EVENT INFORMATION - use the red dots to scroll through the pages to find the info you need to start your Autism Superhero journey

REGISTRATION FEES

Adult Runner ages 18+ $30 ($35 day-of registration)
Adult Walker/Admission ages 18+ $15
Teen Runner or Walker/Admission ages 13-17 $10 with a registered adult
Kids Fun Run ages 12 and under $5 with a registered adult

5K RACE INFO

Registration is from 8-9:30 am

Certified USATF course. CLICK HERE to view the course.

The first 300 registered runners will receive an event t-shirt and a food voucher ticket

Participation medals for all registered runners

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for winners of each category

RACE CATEGORIES
Male and Female 13-20
Male and Female 21-30
Male and Female 31-40
Male and Female 41-50
Male and Female 51-60
Male and Female 61+
Male and Female Wheelchair Racers

PRE-RACE PICK-UP
4/18-4/22 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St., Worcester, MA

4/22 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Polar Park 100 Madison St., Worcester. MA

WALK INFO

The first 500 registered walkers will receive an event t-shirt and a food voucher ticket

Walk the 5k course or take a leisurely stroll around the park

PRE-EVENT PICK-UP

4/18-4/22 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St., Worcester, MA

4/22 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Polar Park 100 Madison St., Worcester. MA

KIDS FUN RUN

Begins at noon

Ages 12 and under with a registered adult

Participation medal for all registered kids

Visit with Smiley Ball the WooSox mascot

1st, 2nd, 3rd place prizes each age category

ages 10-12

ages 5-9

ages 4 and under

ACTIVITIES

kids fun run at noon

Meet and greet with superheroes all-day

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where is Polar Park?

Polar Park is located at 100 Madison St, Worcester, MA 01608

Where do I park?

You can get information about parking on the Polar Park website at www.milb.com/worcester/ballpark/parking

How do I register?

Use the registration form at the bottom of this page to register to attend the Autism Superhero 5k as a runner, walker, or participant/attendee. Please note that registering for the event doesn’t automatically put you on a team or start your fundraising page. You must go to our Just Giving site to start your fundraising page and create or join a team. See “How do I start fundraising?” below for instructions.

What time is registration?

Check-in for the Autism Superhero 5k is from 8:00 am to 9:30 am on April 23, 2022.

Day of registration is available, but we recommend you pre-register using the form below to make your pre-race check-in quicker.

How do I get my t-shirt and race bid?

You can pick up your t-shirt/bib during registration on the day of the event or at one of the times/locations below.

4/18-4/22 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Autism Resource Central 712 Plantation St., Worcester, MA

4/22 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Polar Park 100 Madison St., Worcester. MA

How do I start fundraising?

We’re so glad you asked! You can set up your fundraising page for the Autism Superhero 5k at www.justgiving.com/campaign/superhero2022.

Click on the orange START FUNDRAISING button to create your account and get your page set up or join one of the already created teams that are listed in the right-hand column. Please note, creating a fundraising page or team does not automatically register you for the event, you must use the registration form at the bottom of this page to attend the event as a runner, walker, or participant/attendee.

If you need assistance, contact Tracy at tandryc@hmea.org

How do I start or join a team?

You’ll have the option to start your own team when you design your fundraising page

or you can go to the Autism Superhero 5k event page at www.justgiving.com/campaign/superhero2022 and join one of the teams listed on the right.

Can I hold a fundraising event to help my fundraising efforts?

We are happy to support you in any way we can to make your Autism Superhero 5k fundraising efforts a success!

Contact Kris at kcariglia@hmea.org for more information on hosting a 3rd party event for the Autism Superhero 5k.

Please read the liability waiver before registering. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE WAIVER