mutual Life Insurance Company of Massachusetts (SBLI) is currently licensed in 49 states and the District of Columbia, and is a leading provider of safe, low-cost life insurance products. For more information on The Savings Bank Mutual Life Insurance Company of Massachusetts, visit www.sbli.com or call 1-888-GET-SBLI.
About Falmouth Road Race, Inc.
The New Balance Falmouth Road Race was established in 1973 and has become one of the premier running events of the summer season. Each year the race draws an international field of Olympians, elite and recreational runners out to enjoy the iconic 7-mile seaside course. The non-profit Falmouth Road Race organization is committed to promoting health and fitness through community programs and philanthropic giving.