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Gabby Corbett Make a Friend Be a Friend 5K Run/Walk

The Gabby Corbett Make a Friend Be a Friend 5K Run/Walk will be held Sunday, April 28, 2019 at the Egremont Elementary School, 84 Egremont Ave., Pittsfield, MA 01201.

There is also a Kids Fun Run.

To pre-register go to

Free T shirt if registered by April 1st.

On-line registration closes April 26th at 6 pm.

The race will be timed by the Berkshire Running Center.

The pre-registration entry fee is $22, and on race day, $25. Kids Fun Run $5.


Saturday April 27th

2:00 – 4:00 pm Packet pickup at Egremont Elementary School

Race Day

9:00- 9:45 am Registration

10:00 am 5K Race.

10:30 – 11:00 am Registration for Kids Run ( behind school)

11:00 am Kids Run

Proceeds from the race will benefit Make a Friend Be a Friend which started at the Egremont Elementary School in honor of  Gabby Corbett  who passed away in 2016 at 11 years old. Make a Friend Be a Friend addresses bullying and supports students with disabilities, both of which were passionate causes for Gabby.

For more information visit the Berkshire Running Center at

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