The Rotary Club of Boston Charity Wheelbarrow Race is an event taking place on Sunday 4th October 2009. This event was run regularly in Boston in the late 80s. It is hoped to run this as an annual event. Teams of four people are invited to take part. Participating teams are required to use the event to raise money for the Pilgrim Heart & Lung Fund though sponsorship. The start and finish will be at the Boston Central Park. The race is run round a course through Boston town centre, a distance of approximately one mile, stopping on route at 7 pubs. One team member must drink half a pint of beer at each pub. (Under 18s & non-drinkers half orange juice) There is an entry fee of £10 per team. Prize categories include fastest, youngest, oldest, most money raised and best fancy-dressed team.
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