This just in from Wes Lassen-
Good afternoon runners! I hope you are all having a great summertime and enjoying the warm weather we’ve had thus far. Not to jump too far ahead, but I did want to send out a reminder that the Fourth Annual Lone Gull 10K will be held on September 19th. If you have not signed up already I suggest you do so since the shirts are going quickly. You can check out the details on www.lonegull10k.com. Have a great summer!!!
The Lone Gull 10K is a fantastic race in which many of the from the past have told me that the course is just stunning. The race is held mid-September and you usually get those prefect dry sunny days to run. So get on it! Sign up and check out the Lone Gull 10K website here where you can register
Or you can directly download your race application here-
From The Lone Gull 10K website-
The Lone Gull Coffeehouse and New England Running Company are proud to present¦
The Fourth Annual Lone Gull 10K
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Nautilus Road/Good Harbor Footbridge
Gloucester, MA 01930
Getting to the Race
Route 128 North to first rotary. Take second exit off the rotary. Follow 128 extension to lights. Take left onto Eastern Ave/127. Follow 1/2 mile to Shaw™s Plaza and make immediate right onto Barn Lane. At bottom of hill take a left onto Thatcher Road and follow for 1/2 mile. Good Harbor entrance is on the right.
Parking for the race is available in the parking lot of Good Harbor Beach. Please do not park on Nautilus Road as this will impede the finish area for the race.
The starting line is at the intersection of Atlantic Road and Nautilus Road. Continue on Atlantic Road for approximately 1.5 miles and make a right onto Grapevine Road. Follow Grapevine Road till the intersection of Grapevine Road and Eastern Point Road and make a left. Cross over Eastern Point Road immediately and follow past Niles Beach and bear to the right, through the stone gateway and onto Eastern Point Boulevard. Run along the right side of the road and bear to the right at the “One Way” sign and make a left onto Lake Avenue. This will bring you past Niles Pond and back onto Eastern Point Boulevard. Make a right onto Bemo Avenue then a left onto St. Louis Avenue. Then make a right onto Farrington Avenue and veer to the left at the top of the hill onto Atlantic Avenue. Follow back to the finish line on Nautilus Road.
here is some video from the year before last’s race-
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