5K

DESCRIPTION

The scenic course begins on the Higganum Green in front of the Higganum Center Old Fire House. Town Green, near 272 Saybrook Road, Higganum, CT.

The course is a challenging and hilly course with one sharp turn. The last mile of the course is on a downhill grade.

Event Records:
Male: 16:36 – set by Nicholas Migani in 2015
Female: 18:17 – set by Sybil Shapiro in 2013

Course Suitability for Disabled Athletes:
Click here for more details.

DIVISIONS & AWARDS

This event is timed by Bay State Race Services and uses the B-Tag timing system (timing chip is attached to the back of the race bib). Please wear the race bib on the front of the shirt.

DIVISIONS:

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

AGE GROUP DIVISIONS:

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

AWARDS:

  • Top 3 overall male/female
  • Top 3 in each male/female age division
  • No “double dipping”
  • To collect an award after race day, click here

COURSE SUPPORT

  • Fluid Locations: Mile 2 and Finish
  • Portalet Locations: Start and Finish
  • Event alert system notifications at the pre-race area & water stations along the course. More...

NOT ALLOWED ON THE COURSE

No dogs (service dogs must be identified as such at all times). No unregistered runners or walkers. Headphones discouraged. No bicycles, rollerblades, skateboards, or motorized vehicles.

While we do allow baby jogger/strollers in this event, participants must follow the stroller policy detailed HERE.

GOLD SPONSORS


SILVER SPONSORS

  • Tower Laboratories
  • Haddam Lions Club
  • New Image Automotive
  • MIKES’ Automotive
  • Cornerstone Construction
  • Robert’s Food Center
  • DEMCO Company
  • Killingworth Lions Club

BRONZE SPONSORS

  • River Valley Oil Services
  • Schumack Construction
  • A & E Creative Solutions
  • Nancy Dansereau & Associates
  • Middlesex Hospital
  • The Lee Company
  • Winterberry Farm