5th Annual East Farms Spring Ahead 5K

Farmington, CT

Farmington’s East Farms Elementary School PTO is proud to host this community wide event on April 22, 2018. Come inspire children and adults to develop and maintain healthy bodies and minds in the community, while having fun raising funds for the East Farms PTO. Challenge your family, grab a friend, but most of all encourage our youth to get up and get moving by participating in either the 5K, Fun Run or Fitness Walk.


People of all ages and abilities are welcome to attend!

NEW THIS YEAR...

We are expanding our reach into the local community…25% of net race proceeds will be donated to the Farmington Community Chest. Please visit https://www.farmingtoncommunitychest.com to learn more about this local nonprofit organization. 

Additionally, a food collection will be held race day for the Farmington Food Pantry. Details to follow.

5K Race starts at 1:00pm.  Fun Run and Fitness Walk begin at 12:15pm.

An award, will be given to the Top 3 Males & Females and the Top Three Males & Females in the following age groups: 10 & U, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

    All participants will receive medals!

COURSE DESCRIPTION

      The 5K course starts on Wolf Pit Road and ends in the East Farms Elementary School bus loop where spectators will be celebrating your success! The course winds through the original neighborhoods of East Farms Elementary School. For every incline in the course, there is an equally rewarding descent!

    Click here for a map of the 5K course.

    Strollers are allowed on the course.  Please line up at the rear of the starting area.

    Sorry, NO animals, roller blades, bikes, etc. will be allowed.

REGISTRATION

Price of registration (by 4/6/2018): 5K - $20.00, Fun Run/Fitness Walk - $15.00

Price of registration (after 4/6/2018): 5K - $25.00, Fun Run/Fitness Walk - $15.00

On-site registration will be available the day of the beginning at 10:00 am. 

Race t-shirts only provided to those who pre-register online by 4/6/2018 or by mail by 4/3/2018.

Please click Register Now to register or donate!

Click here for a Mail In Registration Form. 

RACE DAY VOLUNTEERS

Race day volunteers needed. Please email eastfarms5K@gmail.com if you are interested in volunteering.

SPONSORS

Thank you to our "Platinum Sponsors":


Thank you to our "Gold Sponsors":

 

Thank you to our "Silver Sponsors":

 

Thank you to our "Bronze Sponsors":

 

Thank you to our "Friends Sponsors":

 


We are always looking for additional sponsors to help defray the cost of organizing this event as well as reach our fundraising goal. Click here to download our Sponsorship Commitment Request Form.

When & Where

Apr 22, 2018

Sunday

1:00 PM

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