Sat, Sep 29, 2018
South Windsor, CT
The Bissell Ferry 5k and 10K Annual Scholarship Road Races - Saturday Sept 29, 2018 @ 9am
Start and Finish at the Board of Education Building at 1737 Main St - S Windsor, CT
Day of race registration available from 7:30 to 8:45 am ....at 1737 Main St
All Proceeds going to benefit the Hartford Evergreen #88 Scholarship FundCost:
Runners $25.00 (race bib with timer included)
All participants receive a finisher’s medal
Awards given to top three finishers in each age group*********************12 and under13-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970 and over
All participants with a race number are entered into random drawing for 4 tickets to a New York Yankee upcoming game
Bissell Ferry connected South Windsor (east of the Connecticut River) to Windsor on the western bank.
After English settlement, homesteaders west of the river relied on John Bissell’s ferry to reach pasturelands on the east side in South Windsor.
The Bissell ferry operated from about 1633 to 1925.