Race Day Amenities

Race amenities include:

  • 20K, Half Marathon, 5K & Kids Fun Run
  • Early packet pick-up on Friday-Sunday, 8/31-9/2, at Trailblazer in New Haven
  • FREE massages courtesy of Elm City Wellness!
  • Separate 5K starting lines for men & women
  • T-shirts to¬†first 7, 500 entrants
  • 110 portable toilets on the New Haven Green
  • 7,000 square feet of tents for food, registration and medical purposes
  • Outdoor fitness expo featuring nutritional experts, fitness retailers and medical personnel
  • Top sound system allowing runners to hear the starting instructions at all race starting lines
  • Computer access to runner’s files allows us to individually congratulate every¬†runners as they finish
  • Results posted within 15 minutes of an individual’s finishing time
  • Race course entirely closed to traffic
  • 13 water stations on-course – all with UCAN Hydrate, one with UCAN Fuel and one with GU Gel
  • High profile mile markers and digital clocks posted every mile
  • Discounted parking at New Haven parking garages on raceday
  • 14 bands on 20K/half marathon course

A complimentary post-race party includes:

  • Live music on the New Haven Green
  • Inflatables following the Kids Fun Run
  • Cookies
  • Bagels & Dunkin’ Donuts Munchkins
  • Cups of yogurt
  • Pure Protein bars
  • Turkey Hill Ice Cream
  • Bananas
  • Apples
  • Hot dogs courtesy of New Haven Parking Authority
  • Harpoon beer available to participants age 21+ (2 beer tickets/runner)