Early humans developed the ability to sprint in order to chase down sprightly prey and invented long-distance running to escape from slowly approaching glaciers. Follow in their fossilized footsteps with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $25 for 2K/5K race registration for one person (a $35 value)
- $35 for 2K/5K race registration for one person and one dog (a $45 value)
The first-ever Doggy Fun Run & Walk will take place on Saturday, June 29, beginning at 9 a.m. The 5K course wraps around the Mystic River Bend Reservation, which separates Medford and Somerville. It starts and ends at the John J. McGlynn Elementary School.
Each participating dog will receive a promotional scarf to wear during the event, as well as a certificate with their name upon crossing the finish line. A portion of the day’s proceeds will benefit the Animal Rescue League of Boston. See more info about the event and an accompanying video here.