A 5 mile race and a 2.6 mile walk over the roads of the Southport/Westport "Gold Coast" roads. Extremely scenic, the race course is flat and gently rolling. The walk passes through picturesque Southport harbor & village. Parking is available close to the venue if arrival is early (7:00 or earlier).
1120/12, 7:00 AM...WE HAVE REACHED OUR T-SHIRT LIMIT...NO MORE T-SHIRTS
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What time does the race and walk start?
8:15 am, but you need to get there earlier. The later you arrive, the harder it is to find a parking spot.
Where can I park?
Parking is available at the Southport train station parking lots, the Pequot Library, and various retail lots on the Post Road. This year, there is no parking/bus shuttle at Sherwood Island.
Can I sign up someone other than myself?
Yes, but only immediate family members.
Can I pick up someone elses race number, shirt, etc.?
Yes, but be certain that those for whom you are picking up are aware of it.
Can I pick up my bib, shirt, etc. before race day?
Yes, we encourage you to pick up before race dayevery evening starting on Monday, Nov. 19, at Wakeman Boys/Girls Club, 385 Center Street, Southport, between 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. NOTE: IF YOU REGISTERED ONLINE THE WEEK OF THE RACE YOU CANNOT PICK UP YOUR SHIRT, BIB, ETC. UNTIL THE FOLLOWING EVENING.
Will my name appear in bold on my bib?
Yes, if you registered before November 1.
If I become injured or sick and cant run/walk, can I get a refund?
No, there are no refunds once you have entered.
How can I change or edit my registration?
Go to https://myevents.active.com and follow the instructions. If you need further assistance, please call 877-228-4881, option 3
How late can I register online?
Online registration closes at 6:00 PM on Nov. 20. In-person regiatration is at Wakeman Monday - Wednesday, from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM and on race morning beginning at 6:30 AM until 7:45 AM. Registration on race day is $50.00...no t-shirt.
Event schedule and times
PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY FOR BEST PARKING
Start time for the 5 mile run: 8:15 AM
Start time for the walk: 8:20 AM