Hogsback Half Marathon

1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Sep 30, 2017


Colebrook, CT



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1/2 Marathon

$45 $45 Closed

About This Activity

2017 Hogsback Half Marathon Information:

Start Time: General race begins promptly at 9 a.m. on September 30, 2017. If you anticipate needing more that 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the course, we will be offering an early start at 8:15 a.m.


  • Rural course on lightly travelled country roads along the Farmington River;
  • Technical shirts for all runners in mens' and womens' sizes;
  • 6 water stations stocked with water and Gatorade Endurance, Huma Gels available on course at miles 6 and 10;
  • Great post-race food including baked chicken, meatballs, vegetarian pasta, roasted red potatoes, salad and pie, cookies, bagels and fruit;
  • Custom finisher medals from Ashworth Awards;
  • Electronic bib tag timing;
  • Customized bibs with runners names;
  • Awards in 5 year age groups; and
  • Great post-race raffle prizes

Course: Fast USATF certified course with a 100 foot net elevation decrease. You'll run on country roads through the towns of Riverton, Pleasant Valley, Hartland and Colebrook.

Awards: Top 3 overall male and female runners and 3 deep in 5 year age divisions (18 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 +).  Awards will not be mailed and you must be present to collect your award.

Proceeds: All proceeds from the race benefit Running for Rescues. Running for Rescues is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to saving the lives of shelter animals. Running for Rescues supports small, grassroots organizations on the front lines - people pulling animals out of shelters before they are put to sleep. The cost associated with their efforts can be staggering! Running for Rescues funds shots, spay/neuter, transport, boarding, or food while the animal is being fostered and gives animals the opportunity to find a forever home.

Event details and schedule
Packet pickup begins at 7 a.m. on race day (September 30, 2017).

Hogsback Half Marathon - General Start at 9 a.m. If you anticipate needing more than 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the course, we will be offering an Early Start at 8:15 a.m. (please register for the early start option when you sign up for the race)

Post-Race Celebration Begins - 10:30 a.m.

Awards Ceremony & Raffles - 11:30 a.m.

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