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Squirrel Run XXV

Squirrel Run XXV

The 25th Annual Jimmy Kennedy Memorial Run for ALS, (the Squirrel Run XXV), a 5-mile run, 2.5-mile fitness walk and family fun day which will be held on Saturday, June 10th at Pageant Field, Merrymount Parkway in Quincy.

Proceeds from the Squirrel Run will benefit The Angel Fund for ALS Research.  single squirrelJimmy Kennedy lost his courageous battle with ALS, better known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, in 1997 at the age of 31.

Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the 5-mile run and 2.5-mile walk that begins with registration at 8 a.m. The 2.5-mile fitness walk starts at 9 a.m. followed by the 5-mile run at 10 a.m. Childrens’ events begin at 11 a.m. The USA Track and Field, New England Association officially sanctions the course.

The cost is $30 for registrations received before May 25th, 2023 and $35 after that date. Numbers will not be mailed prior to the race. REGISTER HERE.

We DO ACCEPT day of registrations.

Registrations can also be sent to the Jimmy Kennedy Memorial Run for ALS, 649 Main Street, Wakefield, MA 01880

In addition to the race and walk, the day will be filled with entertainment for children, plenty of refreshments, and awards for competitive runners in all divisions for men and women. There will be trophies, gift certificates, and other awards, as well as raffle prizes.

For additional registration information, or for further information please call:

Rich (Ratt) Kennedy at  (617) 968-6706, or email him at

Lou Tozzi -617-947-1031

Download the brochure HERE.

Want to be a sponsor? Click here for details.

Thanks to our sponsors:

Sharon Timlin Memorial Event - A Race to Cure ALS

Sharon Timlin Memorial Event – A Race to Cure ALS

The Sharon Timlin Memorial Event – A Race to Cure ALS – 20th anniversary

Step Up to Cure ALS! Join us on Saturday, June 17th in Hopkinton, MA for a 5k race, kids color run and family fun day with something for everyone! (Virtual option available for the 5k and kids fun run.)  Net proceeds support The Angel Fund for ALS Research, benefiting ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) research at UMass Chan Medical School.

8:30am: 5k Race Starts
10:00am: Kids Color Run Starts and 5k Awards Ceremony
11:00am: Raffle Ends
12:00pm: Event Ends

Race begins and ends at Hopkinton High School, 90 Hayden Rowe Street
Hopkinton, MA

The race is held in memory of Sharon Timlin, mother of former Red Sox pitcher Mike Timlin.

Click here to learn more and to register.


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