A 3.5 mile cross country race & 2 mile walk held on the Mt Hood Golf Course, Melrose's Emerald Gem
Date: December 14, 2019
Location: Mt Hood Golf Course Club House - Melrose, MA [ DIRECTIONS ]
Time: 12:00 NOON
Registration: $30 Pre-Entry Fee
  $33 Entry Fee - Race Day Registration from 10:30AM until 11:30AM
  [ REGISTER ONLINE ]by December 12, 2019 at 4PM EST
  Race is Limited to 400 Runners
Number Pick-Up: 3PM-7PM Fri 12/13 at [MARATHON SPORTS] in Melrose
  10:00AM Sat 12/14 at Mt Hood Golf Course Club House
Course Map: [2019 COURSE MAP]
Timing: Professionally timed
Results: Results will be posted at
Awards: Age Group awards
Teams: XC Style scoring: Teams of 3; Male, Female, or Co-Ed [At least 1 Female]
Register individually online, confirm team race day at the registration table
Walk: 2 mile walking route
$20 Online Registration Fee
Jogging Strollers: Jogging strollers are not allowed on the course
Questions: Ask on [ FACEBOOK ] or e-mail [ Brian Slater ]

The Melrose Running Club hosts this challenging but fun 3.5 Mile Cross Country race along the fairways of Mt Hood Golf Course.

Proceeds to benefit Housing Families, Inc. and other local charities.

Special thanks to the City of Melrose Parks Department, the Mayor's Office, and Golf Management LLC for their cooperation.