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InterCommunity Firecracker 5K

ICM logo InterCommunity Firecracker 5K

The 7th Annual InterCommunity Firecracker 10K/5K Fun Run, hosted by the Glastonbury River Runners, will take place at 8 AM on Sunday, June 21nd, 2015 at Riverfront Recapture.

Course Info

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Choose between a 5K route and two mile route that will follow a gently rolling course through the Buttonball neighborhood before finishing back at Rotary Field.

Awards will be presented to the top male and female finishers in eight age groups. There is also a ¼ mile fun run that is free for kids.


**NOTE: Registration is not yet open for 2015

  • IMG 0697 300x200 InterCommunity Firecracker 5KRegistration is $20.
  • Register online
  • Download and mail in registration form & a check.
  • You can also register on the day, beginning at 7 AM.
  • The first 150 pre-registered participants get a free T-shirt.

Directions & Parking

There will be limited parking at Rotary Field on race day. GRR members are encouraged to park at designated overflow parking areas to allow racers more opportunity to park at Rotary Field. Overflow parking will be at Glastonbury High School (3/4 mile to Rotary Field), Brittany Road, Cutter Lane, Wagon Road, and Surrey Lane.

There will be temporary road closures on the race course, including Olde Stage Road, Farmstead Lane, Randolph Road, Robin Road, Carriage Lane, and Founders Road.

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Get Fit to 5K Training Program

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A nine-week Get Fit to 5K Training Program for beginning runners will be offered by the Glastonbury River Runners beginning in April (Exact date: TBA) with meetings on Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings leading up to the race.

Past Years Results & Photos

See 2014 results by Fast Track Timing.

See 2014 photos by Bryan Holcombe.


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