Spring Street Mile and LWL 5k September 3rd!


MANCHESTER, Conn., — Manchester Running Company is pleased to announce the second running of the Spring Street Mile and the first running of the Life Without Limits 5k will be held at Globe Hollow Reservoir in Manchester on September 3rd! Proceeds from both events will benefit United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Hartford.

Registration for both of the events will take place online here, or you may register the morning of the event beginning at 7:00 a.m. at Globe Hollow on Spring Street in Manchester. The events are open to all ages and abilities. The 5k will take off at 9:00 a.m. followed by a youth mile at 10:00 a.m., a women’s mile at 10:15, and the final event of the day, the men’s mile will take place at 10:30 a.m. The 5k will start and finish at Globe Hollow while the mile races will start on Spring St at Tam Rd. and finish at Globe Hollow.

The events have numerous sponsors including Manchester Running Company acting as race directors and prize money sponsors of the Spring Street Mile. Other sponsors include First Niagara Bank, Harvey & Lewis Opticians, BrownRudnick, Walgreens, KISS 95.7, Print Works, Theatre Works, Cardio Express, and NatureCrops.

Water and refreshments will be provided to all runners and t-shirts are available to the first 100 registered participants.

The top three runners in the 5k will receive plaques along with age group prizes while those in the Women’s and Men’s Mile will earn prize money for a top three finish. Time bonuses will also be awarded for a sub 4:00 men’s mile winner and a sub 4:30 women’s mile winner.

Questions and concerns can be directed to manchesterrunningcompany@gmail.com

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