Participant Information

Saturday - May 9, 2015

Walnut Hill Park, New Britain, CT

Start Time: 

8:00 AM Male 5K

8:45 AM Kids

9:15 AM Female 5K


10:15 AM One Mile Walk & 4K Walk


6:30 am Registration, bib number, T-shirt Pick-up
8:00 am - 10:00 am Survivors Open House **Survivor’s Group Photo at 9 am
8:00 am
Silent Auction/Raffle Tent Opens
8:00 am Male 5K Run
8:45 am HMF FitKids Run
9:15 am Female 5K Run
9:30 am Picnic in the Park and Family Activities Open
Get your bid into the Silent Auction!
9:45 am Warm up by Jazzercise of Niantic
10:15 am 1 Mile Walk and 4K Walk
10:30 am Silent Auction/Raffle Tent Closes

Pre and Post Race Activities

Survivor’s Event: Breast Cancer Survivors are the honored participants at the CT Race in the Park. Continental breakfast, mini manicures, chair massages and more await Survivors. Please feel free to bring one guest to the event. Due to the space and timing limitations, SPA services are to honor survivors only.

Touch A Truck: This hands on event gets kids up close to their favorite BIG RIGS, FIRE ENGINES, POLICE CARS, CONSTRUCTION TRUCKS, and much more! Coordinated by the New Britain Fire Department.

Kid’s Expo: Free games and activities for youth ages 12 and under.

Home Depot’s Build in the Park: Children 12 and under build and take home a wooden project.

Pink Ribbon Silent Auction and Raffle in the Park: Bid on great silent auction items and purchase raffle tickets for special prizes. Visit our tent between 8am and 10:30am. Prizes awarded at 11:00am.

Seeds of Hope or HealthCare Professional: If you are registered as a Seeds of Hope RACE participant, stop by the Seeds of Hope/HealthCare Professionals Tent to pick up your bib, t-shirt and to enjoy some refreshments. Your name will be entered into a special drawing.


The Women’s 5K and the Men’s 5K are timed events using the B-Tag timing system (timing chip is attached to the back of your race bib). Please wear your race bib on the front of your shirt.

  • 5-year age groups from 10-80+
  • 9 & under


5K Male Run

  • Top 3 overall male
  • Top 3 in each male age division
  • Top 3 Clydesdale (men 200+lbs.)

5K Female Run

  • Top 3 overall female
  • Top 3 in each female age division
  • Top 3 Athena (women 150+lbs.)
  • Top 3 Breast Cancer Survivors

Largest Overall Team



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Platinum Sponsors

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Emerald Sponsors

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Ruby Sponsors

Big Y
Farmington Bank
New Britain Herald
New Britain Rock Cats
YC Photo Designs Guida's Dairy

Amethyst Sponsors

Farrell Funeral Home Grove Hill Medical Center
Hartford Courant
Law Office of Kevin C. Ferry, LLC
Local Planet Productions New Britain EMS
The Home Depot
TRUMPF Dunkin' Donuts

Pearl Sponsors

Bimbo Bakeries USA
Cancer Center of Central Connecticut
Carling Technologies M&M Produce
MidState Medical Center Scope Construction
Siracusa Moving and Storage Company, Inc. Highland Park Market