McKeen Law Race To Fill The Pantry Results and Photos

Artwork for this year’s T-shirt by Christopher Kolasinski,  Grade 3, GEHMS. Way to go!   This past weekend, Glastonbury RIver Runners hosted the 8th annual McKeen Law Race to fill the pantry! We were lucky to have beautiful weather, coming in at around 50 when the race started.   Congratulations!   Congratulations …

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Glastonbury River Runners & GEHMS 1 Mile Family Run

Come Join Us: June 7th, 9:00am at Glastonbury-East Hartford Magnet School (95 Oak Street, Glastonbury CT.)  Only $20.00 per family.  All proceeds will go to the GEHMS Green Leaf program, for their students to participate in The Glastonbury Dragon Boat Races this year. There will also be a farmers market on the grounds that day.  Awards to the first 3 families across the finish-line. …

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Zoomerangs Kids Run 500 Miles!

Zoomerangs is off to a great start! We have about 100 Zoom kids registered in the program and they range in age between 3 and 12 years. The kids are well on their way to achieving their goal of completing the Firecracker 5K on June 30th. In just four weeks, …

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Zoomerang Kids Running Strong

Zoomerang Kids Stretching

Zoomerangs is off to a great start! We have over 50 kids registered in the program. The kids earn a popsicle stick for each lap they run and at the end of practice they trade in their popsicle sticks for stickers and gummy worms which are handed out by our fantastic …

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Zoomerangs Starts this Sunday- Still Time to Sign Up!

Zoomerang Kids

Our first Zoomerangs practice is this Sunday, Sep 23 at 3:30pm – though, we ask that you arrive between 2:30-3:15pm to pick-up your kids’ t-shirt and give them time to customize it with markers that we provide. We like for the kids to write their names on the front of …

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Zoomerangs Kids Running Program

Zoomerangs Kids

If your kids like to run, we’ve got a fun program just for them: Zoomerangs! This program was started by the Fleet Feet West Hartford crew 8 years ago. Last Spring, the Glastonbury River Runners brought the program to the Smith School for those of us East of the River! …

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Spring Zoomerangs East Session Wrap Up

Zoomerangs Kids

Our first Zoomerangs East Track Program was a GREAT success! The program culminated with the GRR Firecracker 5K. It was great to see so many of our young Zoomerang kids participate in the Firecracker race day events!  Photos are on the GRR Flickr site. There are two sets: Set 1, by …

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HMF “Family Fit” Program

If you missed the start of the GRR’s Zoomerangs running program for kids or want something where the whole family can run together, check out this new program by the Hartford Marathon Foundation and Glastonbury Chamber of Commerce: Hartford Marathon Foundation teams with Glastonbury Chamber of Commerce to present: A …

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Zoomerangs Kids Hit the Track Running!

Zoomerang Kids

We had another fantastic turnout at Sunday’s Zoomerangs practice with a whopping 80 kids registered! The kids started off with some dynamic stretching led by our club president, Erik, and then hit the track running. Kids were all smiles at the end of practice when they handed in their popsicle …

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Zoomerangs starts off with a bang!

Zoomerangs Kids

We had a GREAT turn out at the first Zoomerangs East practice last Sunday! Approximately 70 young runners came out to strut their stuff on the track. Over 130 miles were run by the kids combined! The kids earned a popsicle stick for each lap they ran and at the end …

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Zoomerangs starts this Sunday!!

Zoomerang Kids at the GRR Diva Race

Our first Zoomerangs practice is this Sunday, April 22 at 3:30pm – though, we ask that you arrive between 2:30-3:15pm to pick-up your kids’ t-shirt and give them time to customize it with markers that we provide. We like for the kids to write their names on the front of …

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