5K

DESCRIPTION

The race is exclusively for women and provides a non-intimidating environment for all ages and all abilities to walk or run 3.1 miles through Hartford and West Hartford neighborhoods. The start and finish line in beautiful Elizabeth Park showcases more than 15,000 roses in full bloom.

Course Record:
17:38 – set by Shannon McHale in 2009

PACE TEAMS

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TEAMS

This race provides a unique opportunity for Mother/Daughter duos, Multi-generational teams and “Girl Squad” groups of friends or family to compete and celebrate together. The Mother/Daughter division is open only to 2-person mother-daughter teams, all others may enter into an Open Team of three or more members.

During online registration, one Team Captain must first set up the team name, all other team members should register after set-up and indicate the team they wish to be associated with when prompted within the system. To add yourself to a team after registration, please contact registration@hartfordmarathon.com.

TEAM FAQ
Q. Can I enter the Mother/Daughter Team division with two daughters?
A. The Mother/Daughter Team division must be limited to two people, a mother and a daughter. The team’s result is calculated on the cumulative time of the two runners.

Q. How can I enter as a team with two daughters?
A. Enter in the Open Team division. There are no restrictions on the number of people allowed on the team.

Q. What is an Open Team?
A. Open Teams must have at least 3 team members, there are no maximum number of members. The team’s result is calculated on the cumulative time of the top three finishers of that team.

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 3 Overall
  • Age Group – 9 & under, and 5-year age groups from 10-80+
  • Athena (women 150+lbs.)
  • Disabled Athletes More…
  • Mother/Daughter Team (limited to 2 members)
  • Open team (3 or more members)

AWARDS:

  • Commemorative Awards to the Top 3 in Each Division
  • Commemorative Awards to Top Team in each Team Division (each member of the team will receive an award)

Overall awards based on gun time, all others awarded on chip time.

No “double dipping”

COURSE SUPPORT

  • Fluid Stations: Start, Finish, and Mile 1.5
  • 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 bicycles, rollerblades, skateboards, or motorized vehicles. No dogs. No unregistered runners or walkers. Headphones discouraged.

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