The Pete Frates 5K honors the late Pete Frates, who was internationally recognized as an advocate for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) awareness and education. Prior to succumbing to ALS, Pete successfully helped raise $225 million globally to #strikeoutals through the ice bucket challenge.
We are happy to announce that the date is set for the 2023 race: Sunday, November 5th. We hope to see you all there! All proceeds from this year’s race will be given to the Mass General ALS House Call Program at the Sean M. Healey & AMG Center for ALS, which helps to change the course of medical care planning and improve outcomes for people with ALS by bringing patient care into the home.
We invite you to run, walk, or wheel the race:
Date: Sunday, November 5th
Location: Lynch Park, Beverly, MA
Long-sleeved t-shirts will be provided to all participants who sign up by 5PM on Friday, October 13th.
Participants can pick up their bib and event t-shirt on November 3rd or November 4th (events to be announced). Follow us on Facebook or subscribe to our email updates.