Old Colony Marathon
Stanley Park in Westfield, Massachusetts Thursday May 20, 2021 - 6am Start
USATF Certificate #MA15013JK
Full Marathon Course: 14 laps of 1.84 miles plus 2 small loops of .24 miles.
Half Marathon Course: 7 laps of 1.84 miles plus 1 small loop of .24 miles.
This race runs through STANLEY PARK 400 Western Avenue, Westfield, Massachusetts.
We will be set up just inside the Main Entrance (Lat. 42.1260350, Lon. -72.7906600) at 5am for race day registration and packet Pick-up.
Both races will start at 6am, and will finish when the last runner crosses the finish line. There will be one aid station set up at the Start/Finish line. You will run around Stanley Park. We will have a short out and back at the beginning to complete each distance. Please watch for white arrows and signs on the paved path so that you don't get lost.
2 Southampton Road, Westfield, MA
Lat. 42.1411763, Lon. -72.7346494
Rate: $99 + tax (mention Old Colony Marathon)
Regular Checkout 11AM, Late Checkout 1PM
Driving Directions to Stanley Park from Host Hotel: Turn left out of the hotel's parking lot and proceed south on Southampton Road. Drive 1-2 miles to the city center of Westfield, which is a roundabout. Go counterclockwise around the roundabout only about 1/3 of the way and turn right onto Western Avenue (you will turn just after passing the library). If you miss the turn in the dark, just go around the roundabout one more time. Follow Western Avenue about 3-4 miles and look for Stanley Park on the left (400 Western Avenue). From the host hotel to Stanley Park is only about 6 miles.
The route from Maple Leaf to Old Colony is (about 97 miles): Go back on Reservoir Road (right turn from the parking lot) to Springfield on 106. Turn to Hwy 11 East to I-91 South. Go 85 miles and merge onto I-90 West and drive 6 miles to exit 3 which puts you on 10/202 heading south. Go into the center of Springfield to a round-about. Take the first exit to the right onto Court St. which becomes Western Ave. Go about 2 miles and Stanley Park (400
Western Ave.) is on the left. Take the first entrance into the park and go past a parking lot on the right to park in the back on the left. You will see the race start/finish on the left. Stanley Park is Lat. 42.12438,
WESTFIELD 350th ANNIVERSARY
We are proud to have our Old Colony Marathon and Half Marathon be one of seven races celebrating Westfield's 350th Anniversary. Click the logo for more details!