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Canaan Railroad Days
July 16, 2017 @ 8:00 am$20
The Canaan Railroad Days Run ( formerly known as the Canaan 5 Mile Road Race) will be held on Sunday July 16, 2017 at the Lawrence Pavilion in Canaan, CT.
The 5 mile race will both begin and end at the pavilion. There will also be a 2 mile walk and a 1 mile children’s run.
The online entry fee for the event is $20 for adult runners and walkers 13 years and older and $10 for children 12 and under for the Kid’s Run. Participants who pre-register before midnight, July 6th will receive a T-shirt. Registration fee increases $5 after July 6th.
Timing will be provided by greystoneracing.
Race day schedule is as follows:
8:00 am Registration and Number pick up
9:00 am Race begins, Kids Run starts shortly thereafter.
Awards and refreshments after race.
Awards will be bestowed upon the top overall male and female as well as the top male and female in 8 age categories. Winners must be present to receive awards.
The Canaan Railroad Days Run is the second race in the Grand Prix series. The first is the WYLD Obstacle Run (June 24th); the Stronger Women. Stronger World (Aug. 5th); the Highland Lake 10K (Oct. 7th) and the Zombie Chase Challenge (Nov. 4th). Go to the Running/Walking Calendar to learn more about these races.
Proceeds from the race will help fund the NWCT YMCA’s charitable services which provide memberships and program fees to deserving families and individuals.
To register or for more information go to nwcty.org or call (860) 824-2790.