Run Walk Smile - Saturday, October 29, 2022

Raising Funds for Dental Care for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Get ready for 8th annual Run~Walk~Smile on Saturday, October 29, 2022!
Registration opens in June

THANK YOU! What a great day we had on Oct 30, 2021 to run, walk and smile!

Thanks to all of our sponsors, participants, donors and volunteers for making our 7th Run~Walk~Smile a success. The weather cooperated, and we had more than 130 runners. Your generous support will fund critical dental care for adults with developmental disabilities. Congratulations to everyone: this year's contributions topped $18,000! Wow! Thank you! Let's do it again next year!

Race results are posted here.

Photos are posted here -- share your own photos if you want!

A HUGE thank you to the dozens of volunteers who ensured everyone's safety and kept things running smoothly - BRAVO!

All of us at MDS so appreciate your support of the MDS Dental Fund! Thank you.

Our Run~Walk~Smile Sponsors Make Us Smile


Join us on Saturday, October 29th at 10 a.m. for the 8th annual Run~Walk~Smile 5K/10K Chapman Challenge/1-Mile Fun Run. We're raising funds for dental care for those with developmental disabilities.

* $25 for 5K or 10K Chapman Challenge - $15 for 1-Mile Fun Run
* 25% FAMILY RATE discount for those who register 4 or more immediate family members (any mix).
* $15 for those age 12 & under.
* Children 3 & under are free - no need to register!
* Free 100% cotton race T-shirts for those who register prior to September 20. Tech shirt upgrade for $5.
* No online processing fees -- covered by Raynor Dental, our 2021 Tech & Timing Sponsor.

JOIN US! Register opens this summer!

Run or walk the 5K or 1-mile race -- or go big and run the 10K Chapman Challenge! Prizes, raffles, food, children's activities, and fun for the whole family!

5K RWS Course Map

10K Chapman Challenge Course Map

Want to see how fast others have run in the past?

Race Results:

1-Mile Fun Run - Run or Walk
Along the Keene Bike Path.
Winning Times 2019:  1st: 10:14; 2nd 10:52
Winning Times 2018:  1st: 8:36; 2nd 10:22
Winning Times 2017:  1st: 8:02, 2nd: 8:24

5K Run~Walk~Smile - Run or Walk (5K map)
Flat, fast 3.1 mile course on Keene Bike Path and through east Keene neighborhoods.
Winning Times 2019:   M - 19:55, F - 22:20
Winning Times 2018:  M - 18:45, F - 20:16
Winning Times 2017:  M - 17:31, F - 21:20

10K Chapman Challenge - Runners only (10K map)
Challenging 6.2 mile course on Keene Bike Path, with uphill run on Chapman Road and east Keene.
Winning Times (2019):  M - 39:26, F - 46.13
Winning Times (2018):  M - 38:52, F- 50:21
Winning Times (2017):  M - 41:49, F- 48:27

Official timing by 3C Race Productions.

Our Sponsors MAKE US SMILE!

2021 Lead Sponsors

AmeriHealth Caritas NH
Children's Dental Care
Clark Mortenson Insurance
Raynor Dental
Savings Bank of Walpole

2021 Tech & TIming Sponsor

Raynor Dental

2021 Co-Sponsors

Borislow Insurance
C&S Wholesale Grocers
Compass Behavioral Strategies
Fenton Family Dealerships
Leone, McDonnell & Roberts
Mascoma Bank
Monadnock Family Council
Mutual of America
Noble Dental
People's United Bank
PIF Technologies
Ted's Shoe & Sport 
Welnak Dental
Mark Wirant DMD

2021 Partners

Bowman Dental
Bragdon, Baron & Kossayda, PC
Connor Business Resources
Hastings Dental
Keene Orthodontics
Matthew Cielinski, DMD
Monadnock Food Co-op
Montshire Pediatric Dentistry
Northeast Delta Dental
The Richards Group
Badger Company