New Balance Falmouth Road Race Fact Sheet

 

2015 celebrates the 43rd Annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race,


a 7-mile route along the shore from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights

 

 

2015 Date & Start Times:

 

Sunday, August 16

 


Wheelchair Division 8:40 AM

 

Elite Women 8:50 AM

 

Elite Men & Open Division 9:00 AM

 


About the New Balance Falmouth Road Race

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 runners and recreational runners out to enjoy the scenic 7-mile seaside course. The non-profit Falmouth Road Race organization is dedicated to promoting health and fitness for all in its community. Proceeds from the race each year support youth athletic programs in the town of Falmouth and other non-profit community groups.

 


Title Sponsor & Official Footwear & Apparel Sponsor:  New Balance
 
Runners & Spectators

An estimated 75,000 spectators line the course and finish area to cheer the 12,800 official race entrants.

 

2015 Prize Purse - TBD

 

2014 Prize Purse -
  • Overall: $89,500
  • Open: $56,000 total for the top 5 men and women.
  • American: $23,000 total for the top 5 American men and women.
  • Wheelchair: $7,000 total for the top 3 men and women.
  • Mile: $10,000 in total for top 3 men and women in each event.
 
Elite Competitors

New Balance Falmouth Road Race invited athlete field will be announced the week of July 25.

 
2015 Race Weekend highlights

Race Number Pick-up

Where: Falmouth High School Field House,
874 Gifford Street, Falmouth

When: Thursday, August 13th: 5 PM to 9 PM
Friday, August 14th: 10 AM to 9 PM
Saturday, August 15th: 10 AM to 6 PM

 

Health & Fitness Expo

Where: Falmouth High School Field House

When: Thursday, August 13th: 5 PM to 9 PM
Friday, August 14th: 10 AM to 9 PM
Saturday, August 15th: 10 AM to 6 PM

 

Falmouth Mile

Where: The James Kalperis Track, behind the Falmouth High School, 874 Gifford Street, Falmouth

When: Saturday, August 15: 5 PM

 

  • Falmouth Youth Mile - Girls
  • Falmouth Youth Mile - Boys
  • Tommy Cochary High School Scholastic Mile - Girls
  • Tommy Cochary High School Scholastic Mile - Boys
  • Wheelchair Mile - Women
  • Wheelchair Mile - Men
  • Elite Mile - Women
  • Elite Mile - Men

Awards to follow each race

 
Apply for Press Credentials by August 11, 2015

2015 Press Check-in


Pre-race:

Pick-up credentials at Race Headquarters
Where: Falmouth High School Field House
874 Gifford Street, Falmouth
When: Friday, August 14th, 2014: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday, August 15th, 2014: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Race Day:

Pick-up credentials at the Race Office
Where: 661C Main Street, Falmouth
When: Sunday, August 16th: 5 AM to 6 AM

Press Tent:
Where: Falmouth Heights finish area
When: Sunday, August 16th: opens at 7:45 AM

 
Results

Results expected to be available on our website by late afternoon August 16th.
Results can be sorted by hometown or by ZIP code.

 

Official Medical Provider
Official Medical Provider
Official Wheelchair Sponsor
   
 
   

 

  • 508-540-7000