5th Annual Milford Moves for Veterans 5K

Sun June 16, 2019 Milford, CT US 06460 Directions
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Additional race information can be found at http://www.milfordmoves.com.

Place
37 Helwig Street
Lisman Landing (Milford Landing Marina)
Milford, CT US 06460
Description

THE MILFORD BANK and COLONY GRILL present the 5th Annual MILFORD MOVES FOR VETERANS 5K Run or Walk on Sunday, June 16, 2019.  This family-friendly event is a fundraiser honoring local Veterans. We encourage all abilities to join us!

 

All proceeds raised will be donated to Milford's Veterans groups: American Legion, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), and Vietnam Veterans of America.

 

Participants receive a short sleeve shirt, a chip timed run and an accurately measured 5K course-  https://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=7094700 

 

Great food after you are done featuring the COLONY GRILL PIZZA TRUCK, along with fruit, bagels, etc. THEN GET YOUR FREE BEER HERE!  at the Milford Colony Grill - one free beer for 21 & over after the race. Bring your bib to Colony Grill just 200 yards away from the finish! 

 

Start your Father's Day celebration with us!
*After the 5K, enjoy free pizza from the Colony Grill truck!
*Participants ages 21+ are invited to Colony Grill of Milford for a free post-race beer or soft drink.
*Other post-race refreshments include bagels, bananas, and fluids.
*The 5k Run/Walk is bib-chip timed!
*Plenty of parking in nearby lots, at The Milford Bank on the green, and Colony Grill parking lots (no parking on the race course).
*A specially designed shirt will be guaranteed to all entrants registered by June 3rd.
*A free Kids “Run For The Flag” Fun Run - a non-competitive, 200-yard scamper for kids 12 and younger only - weather permitting. All kids receive a flag and medal at the finish - with a group photo to follow.

 

AWARDS
*Awards for top male & female finisher
*Awards for top male & female Military or Veteran -
AGAIN THIS YEAR - COLONY GRILL $1000 PRIZE / DONATION - $500 awarded to 1st place Veteran or Military Male & Female finisher - which they will donate to the charity of his/her choice.

*Awards categories: Top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 9 & under; 10-13; 14-18; 19-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70-79; 80+
*All top finishers receive commemorative Dog Tag awards.
*Most Patriotic Award: Show off your stars and stripes!

 

REGISTRATION FEES:
REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 500 people, so sign up now, before it’s too late!
*EARLY BIRD ONLINE by April 30 is $25 for ages 19 & over; $20 for ages 18 & under
*Online Registration May 1 - June 13 is $30 for ages 19 & over; $25 for ages 18 & under
*FREE for U.S. Military and Veterans now thru event date.

Advanced (online) registration will officially close on June 13th at 8 pm. (Sorry, no registration on June 14th so that we can prep for pre-Reg pickup.)

 

EVENT SCHEDULE
SATURDAY June 15  10am-1pm Bib Pick-up & Late Reg at The Milford Bank, 33 Broad Street, Milford (Tent outside)
LATE Registration: $35 for ages 19 & over; $30 for ages 18 & under. Cash/check only.

 

SUNDAY June 16: 7:30-9:00 am Late registration (fees above) & bib pickup at Lisman Landing, 37 Hewig St.
8:30 am Kids “Run For The Flag” fun run
9:00 am 5K Run/Walk race start
9:30 am Post-race party, Colony Grill pizza truck, & more at Lisman Landing

10:00 am Awards

10:30 am The after celebration at the Milford Colony Grill

RACE DIRECTOR
Marty Schaivone is the coordinator of more than 45 races in CT, including the Milford Hospital Live Well 5K on Mother’s Day, The Park City Classic 5k & 5miler in Bridgeport, the Colony Grill Hot Oil Run & Bigelow Tea Community Challenge in Fairfield, the Great Pumpkin Classic at Trumbull High School, and many more races in Fairfield County. MS Running Productions is available for event consulting & directing. Contact Marty at msrunningproductions@yahoo.com.

See the MSRP schedule at www.hitekracing.com/msrunning

SPONSOR & PARTNER OPPORTUNITIES
If you or your company would like to partner with us, please contact Peter Berube at pberube@milfordbank.com

The Milford Bank, Member FDIC

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