Faxon Law Greater Danbury Road Races

April 8, 2018
Danbury War Memorial, Rogers Park

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Kick off half marathon season at the annual Faxon Law Greater Danbury Road Races! The event features a half marathon, 5K and the Union Savings Bank Kids Fun Run. The courses travel through Danbury, Bethel & Redding. Following the event, enjoy a post-race party with food, refreshments, live music, awards ceremony and more!

FREE GROUP RUNS! Woodbridge Running Company Brookfield and Team Red, White & Blue are offering FREE TRAINING RUNS for the Faxon Law Group Greater Danbury Road Races! No registration required. Runners of all levels are encouraged to join runs led by the knowledgeable staff of Woodbridge Running Co. & Team RWB. Half Marathon & 5K runners welcome! When are runs? Every Saturday. Team RWB is also coordinating runs on Thursday evenings. To be added to the email list to learn more on Thursday evening runs, email kristina.korin@teamrwb.org.



Questions on our free training runs? Email kristina.korin@teamrwb.org or call (203) 481-5933.

Raceday Schedule:

7:30am: Packet pick-up and late registration

9:00am: 1/2 Mile Union Savings Bank Kids Fun Run Start (FREE for Danbury residents under 12 years old!)

9:15am: Half Marathon Start

9:25am: 5K Start

9:40am-12:00pm: Post-Race Party!

10:30am: 5K Awards

11:15am: Half Marathon Awards

EARLY Packet Pick-Up: Friday, April 6 from 4pm-6pm & Saturday, April 7 from 10am-5pm at Woodbridge-Brookfield Running Co., 632 Federal Rd., Brookfield, CT.

Tech tees to first 700 half marathon and 5K entrants!

Medals to all half marathon finishers!

Awards: Top three finishers in each age division for both races. Men’s 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+.



Additional Race Info:
  • 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.
  • UCAN 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). Receive a LOW RATE. For guests calling (203) 448-7132 the hotel to make a reservations, mention the Danbury Road Race. If you are looking for an online code, please visit: Danbury Road Race Guest Rooms.
  • 3 Hour half marathon course limit.
  • For more information contact Jody Damsky, jody@jbsports.com or 203-481-5933.



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. Their mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veteran’s by connecting them to their community through physical and social activities. Team RWB creates a community of veterans, their families, and American citizens who can enjoy social interaction and shared experiences through physical activities and events. Watch TEAM RWB highlights.

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 or more, contact jody@jbsports.com for the coupon code to register for free!

 Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Armando’s Restaurant, Codfish Hill Construction, Dunkin’ Donuts, Ethan Allen Hotel, Winters Bros Waste Systems, Henkell Sparkling Wine and Zuse, Inc.


2018 Faxon Law Greater Danbury Half Marathon

2018 Faxon Law Greater Danbury 5K

2018 Union Saving Bank Kids Fun Run

2017 Faxon Law Greater Danbury Half Marathon

2017 Faxon Law Greater Danbury 5K

2017 Union Savings Bank Kids Fun Run

For results from previous years, please refer to the JB Sports Race Results Database.