Sporting A Cause

Tag Archives: Women’s Support Services

First Annual North Canaan Santa Chase 5K

The First Annual North Canaan Santa Chase 5K will be held Saturday, December 11, 2021 at North Canaan Town Hall/ North Canaan Elementary School, 100 Pease Street, Canaan, CT 06018.

The event is sponsored by Great Falls Brewing Company.

Race day sign in starts at 10:00 am

The race begins at 11:00 am.

Entry fee $25 plus $2.45 sign up fee.

On line registration only (no race day registration).

To register go to:

Registration ends at 11:59 pm, December 9th.

The course is a fairly flat out-and-back starting downtown at the school, run north on West Main to the state line, turn around and finish back at the school.

Mile marks, water at the finish, chip timing.  Awards will be based on Gun finish time.  5K. USATF sanctioned race (pending).  USATF certified 5K course  COVID-19 protocols may be required (masks and social distancing).

Trophies for fastest racers in each category- Men, Women, Children.

Prizes for best holiday costumes.

Awards will be made available around noon at the Great Falls Brewing Company. Results will be posted on-line. Timing  and results by

A portion of the race proceeds will go to Women’s Support Services

There will be an after party at Great Falls Brewing Co., then stay for local shopping and restaurants.



Posted in:

International Women’s Day at Mohawk Mountain

International Women’s Day at Mohawk Mountain will be held Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Mohawk Mountain Ski Area, 46 Great Hollow Road, Cornwall, CT   06753. This event is organized by Mohawk Mountain Ski Area.

Enjoy these extra specials with the purchase of your ski ticket:

Free Yoga classes

Free 10 minute massage

Free flowers and chocolates while supplies last

Lift ticket raffle – two chances to win a free lift ticket

A portion of the proceeds will benefit Women’s Support Services.

For more information visit or call Tori at (860) 672-6100  ext 133.

To learn more about Women’s Support Services visit

Posted in: