Signature GCS Events

Below are 6 Special Events that our Club hosts throughout the year. Members are highly encouraged to participate in these events either by running or volunteering. The continued success of these Signature GCS Events depends on the support of each and every member of the club. 

Novemberfest
The Curley Goulet Memorial Novemberfest Trail Run and Party (aka Novemberfest) has been held on and off (but mostly on) since 1995 with a tradition of bringing in celebrity guests to entertain the runners.Novemberfest is hosted by the Wednesday Evening Church Group (WECG) with all the proceeds benefiting The Nashua Children’s Home.

Fitness University
Established in 1989, this free running fitness program for children ages 3-14 runs through June & July and is dedicated to promoting fitness and fun.

Mill Cities Relay
This is a 5-leg, 27.1 mile race from Nashua, NH to Lawrence, MA. It began in 1984 as a way of celebrating the end of the local road racing season and determines bragging rights among the 18 participating Merrimack Valley running clubs. GCS is the defending champs from 2008.

Pack
The Pack Monadnock Ten Miler hill-climb is an ideal training race for Mount Washington, scheduled two weeks before the famous race to the clouds. It's a memorable experience and a unique challenge - mountain and distance running at it’s best.

Trail Series
A fun, no-frills 12-Week series scored in two segments and run from Stellos Stadium along the scenic trails of Mine Falls Park in Nashua, New Hampshire. 5k & 5m races are held at 6:30 pm on Monday nights during the summer.

Freeze Your Buns
A Classic New England Traditional Winter 5k Road Race Series. A cool weather event for everyone in the whole family.