Winter Classic 5K

64 Sidney Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

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Event Description

Join us on our 10th RUNNING of the Winter Classic 5K!

Start and finish in beautiful downtown Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Make it a winter stroll or an all-out sprint down Mass Ave. The course is fast and flat so you can get back to the finish line sooner! 

Festive attire is encouraged but not mandatory.


Registration Info:

Cambridge Classic 5Ks sell out.  Sign up early for the best prices.
$35 – until 8/25
$37 – 8/26 to 9/22
$39 – 9/23 to 11/15
$40 – 11/16 through race weekend (if available)


Runners can choose either a long sleeve gender specific tech shirt or a cozy winter running hat. You can have BOTH for an extra $10. If you would like both, please register for your t-shirt size and add the hat on the next page.

Social or Company VIP Teams:

Designed to reward our most loyal fans, the Team VIP Program is, hands down, the best way to experience any Classic 5K.  For a team to qualify for the items outlined below, it needs to have a minimum of 20 members registered for the race.

Your group can register as a Social Team or a Company Team. 

Social teams are made up of friends, family, running buddies, work friends or any combination of the like.
Company teams are made up of employees from one company.

The team deadline is December 1st at midnight.

Get 19 of your closest friends or co-workers to join your team and receive the following:

  • Reserved tent and table in the post-race area
  • Cold beer waiting for your team after you finish
  • Pouring station near your tent
  • Prime spot to enjoy our post-race music

Largest Team Win!
Awards will be given to the largest Social and Company Teams.

Prizes include a ridiculously over-sized trophy.

You can create your team or add yourself to one during registration.  If you are not sure if your team has already been created, use the Teams/Groups tab to find out.

Post Race Party:

Post-Race Party following the race with a great selection of beer provided by Cambridge Brewing Company.


Awards will be given to the top 3 overall male and female finishers AND the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age divisions:

  • under 14
  • 14-18
  • 19-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

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