The MassachusettsBreast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will be holding their annual Against theTide swim, walk, run, or kayak fundraising event again in 2014. The morningevent consists of competitive and recreational swim, walk, run and kayakcomponents, as well as an optional Aquathlon consisting of a competitive 1-mileswim and your choice of a competitive 5K or 10K run. Participants can
choose 1, 2,3, or 4 of the 6 events. The Metro Boston Against the Tide event will be heldat DCR's Hopkinton State Park on Saturday, June 21st. The Cape Cod Against theTide event will be held at DCR's Nickerson State Park on Saturday, August 16th.Both events start at 7:00am and end at 12:00 noon. Please visitwww.mbcc.org/swim or call 800-649-MBCC for more information and to register.
DIRECTIONS:DCR's HOPKINTON STATE PARK
Parklocation: 268 Cedar Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748
Rte. I-495(north or south) to exit 21A, Main Street Hopkinton. Travel on Main Streetuntil
the thirdtrafc light located at the heart of downtown Hopkinton. Turn left, travelingNorth
on Route 85.Proceed approximately 2 miles to the Hopkinton State Park entrance on the
right (do notenter the Field Ofce on the left).
Mass Pike toRte 9E Turnpike Road via Exit 23A toward Framingham. Take the RT-85S
ramp towardHopkinton / Milford. Turn slight right onto Cordaville Road / RT 85. Continue
to followRoute 85. Hopkinton State Park entrance is on the left.
DIRECTIONS:DCR's NICKERSON STATE PARK
Parklocation: 3488 Main Street, Brewster 02631
- Take Rte. 3south to the Sagamore Bridge
- Take Rte. 6to exit 12 in Orleans
- Turn leftof the ramp onto Rte. 6A West towards Brewster.
- Continuefor about 2 miles. Park Entrance is on left.