Friends of Valley Falls Rails to Trails Firecracker 5K

Sat July 11, 2020 Vernon, CT 06066 US Directions
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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.plattsys.com.

Place
31 Church St
Vernon, CT US 06066
Description

Friends of Valley Falls Rails to Trails Firecracker 5K Run

USATF Certified 5K Race Course - Proceeds benefit Friends of Valley Falls

Field Limit: 50 Entries (per town requirements)

Shaded Rails to Trails in Vernon CT

Meet at the Church Street Parking Lot in Vernon, CT - (31 Church Street - Vernon CT 06066)

Street Address is 31 Church Street - Vernon CT

Parking on Church Street (Trail Side) and Birch Street (Trail Side)

Phoenix Street to Valley Falls Park and back.

USATF Certified 5K Race Course

Full refund if the event is cancelled

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KEY NOTES FOR A SAFE RACE

  •  Numbers must be picked up before 7:30 am on July 11
  •  No race day entry, Entry Limit: 50
  •  Online entry will close at 9 pm July 10
  •  Please review the course map  - It is an out and back course - The turn around is at the "MIle.1.5" Marker
  • Water available at Finish line in 8 ounce plastic 
  • No Water available on the course for safety 
  • Results will not be posted at the race site to ensure social distancing.
  • Out and back Course - Turn Around at "1.5 Mile Pole" - Please review course map

Race Number Pick up Schedule at Church Street Parking Lot - Vernon CT

  • Friday July 10. -  6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
  • Saturday July 11 - 6:20 am to 7:30 am

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START SCHEDULE

Start Times

At this current time, we will be asking for individuals to start one at a time by crossing over our Start System.

When you finish the race, please return to your vehicles to maintain our social distancing guidelines.

First Wave goes off at 7:50 am

Second Wave goes off at 7:55 am

Third Wave goes off at 8:00 am

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The net proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Friends of Valley Falls and Vernon Greenways (HLRP) in Vernon, CT (non-profits) .

Proud to support the Rails to Trails and the Vernon Greenway


AWARDS WILL BE MAILED TO THE Top 3 male and Top 3 female Finishers

USATF Certified 5K

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The net proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Friends of Valley Falls and Vernon Greenways in Vernon, CT (non-profits) .

Proud to support the Rails to Trails and Vernon Greenway

Race Contact Info

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Race Parking - Church Street and Birch Street

Race Parking - Church Street and Birch Street

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START LINE PROCEDURE - TIME TRIAL FORMAT

START LINE PROCEDURE - TIME TRIAL FORMAT

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5K Course Map

USATF Certified 5K Race Course

Out and back on Rails to Trails

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Bakery on Main - Gold Sponsor

Bakery on Main - Gold Sponsor

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