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Event Information

Schedule

Saturday, September 10

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Packet Pick Up at soundRUNNER

Sunday, September 11

  7:45 a.m.   Registration/Check-In
  8:45 a.m.   Opening Ceremony 
  9:00 a.m.   5K Walk/Run for Hope Begins
10:15 a.m.   Children's Fun Run Starts
10:30 a.m.   Awards

Packet Pick Up

Pre-race packet pick up will be available for all pre-registered walkers and runners on Saturday, September 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at soundRUNNER (1596 Post Road, Fairfield, CT). Participants will be able to avoid the lines on Sunday morning and soundRUNNER will be offering 20% off to all race participants during packet pick up and race day. Just show them your bib number!

Walk Location

Jennings Beach, 880 South Benson Road, Fairfield, CT  06824

From the East: Take I-95 South. Take the Route 135/North Benson Road exit 22 and continue 0.15 miles. Turn left onto North Benson Road/Route 135 and continue 0.22 miles. Cross over Boston Post Road/US-1 and road turns into South Benson Road which runs into Jennings Beach. At the stop sign merge to the left at the fork. Follow this road and the entrance to Jennings Beach will be on the right.

From the West: Take I-95 North. Take the Mill Plain Road exit 21 and continue 0.21 miles. Turn right onto Mill Plain Road and continue 0.19 miles. Turn left onto Boston Post Road/US-1 and continue 0.38 miles. Turn right onto South Benson Road which runs into Jennings Beach. At the stop sign merge to the left at the fork. Follow this road and the entrance to Jennings Beach will be on the right.

Parking:
Please drive into the park and park in the designated areas.

Participation Fees (includes t-shirt):

Adults (13 and older): $35 minimum donation through 8/11, $40 minimum donation 8/12 through race day
Children (12 and under): $20 minimum donation for 5K and fun run, $10 minimum donation for fun run only

Awards

Awards will be given to the top individual and team fundraisers!
Race Awards:
Top Male & Female Overall and in Age Groups:
14 and Under;
15-19;
20-29;
30-39;
40-49;
50-59;
60-69;
70-79;
80 and over

Course

You can download the course map here!
Please note course is subject to change.

More Information

  • Walk/Run for Hope takes place rain or shine!
  • All participants will receive a Walk/Run for Hope t-shirt.

 


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