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Firecracker 5K/2 Mile Road Race

The GRR Firecracker, a 5K and 2-mile race hosted by the Glastonbury River Runners, will take place at 8 a.m. on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Rotary Field (358 Olde Stage Road Glastonbury, CT 06033).

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7:30 a.m. Kids 1/4-mile Fun Run.

8 a.m. start for both the 5K and 2-mile races

This event is directed by a Certified RRCA Race Director.

Course map:


5K: Awards will be given to the first overall male and female finishers and top three male and female finishers in 8 age groups.

2-Mile: Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers.

Refreshments will be available post-race for all runners.

Registration & Bib Pick-Up

Pre-register here until June 20 at 5 p.m. Cost: $20

Bib pick-up and registration will be available at SoundRunner Glastonbury (63 Hebron ave, 06033), on Friday June 23, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday June 24 from 10 a.m. to noon. Cost: $25, cash or check only.

Same-day registration and bib pick-up will be available from 6:45 a.m  to 7:30 a.m. at Rotary Field. Cost: $25, cash or check only.

If you want to register the old fashioned way, you can download, print, and mail in a paper copy here.

The first 150 registered runners will receive a sought-after GRR Tech T-Shirt.


Get Fit to 5K: FREE 9-week training program for the 5K begins on April 15. For more information, visit our Beginners webpage.

Zoomerangs Kids Training program, Dates TBA. For more information, visit our Zoomerangs webpage.


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