Run Falmouth for Fish & Fishermen!
2019 New Balance Falmouth Road Race – Sunday, August 18th
The Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen's Alliance was proud to participate for the second consecutive year in the 2019 New Balance Falmouth Road Race.
A huge congratulations to our #FishRuns Falmouth Road Race team on their amazing accomplishment of crossing the finish line after a hot and humid 7-mile race from Woods Hole to the Falmouth Heights. This stellar team: Melissa Alden, Christa Danilowicz, Abby Farrell, Abbie Frazier, Christine Johnson, Lizzie Lane, Kurt Martin, Jim Nelson, Brendon Parker, Amanda Rice, Rob Rice, Chris Ruez and Lara Slifka raised $23,375 to support our mission. Thank you to all of our race supporters and a special shout out to our top fundraiser (for the second year in a row), Lizzie Lane who raised $3,050, Abby Farrell, our youngest and fastest runner, placing 3rd in her age division with a time of 49:19, and our volunteer team coach Caroline Lane for all of her cheerleading and support. A successful collaborative effort by all!
About the New Balance Falmouth Road Race:
The New Balance Falmouth Road Race was established in 1973 and has become one of the premier running events of the summer season. Each year the race draws an international field of Olympians, elite runners and recreational runners out to enjoy the scenic 7-mile seaside course. The non-profit Falmouth Road Race organization is dedicated to promoting health and fitness for all in its community. Proceeds from the race each year support youth athletic programs in the town of Falmouth and other non-profit community groups.