About the race: The Newington 5K Challenge road race is an annual fundraiser that is presented by the Library Board of Trustees. This is the 22nd year of the race with all proceeds of the race benefiting the library and its future growth. The main sponsor of the race is Keeney Manufacturing of Newington. The race is a popular community wide event that offers a fun filled morning of exercise, competition to spend with friends and family.
Advanced registration by May 19: $20 per person or $10 children (12 and under)
Race day registration: $25 per person $10 children (12 and under)
Registration is available online, at the library or download the form and mail or drop off the form to the Lucy Robbins Welles Library, 95 Cedar Street, Newington, CT 06111.
Course: A certified 5K course from start to finish.
Awards: - First 250 registrants receive a Dri-Fit t-shirt. - Top 3 overall male & female wth receive a trophy & recognition. - 1st & 2nd division winners, male & femae - All participants are eligible for the many raffle prizes.
Sponsorship & Donation Opportunities: Businesses, individuals and organizations can support the race through race sponsorship or raffle prize donations.