SongStrong5K

Sat June 6, 2020 Guilford, CT US 06437 Directions
Events

5K RUN/WALK

$25 10:00AM EDT Registration ends June 3, 2020 at 8:00pm EDT

Kids Fun Run

$5 9:45AM EDT Registration ends June 3, 2020 at 8:00pm EDT
Place
Guilford Fairground
Lovers Ln
Guilford, CT US 06437
Description

All are invited to run or walk in the 3rd annual SongStrong: Keep Kids Safe 5K.  This exciting event takes place on a USATF Certified Course (CT18024JHP) in beautiful Guilford, CT and features panoramic views of Long Island Sound and the historic Guilford Green.  After the race, enjoy food, drinks, fun exhibits, a DJ and much more.  FREE t-shirt to all registered 5K participants.

The race celebrates the life of Ethan Song who passed away in January 2018 at the age of 15.  All proceeds go to the Ethan Miller Song Foundation, a non-profit that develops and supports Ethan’s causes and programs that keep kids safe.

Registration and Packet Pickup will take place on Thursday, June 4th and Friday, June 5th between 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm at Ashley's Ice Cream, 942 Boston Post Rd, Guilford. All participants are encouraged to pick up their race packet that will include a race tee shirt and race number, in advance to save time on race day! You can also register for the race too if you prefer not to do so online!

Race Schedule

  • Advance packet pickup & registration at Ashley's Ice Cream, 942 Boston Post Rd, Guilford. June 4 & 5, 4:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Race day registration opens - 8:30 AM
  • Kids Fun Run Start - 9:45 AM
  • 5K Run/Walk Start - 10:00 AM

Entry Fees

  • 5K Run/Walk - $25 ($30 on race day)
  • Kids Fun Run (8yrs and under) - $5 (optional race shirt $5)

5K Race Awards

  • First overall male and female
  • Top 3 male / female in age groups: 1-14, 15-19 ,20-29 ,30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Become a Fundraiser

During the registration process you will be presented with a screen where you can Become a Fundraiser. When prompted, click on the blue button "Become a Fundraiser", and the personal fundraiser options will be opened up to you.

If you need help, use this link to view a short video on how to become a fundraiser.

 

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
Title Sponsor
Media Sponsor
Diamond
Silver Sponsor
Bronze Sponsor
Race Course

  • START IN THE FAIRGROUNDS ACCESS ROAD HEADING SOUTH.
  • TURN RIGHT ONTO STONEHOUSE LN.
  • TURN LEFT ONTO OLD WHITFIELD ST.
  • TURN RIGHT ONTO SUMMER ST. 
  • TURN LEFT ONTO WHITFIELD ST.
    • PARTICIPANTS SHOULD STAY TO THEIR LEFT
  • CONTINUE TO GUILFORD MOORING/ROTHBERG INSTITUTE, TURN AROUND AND FOLLOW WHITFIELD STREET NORTH.
    • PARTICIPANTS SHOULD STAY TO THEIR LEFT
  • FOLLOW WHITFIELD STREET TO BOSTON ST
  • TURN RIGHT ON BOSTON ST, THEN TURN RIGHT ONTO LOVERS LN
  • TURN RIGHT ONTO STONEHOUSE LN AND RIGHT INTO FAIR GROUND
  • FINISH IN THE FAIRGROUND ACCESS ROAD HEADING NORTH

This course is a USATF Certified Course, reference CT18024JHP.

Become an Event  Volunteer!

Besides participants, we also need volunteers to help with advance packet pick up and on race day. It's a great way to help make a difference without breaking out into a sweat! If you don't wish to run, how about helping out?

Please use the Volunteer Registration Link to confirm when and where you can help. If you select one of the race day slots, please come to Race HQ at the Fairground first to check in, before reporting to your assigned location. All the volunteer locations are walk-able from the Fairgrounds.

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy. If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.