Terrier Tough was created in 2015 to serve as the primary fundraiser for Rocky Hill High School's annual student service trip to New Orleans to help build houses with Habitat for Humanity. Since the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Rocky Hill High School has brought students to Louisiana for a week of community service and education.
Events in Connecticut
Farmingtons East Farms Elementary School PTO is proud to host this community wide event. Come inspire children and adults to develop and maintain healthy bodies and minds in the community, while having fun raising funds for the East Farms PTO. Challenge your family, grab a friend, but most of all encourage our youth to get up and get moving by participating in either the 5K, Fun Run or Fitness Walk.
The Chris Corbett 5K Race has been organized as a tribute to Chris' love of running and to carry on his support of Greater Waterbury Catholic schools and their students.
The East Haddam Community Lions Club holds its Annual April Fools Road Race on the First Saturday of April each year.
The 2019 Finally Spring 5k! is the 11th anniversary of the event! One of the very first trail races of the year in the region, the FS5K! features a moderately challenging, but very scenic 5k and one-mile kids run. All pre-registered runners/walkers will receive a free pair of running socks!
The 13th Bimblers Bash 10k will take place on April 7, 2019 at 9:00 am.
The Chicken Run is a multi-format event. 5K run - 2 mile walk - 1/4 mile children's race.
The John Jay Community 5k Trail Race (http://jjtrail.org) is a competitive community race on the new John Jay Community Cross Country Trail. The course starts on the lower fields of the John Jay Campus and quickly goes into the wooded trails adjacent to the middle school and high school. The trails are challenging and hilly in the woods.
Enjoy Middletowns country roads, Wesleyan University campus and a grand downtown finish on historic Main Street at this 10 mile race a great early season distance to prep for half marathons in the spring.
The 3.5 Mile loops around Wesleyan in a course that is great for runners or walkers and accommodating to all paces.
Bring the family and participate in the HMF FitKids Run- a mile or mile race for kids ages 2-11.
The 40th Annual Sybil Ludington Historical Run on Saturday, April 13 2019. Both the 50k and the brand new 25k race start at 8:00am. This is a NY Ultra Running Grand Prix Event.
This is a timed, but informal race with no awards or giveaways. It's a 5K loop starting at the Pawling Rec. Center, through the town of Pawling and back.
Proceeds go to all the great community causes and organizations the Meriden Rotary Club supports. This event is part of the Hubbard Park Charity Race Series.