2023 Upton 10.5K and Half Marathon Trail Race

205 Westboro Road
Upton, MA 01568

Running > 10k

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Event Description

Date: Sunday November 12, 2023

Start Time: 1/2 Marathon 9:00 AM, 10.5K 9:15AM

Registration categories are for either the 21k (half marathon / 2 laps) or 10.5k trail run through single track and forest roads in Upton State Forest in Upton, MA.  Runners can transfer to a different distance online until 11/12/23.  

Course file https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/16574193 

(*note: the 2nd lap for Half Marathon must start by 10:30, or 90 minutes after the start of the race)


Post race ‘ambiance’ includes fire pits, hot soup, hot chocolate.  


AID STATIONS: 2 on course at the Dean Pond turn and at the Park Rd/Loop Rd intersection (approximately every 3 miles).  Each lap (2x for 1/2 marathon) is approximately 6.5 miles and about 720 ft elevation gain.                                                      

Awards: Prizes from Wicked Good Cookies - No Duplicates

  • Top Male & Female overall will be awarded trophies
  • Age Group Awards for top 3 in both male and female:
    19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70+
  • TVFR ARM SLEEVES to all pre-registrations prior to 9/13/23.


Team Option for 10.5K race:  Be part of or create a 'XC Team'!



  • Teams will be scored by placement points.  XC Runner 1 - scores 1 point, XC runner 2 -scores 2 points and so on.  
  • Team scoring the lowest amount of points wins.  
  • We will award top 3 teams.  
  • XC teams will only be for the 10k Distance.  
  • Teams must consist of a minimum of 5 runners, maximum of 7 and include at least 1 female.  
  • Top 5 runners score points if one of them is female. If not, top 4 males and that teams 1st female score for their team



** Sorry - No Refunds

Event details and schedule


    • $20 for 1/2 Marathon or 10.5K Pre-Registration.
    • Post registration increases to $25

Starting Times:

  • Registration begins at 7:45am –Start at 9:00AM – Awards at 11:30 AM

Event Location & Accomodations

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