NORTHPORT, Maine –¬† The 3rd Annual Thomas F. Chester Frozen 5K road race will take place during Christmas by the Sea weekend at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center. Racers should check in by 9:00 a.m. The course will start at the bottom of the mountain and wind through the resort complex to the summit before it turns and heads back to the base of the resort. 40 plus runners ran last year and there are prizes for winners. The first 50 entrants will receive a T-shirt. The race is organized by the West Bay Rotary club of Camden.
The race, in memory of Thomas F. Chester, will benefit Augie‚Äôs Quest which is an ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosi) charitiy. A runner in high school, ‚ÄúBig Tom‚ÄĚ lost his battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig‚Äôs disease, in June of 2009. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord, eventually leading to death. There is no cure for the disease and there is no recovery from it. ¬† For information, visit www.frozen 5k.com or call Tom Chester at 975 0134.
Contact Name: tom chester
Telephone Number: (207)975-0134