Choose 5K, 10K or half marathon and enjoy picturesque courses along the Farmington River and local farmlands. The scenic two-loop half marathon course begins and ends in the center of Simsbury, a charming town center loaded with quaint shops and wonderful restaurants. #UConnHealthHalf

Bring the kids to participate in the HMF FitKids ¼ mile, ½ mile or one mile races. Playground access and activities are available for kids through the morning.

All runners and walkers receive custom short sleeve tech shirts and race finisher medals.

The UConn Health Half Marathon on Iron Horse is the second road race in the CT Triple challenge, taking runners across picturesque communities in CT as they progress from 10K to half marathon to the annual Eversource Hartford Marathon in October. DETAILS

Please help give back to the community that has opened their streets for participants. Donations of nonperishable food will be collected on race day through the HMF Can drive to benefit Gifts of Love Food Bank in Avon.

Since 2009, HMF has partnered with local Boy Scout Troop 175 to raise more than $41,000 through the event for their community projects.

Interested in more ways to use this or other events to support a charity or cause? Visit the Run for Good page to learn about group and individual fundraising opportunities.

Check the Facebook event page for updates!