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2024 ROAD RACE

Saturday, September 21st

10K • 5K • KIDS FUN RUN

Sponsored By:
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NOTE: BY REGISTERING FOR THIS EVENT ONLINE, YOU AGREE TO THE LIABILITY WAIVER AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

DATE

Saturday
September 21, 2024

LOCATION

22 Iron Horse Blvd
Simsbury, CT

START TIMES

5K & 10K Road Race

10:00AM

Kids Fun Run

11:15AM

EARLY PACKET PICKUP

Friday 9/20 2:00-6:00pm

Ticket Depot at 22 Iron Horse Blvd next to Rotary Playground.

Silver Supporters

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Bronze Supporters

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ABOUT THE 10K & 5K RACES

USATF certified courses that feature fast, flat, scenic loop along the Farmington River passing historic homes and rustic farms. Mile markers and water will be provided on the course.

Race Director

Charlie Kaylor

Race Date

Saturday 9/21/2024

Race Time

10:00am

Race Location

22 Iron Horse Blvd
Simsbury, CT

5K Entry Fees (Non-Refundable)

Date            
Up to 8/28    - $30
8/29 to 9/20   - $35
Race Day     - $40

10K Entry Fees (Non-Refundable)

Date
Up to 8/30    - $35
8/29 to 9/20   - $40
Race Day     - $45

Race Day Registration

Opens at 8:30am

Parking

Park along the west side of Iron Horse Boulevard between Drake Hill Road and Phelps Lane. (The exits for the parking lot behind the amphitheater will be blocked during the race until around 11:45.)

Age Divisions (Male and Female)

14 and under
15-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70+

Strollers and Pushers

Strollers and pushers are welcome.  Please line up toward the rear of the pack.

T-Shirt

A free performance shirt is included with your 5k or 10k pre-registration.
(Subject to availability)

Prizes

Custom Pint Glasses will be awarded to overall winners of the 5k and 10k races, as well as age male/female division winners. Prizes available at the award tent following the race.

Timing

Gun time with chips on race bibs for finish time. All runners will receive their time and place. Final times posted on EmpireTiming.com/2024 Elite runners should line up at the front.

NOTE: BY REGISTERING FOR THIS EVENT ONLINE, YOU AGREE TO THE LIABILITY WAIVER AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

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KIDS MILE FUN RUN

We are pleased to once again partner with the Farmington Valley YMCA to provide a fun-filled day for the entire family. The 1-Mile Kids Run is a perennial crowd favorite. This race is for kids up to 12 years old (mostly K-4th grades.) Parents are welcome to join in the fun!

1-Mile Kid’s Run

T-Shirt & Runners Bib
Certificate of Completion for Finishers

Race Date

Saturday 9/21/2024

Race Time

11:15am

Race Location

22 Iron Horse Blvd
Simsbury, CT

Entry Fee

None - Sponsored by Fitzgerald's Foods

Fun for Everyone

Active games for kids
(starting at 10:00am) hosted by YMCA
Rotary Park Boundless Playground

Kids Race Shirt Sponsor

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WHY SUPPORT OUR RACE

The Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club has been hosting The River Run since 1995. The run is an important fundraiser and 100% of the proceeds go back into the community! For more than 110 years, Rotary’s people of action have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects. From literacy and peace to water and health, we are always working to better our world, and we stay committed to the end.

Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves. Solving real problems takes real commitment and vision.

100% of the proceeds go back into the community!

Previous Beneficiaries

Scholarships

Foodshare

Drake Hill Flower Bridge

Gifts of Love

Healing Meals

The Village for Families & Children

Waste Not, Want Not

Interval House of Hartford

Farmington Valley YMCA

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

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