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Join the Black Rock neighborhood residents as we celebrate 376 years with our annual Run for the Rock 5k. Due to COVID-19, we are shifting the race to a virtual run/ walk over our traditional Black Rock Day weekend. Run the traditional Black Rock course – or make up your own. – but please social distance!
Once you register for the virtual run, you will get a notification by email and/or text (your choice) to submit your time starting on Friday, June 12 - Sunday, June 14. All submissions are due by Sunday, June 14 at 11:59 pm. Shirts will be available prior to the race for pick/up and delivery within Black Rock. For those outside of Black Rock - your shirt will be mailed to you.
Please post photos of yourself during this virtual fun run/walk on social media with the following hashtags: #runfortherock #blackrock and #virtualBRrun . Don't forget to tag us in your posts on twitter and Facebook with the hashtags too!
Black Rock’s history spans nearly four centuries beginning as a colonial settlement. With its unique location, it played a pivotal role in the War for Independence. Black Rock then became a major trading and shipbuilding center for CT. In the last fifty years, it has transitioned into a thriving community linked to the growth of Bridgeport. Once an important industrial center, it has developed into a vibrant and close-knit community uniquely positioned to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
EVENT FEES - $25 - THE ONLINE FEE IS PAID BY THE EVENT ORGANIZERS.
COURSE MAP- Here's the course map link: https://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=7214408
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