Thursday, July 12, 2012

(Candia, NH - July 9, 2012) Adventure5k has been selected by the editors of New Hampshire Magazine as "Best of NH 2012" for Fun and Adventure.

Each year, New Hampshire Magazine publishes the picks of its readers and editors in categories that range from best cupcakes to best fine dining in their July edition.

"We are extremely honored to have won Best Adventure Race of NH 2012," said Jon Nevins, one of the race organizers.

"We've only had one race so far, so to have that level of recognition from such a prestigious source is wonderful," added Shana Hoch, race director."We're working hard to deliver an even better experience this fall, and are excited to share what Adventure5k has to offer."

The Adventure5k fall event will be held at Liquid Planet Water Park in Candia October 13, 2012. NH. The race includes a 5k run with water, mud and fun obstacles along the way. It is geared toward people aged 15 and up. Athletes of all abilities participate. Many people form teams, dress up, and challenge each other for fun. A team is not required to participate.

Race organizers are expecting more than 1,000 runners and at least 2,400 spectators on race day. The wave-times fill up quickly - the 10 a.m. slot is almost full. The registration pricing is discounted the earlier runners sign up - the current price is $55 through July 31st, 2012. Visit for registration information.

Adventure5k has a Facebook page with contests, giveaways, running tips, and discount codes for registering. Currently, there is a contest where you could race in Adventure5k for free, and runners can register using the promo code DEAL for $10 off the registration price.

To see a video or photos highlighting the previous Adventure5k, and to learn more about Adventure5k, visit or contact Jon Nevins at

Adventure5k is a 3.1 mile run with an exciting obstacle course within the race. Athletes of all abilities are welcome. Each run is different, challenging participants to think on their feet, push themselves, and tackle obstacles before them. Break out of the normal 5k road race, push yourself to experience something new, and celebrate after with music, food and beverages. Run. Climb. Conquer. Celebrate. Adventure5k was created by in partnership with CrossFit TUFF.

New Hampshire Magazine is the state's largest lifestyle magazine. It is part of McLean Communications of Manchester, a publishing company that also includes New Hampshire Business Review, New Hampshire Home, Parenting New Hampshire and BRIDE.


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