Firecracker 5K/2 Mile Road Race sponsored by Travel Insured International

The Travel Insured International Firecracker, a 5K and 2-mile race hosted by the Glastonbury River Runners, will take place at 8 a.m. on Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Rotary Field in Glastonbury, Connecticut. This race will benefit the American Liver Foundation.

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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:

Firecracker 5k Route


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 18 at 5 p.m. Cost: $20

Bib pick-up and registration will be available at Bicycles East, New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, Conn., on Friday June 24, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday June 25 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 23. For more information, visit our Beginners webpage.

Zoomerangs Kids Training program begins on April 24. For more information, visit our Zoomerangs webpage.


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