2.7 Mile Course: Great pre season pace run for High School and Middle School athletes (2.7 Miles = The measurement of my old 1971 cross country course).. This course is flat and fast. No Significant hills.
This 5 Mile and 2.7 MIle Labor Day Road Races are run to recognize and honor all those who have served and are serving our great nation. Join us to celebrate and to show support for the Veterans and active service members.
Proceeds in part will be donated to Wounded Veteran Projects and other Veteran Charities as well as the the Hartford Evergreen #88 Scholarship Fund.
In memory of Purple Heart recipient John F Platt (Pacific Conflict - World War 2)
John F Platt
Phillipines Liberation Ribbon with two bronze stars
Pacific Theater Ribbon with 3 service stars
Special Thanks to Banner Water in Tolland for their generous donation.
2.7 Mile Course: Great pre season pace run for High School athletes (2.7 Miles = The measurement of our old 1971 cross country course)
SPECTATOR FRIENDLY 5 MILE COURSE:
Start at the Education Building
Head North on Main St to a left on Ferry
Follow Ferry to the Turn Around Location at the 1 Mile Mark
Return on Ferry to a right on Main St
GO past the Education Building at 1737 Main
Follow Main St all the way to turn around just North of
Return on Main ST to Finish Line at Education Building
***** ONE MODERATE HILL SECTION AT 1.5 MILES ON FERRY RD ***********
USATF Certified 5 Mile
High School Athletes: Join us for a great pre season 2.7 Mile race.(Fast and Flat 2.7 Miles - out and back)
Race day entry fee: $30
Flat (One Moderate Hill Section) and Fast 5 Mile Course.
Schedule of Events:
Friday August 31 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Packet Pickup and Registration at New Balance
New Balance - Evergreen Walk - S Windsor, CT
Monday Sept 3, 2018
Race Registration Desk opens at 6:20 am
Registration and Number Pickup: 6:20 am to 7:45 am
Registration closes at 7:45 am
Race Starts at 8:10 am
Awards at 9:20 am
2.7 Mile Medals / Trophies to top 2 finishers in the following age groups
12-under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59. 60-69. 70-79. 80 over