6th annual Michael E Walsh Memorial 5K

5K, Other

Event Date

Sun, Oct 18, 2020


Hartford, CT


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5K Run

$20 $30 Register

5K Walk

$20 $30 Register

1/4 Mile Kid's Run

$5 $5 Register

5K Run/Walk

$20 $30 Register

About This Activity

Michael E. Walsh was a standout runner at St Paul's High School and Fordham University who was tragically killed after being hit by a snow plow while running in his hometown of Torrington, CT. This race is being held in his memory. This event will be held at Riverfront Park in Hartford. Registration opens at 8:30, the kid's fun run will start at 9:30 and the 5K at 10:00. T-shirts are guaranteed for runners and walkers registered by Monday, October 12th. Size guaranteed if registered by Oct 12th.  Awards will be presented to the overall winners and the top three in the following age groups: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+ and the 1st Overall 5K Walker.

There is early Packet Pickup available on Saturday, October 17th, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at FLEET FEET SPORTS, 1003 Farmington Av, West Hartford. Fleet Feet is offering a 10% discount on all purchases made during Packet Pick Up.


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