Ion Bank Cheshire Half Marathon, Relay & 5K

Sunday 29th April 2018

Cheshire High School: 525 South Main Street, Cheshire, United States

Running, Distance running, Half marathon, 5K


Activities

  • Half marathon - Adult
  • Half marathon - Student
  • Relay - 2 person Half Marathon Relay
  • 5K - Adult
  • 5K - Student
  • Kids Fun Run 1/2 Mile or 1/4 Mile - Kids 1/2 Mile Run (7 and older)
  • Kids Fun Run 1/2 Mile or 1/4 Mile - Kids 1/4 Mile Run (6 and younger)
  • CHESHIRE RESIDENTS: Kids Fun Run 1/2 Mile or 1/4 Mile - Free entry for Cheshire residents: 1/4 Mile Run (6 and younger)
  • CHESHIRE RESIDENTS: Kids Fun Run 1/2 Mile or 1/4 Mile - Free entry for Cheshire residents: 1/2 Mile Run (7 and older)

Description

Visit Cheshirehalfmarathon.org for more information.

 

Race Features

 

  • First 3,000 entrants receive free tech-shirt for half marathon, relay and 5k.
  • UnitedHealthcare Healthy Living Festival.
  • Half marathon 2 person relay!
  • Certified ½ marathon and 5k courses with split times. Both courses are fairly flat and feature significant stretches on the Farmington Canal Trail.
  • Course maps available for the 5k and half marathon (see course map section).
  • Ion Insurance Kids Fun Run: Noncompetitive, Ribbons for all finishers, ¼ mile for kids 6 and under, ½ mile for kids 7-12, Cotton t-shirts for all Kids Fun Run participants.
  • Extensive medical personnel and seven water stations.
  • Shower facilities and free parking.
  • UCAN Hydrate and GU Energy Gel available on half marathon course.
  • Bands/Music along half marathon course.
  • Sports massages.
  • Commemorative Half Marathon finisher medal.
  • Post-race party includes live music, food, entertainment, awards ceremony, kids’ activities, including inflatable amusements and fun for the whole family!
  • On course entertainment.
  • Portable toilets on race course and at the relay exchange area.
  • Half Marathon winners – roundtrip Jet Blue airline ticket and trophy to top male and female finisher.
  • Trophies for top 3 finishers in the 5K and half marathon as follows: 12 and under (5k only), 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
  • Results posted on jbsports.com and cheshirehalfmarathon.org after the event.

 

 

Event details and schedule

7-8:15 a.m.          Registration (if available) and packet pick up.                                                  

7 a.m. – 12 p.m.  UnitedHealthcare Healthy & Active Living Festival.                                         

7 a.m. – 12 p.m.    Kids Fun Zone                                                             

7:30 a.m.           Kids Warm Up                  

7:45 a.m.           Ion Insurance Kids Fun Run (on the track).                                              

8:30 a.m.           Half Marathon & Relay Start                                                                                     
8:36 a.m.           5K Start

9 a.m.                 Post race party begins with great food and live music from Run for Cover.

9:50 a.m.           5K Awards.

10:40 a.m.        Half Marathon Awards

 

 

Organised by

JB Sports

2 Buena Vista Road, Branford

Phone: 203-481-5933

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