Is this open to the public?

This event is absolutely open to the general public.  The more runners that register for the race the more successful this fundraiser will be.  Please invite your families, friends and share us on social media.  Follow us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook.

How difficult is the course?

The course is flat and beautiful.  Ideal for serious runners, casual walkers or strollers.  Everyone will have a great time.  The 5K is 2 complete loops and the 10K is 4 complete loops around the reservoir.

Where can I get updated race information?

Feel free to check the site frequently as we will be adding updates to the homepage of the website.  If you want up to the date news, or simply want to stay abreast of the events pertaining Boston Center for Pregnancy Choices, please feel free to like us on FB or follow us on Twitter.

When does registration begin and end?

Registration for the 2018 Love Life 5K/10K Run/Walk will open on February 1, 2018 and you may register online until June 8, 2018 at 6pm.  All other registrations can occur the morning of the race beginning at 7:00a.m.  Only registrations received by June 8, 2018 will be guaranteed a race shirt.

When can I pick up my race packet?

Your race packets can be picked up the morning of the race starting at 7:00 a.m. at Chestnut Hill Reservoir.

Is there a minimum age to run?

No. We ask that younger runners are supervised on the course by a parent or guardian, for their safety and those running around them.  Plus we have the Kids’ 1K Fun Run available to all young people, who are allowed to bring their adults with them.

Will water be provided along the course?

Yes, there will be two water stations along the route.  One will be near the starting/finish line and the other will be on the opposite side of the reservoir.

Is parking available?

Parking is available below the reservoir by registration and around the reservoir and on Beacon Street.  Please read all street signs and obey parking regulations.

The Cleveland Circle T stop on the Green Line “C” branch or the Reservoir T stop on the Green Line “D” branch are both right at the reservoir.  We encourage you to take public transportation, as this will help with traffic, parking and ease of getting to the event.

What prizes will be awarded?

Race awards will be given to the top overall male and female finishers in both the 5K and the 10K.

Is there a cash prize?

We are not offering a cash prize.