17th Annual Cove 5K, 2M Walk, & Kids' Fun Run

5K, Other

Event Date

Sun, Oct 19, 2014


Madison, CT

About This Activity

The 17th Annual "Run for The Cove" 5K Road Race, 2 Mile Memorial Walk and Kids' Fun Run is a wonderful family event to support services for grieving children in Connecticut. Walk, Run, and Join in the Fun!

Run along a flat, fast course in beautiful Hammonasset Beach State Park. This is a USA Track and Field Certified 5K Course.  Scenic 2M Memorial Walk and Fun Run for kids of all ages!

Proceeds benefit The Cove Center for Grieving Children.

Event details and schedule

9:00 am      Registration
10:00 am    Kids' Fun Run
10:30 am    5K Race
10:40 am    2 Mile Memorial Walk
11:30 am    Awards Ceremony

Run or walk in memory of someone you love while enjoying the beauty and serenity of Connecticut's largest oceanfront state park!

This annual event is a favorite of many families and participants for the beautiful location and sense of community created by this effort to support grieving children and families.

Create a team or fundraising page and raise funds for Cove programming statewide including our 7 Family Cove Sites, Community Outreach and Camp Erin Connecticut! We do not charge a fee for these services and this is our major fundraiser for The Cove. Your help is needed to make this event a success.

The Cove 5K Road Race/2M Walk/Kids' Fun Run will take place Rain or Shine. Sorry, no refunds.

Allow time for check-in and bib/tshirt collection. Easy access and abundant parking at event.

*All preregistered children participating in the Kids’ Fun Run will receive a T-shirt and
commemorative medallion.

*T-Shirts are guaranteed only for Preregistered Walkers/Runners. (Sizes are not guaranteed so come early.)

Hammonasset Beach State Park
Take Exit 62 off Interstate 95 in Madison, CT.
Southbound take a left,
Northbound take a right onto
the "Hammonasset Connector." Go straight to Route 1.

Entrance to Hammonasset Beach State Park is at Route 1 stoplight.

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