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MBCC’s Against the Tide multi-sports event
June 15 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hopkinton – Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) is holding its annual statewide Against the Tide multi-sport events again in 2019. Set against the backdrop of two beautiful state parks, Against the Tide offers something for all outdoor enthusiasts.
The statewide Metro-Boston Against the Tide will be held for the 27th year at DCR’s Hopkinton State Park on Saturday, June 15. The statewide Cape Cod Against the Tide will be held for the 20th year at DCR’s Nickerson State Park on Saturday, Aug. 17. Both events start at 7 a.m. and end at noon. Please visit www.mbcc.org/swim or call 617-376-6222 for more information and to register.
MBCC will be honoring firefighters at all of their 2019 athletic fundraisers. MBCC invites firefighters and their families to walk as our guests at the Against the Tide events. If you are a firefighter or a family member and wish to attend, please email [email protected] or call 800-649-6222 to register.
Directions to DCR’s Hopkinton State Park, 268 Cedar St., Hopkinton: Route I-495 (north or south) to exit 21A, Main Street, Hopkinton. Travel on Main Street until the third traffic light located at the heart of downtown Hopkinton. Turn left, traveling north on Route 85. Proceed approximately 2 miles to DCR’s Hopkinton State Park entrance on the right (do not enter the Field Office on the left). ALSO: Mass Pike to Route 9E Turnpike Road via Exit 23A toward Framingham. Take the RT-85S ramp toward Hopkinton / Milford. Turn slightly right onto Cordaville Road / RT 85. Continue to follow Route 85. DCR’s Hopkinton State Park entrance is on the left.
Directions to DCR’s Nickerson State Park, 3488 Main St., Brewster: From Boston: Take Route 3 south to the Sagamore Bridge. Take Route 6 to exit 12 in Orleans. Turn left off the ramp onto Route 6A West towards Brewster. Continue for about 2 miles. Park Entrance is on left.