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Jennifer Tinney July 4th Road Race

Set in the historic East Boxford Village, the 28th annual Jennifer Tinney Memorial 4th of July Road Race is a popular 5 mile competitive event. The course is USATF certified. Age group categories include 2-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 plus.

In addition to the 5 mile race we also offer the Boxford Mile which is also USA Track and Field certified..  Age groups include 2-8, 9-12, 13-15, 16-18, 19-39 (Open), 40+.(Masters).  Course starts on Elm Street, right on Main Street, right on Middleton and finishes back at the intersection of Elm.

Non-runners are invited to participate in a 2.5 mile Walk For Fitness.  Awards are presented to top age group finishers in the 5 Mile Run and Boxford Mile.  The 5 Mile Run and Walk For Fitness start at 8:00 a.m.  The 5K goes off at 8:10 and the  Boxford Mile Race starts at approximately 8:15.
Proceeds are directed to the Jennifer Tinney Scholarship Fund at Masconomet High School.

The race is usually followed by a parade, barbecue, and fun activities for the family.
If you have questions about the race or would like to volunteer to help on race day, please send an email to