• March 29 • Faxon Law Greater Danbury Road Races


Half Marathon. 5K.

Union Savings Bank Kid’s Fun Run

Danbury’s  War Memorial in Rogers Park

NEW 9:15AM START TIME!!

The Half Marathon (CT05004PH) and 5K (CT05002PH) are both certified courses. The scenic Half Marathon loop course runs through Danbury, Bethel and Redding. The 5K and Kids Run courses are run entirely within Danbury.

Free Kids Race entry for Danbury residents courtesy of Union Savings Bank.

Race Day Schedule:

7:00 a.m. – Packet pick-up and late registration

9:00 a.m. – Union Savings Bank Kids Run start (1/2 mile)

9:15 a.m. – Half Marathon start

9:25 a.m. – 5K start

9:40 a.m.  – 12:00 p.m. – Post race party with live music

10:30 a.m. – 5K awards

11:15 a.m. – Half Marathon awards

EARLY Packet Pick-Up: March 27th & 28th, Noon-6pm at Woodbridge – Brookfield Running Co., 800 Federal Road, Brookfield.

Technical running shirts to the first 1,000 Half Marathon and 5K entrants!

Medals to all Half Marathon finishers!

Awards: Top three finishers in each age division for both races. Mens and women’s divisions: 12 & under (5K only), 13-19 (5K only), 19 & under (Half Marathon only), 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

Prize Money (Half Marathon only): Open male & female 1st: $200, 2nd: $100, 3rd: $50

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Additional Race Info:
  • NEW 9:15 START TIME!
  • Shower and changing facilities located inside the War Memorial.
  • Parking available at Roger’s Park.
  • Aid stations approximately every two miles along the Half Marathon course.
  • One aid station on the 5K course.
  • Two bands on the Half Marathon race course and one in the finish area.
  • Gatorade available at 6 of the 7 event aid stations.
  • GU gel available at the 9 mile aid station.
  • War Memorial at Rogers Park: 1 Memorial Drive, Danbury, CT 06810
  • Host Hotel: Ethan Allen Hotel (about 2 miles from start/finish area). When booking a reservation call 203-744-1776 and mention Danbury Half Marathon for a special rate.
  • For more information jody.jbsports@snet.net or 203-481-5933.

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SUPPORT OUR VETERANS!

DANBURY WAR MEMORIAL The Danbury War Memorial Association, Inc. is a non-profit recreational and educational facility, located in Rogers Park. It is governed by a Board of Managers and Trustees. The War Memorial has served the greater Danbury area since 1951 in offering recreational and cultural activities to the surrounding communities. The logo over the front door; “TO HONOR THE DEAD, TO SERVE THE LIVING” states the purpose of the War Memorial. Via city support, and a conscientious staff, the War Memorial offers a diversified program of indoor activities, a complete fitness center, and a base for community events.

TEAM RED, WHITE  & BLUE  Team Red, White & Blue is a national organization ( 501c3) working to transform the way America supports its wounded veterans when they return from active duty. The intention is to create a community of veterans, their families, and American citizens who can enjoy social interaction and shared experiences through physical activities and events.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUIEk_6-lU0#at=16.

We have grown in just a few short years to roughly 60,000 members across the country and are serving veterans and active duty military across the global with over 120 chapters with a local chapter in Danbury, CT.  This effort is a grassroots initiative driven mainly by dedicated volunteers and generous community support.

To learn more about Team RWB or to join your local chapter visit www.teamrwb.org.

EARN A FREE ENTRY! Raise $100 or more for the Danbury War Memorial or Team RWB and receive a complimentary entry into either the Faxon Law Greater Danbury Half Marathon or 5K. Once you have reached $100 contact kristin.jbsports@snet.net for details on how to claim your free entry.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

The News-Times, Deer & Tick Guard, Deltron Designs, Crystal Rock, 95.1 FM, Kicks 105.5, Danbury Volkswagon, American Massage Therapy Association, three60 Partners, Woodbridge Running Co., Chabaso Bakery

Armando’s Restaurant, Blansfield Builders, Codfish Hill Construction, Caraluzzi’s, Dunkin Donuts, Ethan Allen Hotel, Doctors Express,  Nolan Enterprises