Greater Danbury: race description
The Greater Danbury Half Marathon &, 5K will once again be presented by the Housatonic Valley Sports Organizing Committee. The event, staged from War Memorial in Danbury's Rogers Park, is in it 4th year and includes a Half Marathon, 5K and 1/2 mile kids run. The Savings Bank of Danbury Children's Run will start at 10:00 am, the Half Marathon will start at 10:20 am and the 5K race will start at 10:30 am.
The Half Marathon (CT05004PH) and 5K (CT05002PH) are run on certified courses. The scenic 1/2 marathon loop course runs through Danbury, Bethel and Redding. The 5K and kids run courses are run entirely within Danbury. To view 5k course map and the 1/2 marathon course map you must have Adobe Reader. This year the Savings Bank of Danbury Children's Run will be timed!
Shower and changing facilities are available inside the War Memorial. Aid stations will be approximately every two miles along the 1/2 marathon course. There will be one aid station on the 5K course. There will be two bands on the 1/2 marathon race course and one in the finish area. If you are interested in playing please call (203)481-5933.