Battle of Bunker Hill

bunker hillDate: Sunday, June 15, 2014
Location: Charlestown
Time: 9:15 AM
Contact: Peter Nash at or 617-242-1775
To register online, click here
View the Battle of Bunker Hill brochure

In its 46th year, this race takes place before the Bunker Hill Day Parade.  The 8K race, on a USAT&F certified course, starts and finishes at the Charlestown Navy Yard and passes the Bunker Hill Monument, USS Constitution and Warren Tavern.  There is also a 2K novice race for children and families and fun post-race activities.

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Registration Information:
8k registration fee is $30.00 for online registration and $35.00 for runners who register the day of race. 8k start time is 10 AM.

2k registration fee is $15.00 for online registration and for runners who register the day of race. 2k start time is 9:15 AM.

2k registration is free to Club members who pre-register at the Club.

  • Club kids: Open pre-registration will be available at Green Street to ensure that all interested Club runners get registered. Club staff will assist in getting kids signed up, and a “one call” will be made to notify parents of this change. (The cost to all 2k, race-day registrants will be $15.00 including the Club kids who did not pre-register at the Club.)
  • All others: Race packets, including race number and tee shirt can be picked up at the High Street Building (66 High Street, Charlestown) on Friday June 13th from 3 PM to 8 PM.


2K Race: 18 years and under:

  • 1st place M/F sneakers
  • 1st place Female Charlestown resident: Pauline Benoit trophy and sneakers (if possible)
  • 1st place Male Charlestown resident: Trophy and sneakers (if possible)
  • 1st place Club M/F: sneakers
  • 1st place parent/child team: sneakers


  • 1st place M/F: $100
  • 2nd place M/F: $50
  • 1st place Masters (40+): M/F: $75
  • 1st place Seniors (50+) M/F: $75
  • 1st place Veterans (60+) M/F: $75