The Ed McGuire Memorial 19th Annual 5K Cannonball Run will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the Falls Village Town Hall, 108 Main Street, Falls Village, CT 06031.
The event is co-sponsored by Shelly’s Hair Salon and the Falls Village Volunteer Fire Department.
Parking and restroom facilities available at the old Fire House (next to the Falls Village Inn).
Walkers and athletes with disabilities are welcome. The walk is 2.5 miles.
Timing is by Greystone Racing.
The entry fee is $25 plus a T-shirt for adults and $15 plus a T-shirt for 14 year olds and under if pre-registered before Oct 10th. Mail-in registrations must be postmarked by Oct 10th to receive a T shirt. The entry fee on race day remains the same.
Go to greystoneracing.net for the registration form. Make checks payable to :
Falls Village Volunteer Fire Dept.
c/o Michelle Hansen
P.O. Box 276
Falls Village, CT 06031
The race day schedule is as follows:
10:00 am Registration
11:30 am Walkers begin with traditional firing of the cannon.
Noon 5K begins
Awards and refreshments (fruit and water) follow race.
Prizes will be awarded to the top two male and female finishers in nine age categories. Winners must be present to receive awards.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Falls Village Volunteer Fire Dept. to help with their general operations.
For more information call (860) 824-0533 or visit greystoneracing.net.
Thank you to these generous sponsors:
C A Lindell
National Iron Bank
John B. Hull
Tim Hansen Lawn Maintenance Trucking
Deborah Munson Horticulturist
Raynard & Peirce Inc.
Shipman’s Fire Equipment Co.
The Falls Village Inn
Great Falls Brewing Company
Kent and Gail Allyn
Torrington Savings Bank
Yesterday’s Past Antiques