MANCHESTER, Conn. (February 27, 2010) – Manchester Running Company is pleased to announce Rockville Bank will be the title sponsor of the One-Mile Kids Run at the Finally Spring 5k! on March 19, 2011 at Howard/Porter Reservoir in Manchester.
The Rockville Bank Kids Run will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Ferguson St. adjacent to Highland Park School. The one-mile course starts on Ferguson St. before heading into the Howard/Porter Reservoir Recreation area and finishing again on Ferguson St. for a one-mile loop. You can view a course map here.
The cost of the race is $10.00 for youth and is open to all elementary school aged children. For all Manchester residents, one-third of the proceeds will be donated to the PTA of the school in which the child attends while all remaining proceeds benefit Public Allies of Connecticut.
The first 50 registrants in the Rockville Bank Kids Run will receive a race t-shirt while all participants will receive a custom made Brooks “Run Happy” Poster. Registration for the event takes place online here and race-day registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 9:15 a.m.
The first annual Rockville Bank Kids Run will be followed by the Third Annual Finally Spring 5k! to benefit Public Allies of CT and Soles4Souls. The 5k race and walk will be held at 10:00 a.m. and cost to participate is $20.00 for runners and $15.0o for walkers. Registration will take place online here, mail-in registration forms, or race day. Race day registration for the 5k ends at 9:45 a.m.
For additional information please contact Manchester Running Company at firstname.lastname@example.org