Sunday, April 26, 2015

The Simsbury-Granby Rotary is pleased to announce our 20th year sponsoring this exciting and festive event. All proceeds from the River Run go to college scholarships for local Simsbury and Granby High School seniors as well as other great causes. My personal thanks to sponsors, Rotarians, volunteers and other supporters that make this annual event possible!

- Pat Slater, Race Director

Simsbury River Run - 5k, 10k and Kids Race

Online Registration CLOSES at 12 Noon, Friday, April 24. You can still register on race day at the registration tent from 9:30am - 11:00am.
Mail In Registration Form

For 20 years the Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club has sponsored The River Run 5K and 10K races. And what a great run it has been for all of the participants and the community. 2015 is no exception and with your help we can continue this great Simsbury tradition. All proceeds from the River Run go to college scholarships for local Simsbury and Granby High School seniors as well as other great causes.

We are excited to announce that the registration area will again be at Simsbury Meadows next to the Rotary Park Playground and that both races will start and finish on Iron Horse Boulevard.

Start - The 10k race will begin at 12:00 noon and the 5k race will begin at 12:05 pm on Iron Horse Boulevard. Kid’s activities are from 10:30-11:30 am and the Kid’s 1-Mile Fun Run starts at 11:30 am.
Course - Both races are a flat scenic loop. Mile markers, and water provided on these
USATF certified courses.
Timing - Gun time with electronic RFID chips on race bibs for finish time. All runners will receive their time and place. Final times will be posted on
Divisions - Youth (14 and under), Junior (15-19), Open (20-29), Sub-Master (30-39), Master (40-49), Grand-Master (50-59), Veteran (60-69), Hero (70 & over).
Prizes - Trophies will be awarded to the overall winners of the 5k and 10k races, as well as for each division winner.
Entry Fee - Entry Fees
Parking - Parking is available along Iron Horse Boulevard between Drake Hill Road and Phelps Lane. Runners should not park in the lot East of Iron Horse Boulevard next to Simsbury Meadows and the Rotary Park Playground or on Hopmeadow Street.

Bronze Sponsors

"We would like to thank our sponsors for the 2015 Simsbury River Run. Without your contributions and support we would not be able to put this race together." - Simsbury-Granby Rotary

Northwest Community Bank

Farmington Valley YMCA

JK Energy Solutions

Tim Patterson/Edward Jones

CTEC Solar

The Children's Clubhouse

Wheeler Clinic

Holcomb Farm


T-shirts & Running Caps

A free cotton t-shirt is included with all 5k and 10k registrations before April 12, 2015 registration. If you registered for the 5k Race or the 10k Race and would like to upgrade to a t-shirt with Moisture Wicking Fabric for $15, please answer yes on the REGISTRATION FORM. All orders for the upgraded T-Shirt need to be made by Thursday, April 16th at noon.

Wicking ShirtAvailable for additional fee

Special wicking long sleeve T-shirt
3.8 ounce, 100 polyester jersey
Removable tag, raglan sleeves
Available in XS-4XL