There will be a road race in memory of Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino, Jr. on April 30, 2017 starting at 10:00am at Leicester High School.
All monies raised will go to the Ronald Tarentino Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund. The road race will be a family-friendly fun run as a way to honor all that Officer Tarentino stood for in Leicester and in Auburn.
Officer Tarentino was a respected, well-loved police officer who served with distinction in both towns. He also was a true family man who loved spending time with his family. The run will bring both communities and everyone involved closer and honor Officer Tarentino and all of the men and women in blue who continue to work to protect and serve for us.
The start of the race will take place in the Leicester High school parking lot next to the Wolverine statue. The runners will head across Rte 56 and down Whittemore St. with the turn around and water station at Sandy Place Circle. This is an out and back run–5k or 3.1 miles
All pre-registered runners and walkers as of 4/17/17 are guaranteed a tee shirt. Shirts will given out on race day on a first come first serve based on availability.
There will be an award for first male and first female finisher. Then for first place male and female finishers –ages 12 and under, 13-21, 22-40 and 40 +
There will also be a trophy for the first Officer from Leicester or Auburn who crosses the line – the trophy and bragging rights – will be held at their respective station for the year
Registration is $30 and is now open via RaceWire. Registration will also be held on race day from 8:30-9:30. There will be an additional $5 fee for race day registration for a total of $35
April 30, 2017. Starts at 10:00 AM