Get Fit to 5K Training Program Starts September 6th!

Get Fit to 5K

A new session of the Get Fit to 5K training group starts on Saturday, September 6th, 2014. All levels are welcome!! Training groups meet twice a week Saturdays We will begin our Saturday morning workouts on Saturday, September 6th at 8:30 AM at Riverfront Park on 200 Welles Street in Glastonbury. … Continue reading

Rockin’ Walkers Are Back! July 5th at 8:30AM

Rockin' Walkers

The Rockin’ Walkers will be back July 5th at 8:30AM  at Riverfront Park 200 Wells Street, Glastonbury CT. OUR GOAL IS THE HARTFORD HALF MARATHON on OCTOBER 11, 2014 Email to sign up. First Saturday meeting will be introductions and signing of the waivers. Also, training schedules will be handed … Continue reading

Congratulations Beginners!

Dawn Emanuele

It’s amazing to be able to witness the pride and determination on people’s faces as another Beginner group continues to accomplish weekly goals in the midst of some wet and cold weather. We are on our 7th week of training and many people have stuck with the program and powered … Continue reading

Pay It Forward to our Beginners Group!

Dawn Emanuele

Make your New Year’s Resolution to Pay It Forward to our Beginners Group! We will be starting another nine-week Beginner 5K Running Training program on Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 for our next GRR race; the 3rd Annual Spicy Green Bean Run Diva Run 5K which will be held on Sunday, … Continue reading

Huge Turnout for Beginners Group!

Glastonbury River Runners beginners group - Tuesday night session

We are one week into the Beginner Group training with 62 registered participants and more people are still inquiring! What is even more impressive than the number of people is the motivation that this group is showing. Each session the energy is so positive as they work toward achieving their … Continue reading

Rain or Shine…Our 5K Beginner Group is Shining Bright!

Dawn Emanuele

By Dawn Emanuele We currently have 29 participants in our training group that have been very dedicated to their training. While this group is smaller than our first group this year, their drive is just as strong. Our Tuesday weather has been very rainy the last two sessions and yet … Continue reading

Pay it Forward & Feel the Reward: Help Our Beginners!

Our 5K Beginner Training Group program begins on Saturday, April 28th and we are looking for volunteers. I can only speak for myself and what other coaches have told me, but I can honestly say what a rewarding experience it is to help our 5K Beginner Training Group participants. It … Continue reading

Strong Finish for the GRR Beginner 5K Group!

Beginners 5K Group before the Diva Run 2012

After nine weeks of training, our beginner group showed up to accomplish their goal and they did it!!! They finished their training strong. Each person had their personal goal for the race, went out and succeeded. This was no different from what we saw during their individual efforts throughout this … Continue reading