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Santa Suit

Get festive and kick off the holiday season in your very own Santa suit with 2,500 others as you race down Elm Street! (first 1400 adult and youth registrants)

Christmas Parade

After you race down Elm Street stay for the rocking parade full of light, fun and music!

Cold Beer

After you finish, check out our partner bars and enjoy a Sam Adams beer on us!

Walk, jog or run and enjoy samples from Santa’s 4 major food groups at 4 sweet stops along the route down Elm Street!

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Go the distance. Earn the jacket!

Complete at least 3 events totaling 26.2 miles to earn the 2018 Elliot Millennium Running Series Jacket. For complete list of events, rules and details, Learn More

Run more, run faster, score points!

The Points Chase is a motivational and competitive component to participating in our Signature events. For standings, rules and details, Learn More

Have some fun! Earn your pullover!

Complete three of the five NHOC Holiday Hat Trick events and earn your NHOC Holiday Hat Trick pullover with thumbholes! Learn More

3 Mile Course

A 3-mile out-and-back course that starts and finishes at Veteran’s Park in downtown Manchester.

Start Time: 3:00pm

Event Details

RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
2:30pm: Lil’ Elf Runs, sponsored by Primrose School at Bedford Hills (100 yards)
3:00pm: BASC Santa Shuffle Race (3 miles)
4:00pm: Manchester City Christmas Parade


EARLY BIB PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following days/times:

  • Thursday, November 29, 10am-7pm
  • Friday, November 30, 10am-7pm

RACE DAY BIB PICK-UP
Available from 1pm-3pm at Race Day HQ located inside the Expo Center at The Manchester Downtown Hotel (700 Elm St, Manchester, NH).


DIRECTIONS
Veteran’s Park, 889 Elm Street, Manchester, NH.

PARKING
Available at all public Manchester City Parking locations. There is NO parking on Elm Street.


PRE/POST RACE WARMING AREA provided by Eastern Propane & Oil
Be sure to stop by our warming area located near the finish line on Elm St. provided by our friends at Eastern Propane & Oil.

“AID STATIONS” ON COURSE
Participants can enjoy 4 nutrition stops along the course from your favorite food groups: Chocolate provided by BarkThins, Cookies & Milk provided by Granite State Dairy Promotions, Candy, and Maple provided by UnTapped.

POST-RACE REFRESHMENTS
Dasani water and Powerade provided by Coca Cola Northern New England, chocolate milk provided by Granite State Dairy Promotion, fresh bananas, RxBars, and Yogurt provided by Stonyfield Organic.

POST-RACE BEER FINDER
CLICK HERE for a full list of participating bars to redeem your Samuel Adams Beer Ticket!


RESULTS driven by AutoFair
All results will be displayed live at the Millennium Running timing trailer adjacent to the finish line. Live online results will be published exclusively on MillenniumRunning.com.

RACE PHOTOS sponsored by Lindner Dental
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event thanks to our friends at Lindner Dental. Photos will be posted online 2-3 business days following the event.

TEXT RESULTS brought to you by NH Air National Guard
If you opt into receiving text results, you will get a text with your finisher time and a link to the full results page.

FINISHER VIDEO
Finishers of the event will receive a link to their finisher video. The link will be emailed online 1-2 business days following the event.


OVERALL & AGE GROUP AWARDS
Awards will be given to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women, as well as the top 3 male and female in each 5-yr age group. (12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34 … 70+). Stop by the Awards Tent following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event.


REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.

GENERAL FAQs
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.

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Registration

ADULT (ages 12+)
$30 until November 30 at 11:59pm
$35 Race Day (based on availability)

YOUTH (12-20)
$25 until November 30 at 11:59pm
$30 Race Day (based on availability)

KIDS (11 & younger)
$10 until November 30 at 11:59pm
$10 Race Day (based on availability)

100M FUN RUNS (8 & Younger)
FREE until November 30 at 11:59pm
$10 Race Day (based on availability)

Your registration includes…

• Full Santa Suit: New and improved Santa Suit to the first 1400 adult and youth registrants
• Personalized Naughty or Nice Bib (if registered 30 days before event)
• Beer Ticket (ages 21+)
• Free Race Photos
• Finish Line Video

CHARITY BENEFICIARY

With every event Millennium Running is proud to donate back to and support local organizations and charities. To date, Millennium Running has donated over $400,000 to these local charities and organizations. The BASC Santa Claus Shuffle event is proud to support Safe Sports Network.

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About Us

 

Millennium Running is fueled by the passion of promoting healthy, enjoyable lifestyles. With over a dozen Signature road races and triathlons, a running specialty store, the Millennium Running Club, plus all-purpose timing and event services. 

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Millennium Running
138 Bedford Center Road
Bedford, NH 03110

Events: 603.488.1186
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