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Athlete Information

Sunday - March 13, 2016


Putnam, CT

Start Time:  Kids 12:30 PM, 5K 1:00 PM

Note:  Road Closures occur prior to first event.

Schedule of Events heading

Post Race Party

Registered participants can enjoy complimentary corned beef sandwiches from The Courthouse Bar & Grille and an ice cold beer after the race. Must be 21 years of age with proper ID to receive the complimentary beer.

Post Race Award Presentation

The Courthouse Bar & Grille, 121 Main Street, Putnam, CT 

Post Race Entertainment

Come for the race, stay for the music! Marc Gallagher, the Irish DJ, will be filling the post-race party air with sounds from the homeland. Playing a range of Irish music including Mystic, Traditional, Ballads, Public, Contemporary, and Celtic Rock.

Directions and Parking heading

There is plenty of parking located throughout downtown Putnam and along the Putnam River Trail.


The Hartford Marathon Foundation has an emergency texting service in place to be used in situations such as event cancellations or other emergencies where information needs to be delivered directly to you. We will be using this system for this event.

If we have changes to a race at the last minute, we can text you and inform you of the issue and what the plan is for the day of the race, and potentially save you time, money and sleep.

NOTE: We never use this information for anything other than real emergencies.

Sign up today!

Text OPUTNAM to 84483 to receive Courthouse O'Putnam 5K alerts from HMF Events.

Divisions and Awards heading 

This event is timed by Bay State Race Services and uses 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. 

  • Top three overall male and female finishers
  • Male Age Group
  • Female Age Group
  • Clydesdale (men 200+lbs.)
  • Athena (women 150+lbs.)
  • Wheelchair  

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

  • Top 3 overall male/female
  • Top 3 in each male/female age division
  • Finisher medals to all children in the Wee Mile  
  • Special costume awards

No "double dipping"


Gift cards provided by The Courthouse Bar & Grille
  • Top overall male and top overall female
    • $50 each
  • 2nd overall male and 2nd overall female
    • $30 each
  • 3rd overall male and 3rd overall female
    • $20 each
  • Best adult costume and best kid costume
    • $20 each

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