• December 14 • Christopher Martin’s Christmas Run for Children

Sunday, December 14, 2014    10:20 am

This 5K race is a runner favorite! Connecticut’s best post race party!

Our Mission We hope to make Christmas a little brighter for needy children in the New Haven area by giving them not only a toy, but the message of love from friends and neighbors they have never met.  Over the years, our race has given over 50,000 toys to children.

Entry Fee Registration fees for this year’s race are $25 for registration and no shirt or $45 for registration and a long sleeve technical running shirt.  Raceday entries will not be accepted. Participants can lower this entry fee to $15 if they donate a new unwrapped toy to the race. To lower your race entry and donate a toy, fill out and send in an entry form with payment. Discounted registration IS NOT AVAILABLE ONLINE. All mail entries must be received by December 9, 2014. Mail entries received after December 2, 2014 may not be processed.  Toys can be dropped off at Trailblazer New Haven during packet pick-up weekend or at Christopher Martin’s Restaurant on race morning.  If you choose to defer the payment you must present an unwrapped toy during  packet-pick to receive your race bib and packet.

Early Packet Pickup:   Trailblazer- 296 Elm St. New Haven, CT. Friday, December 12th & Saturday, December 13th 11am-6pm.

Packet pick-up begins at 8 a.m. on raceday at Christopher Martin’s Restaurant, 860 State Street, New Haven.

T-shirts Long sleeve tech t-shirts are available before the race for $20. Purchase your tech shirt now to guarantee your size. Tech shirts may not be available on race day.

Awards $50 gift certificate to Trailblazer given to first overall male and female finishers.  Awards given to the first three finishers in each of the following age groups (male and female):  12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Volunteers are needed! Please call 203-481-5933

Christopher Martins Restaurant: 860 State St. New Haven, CT 06511

For more information: jody.jbsports@snet.net or 203-481-5933. The race will be run in snow or rain.  Entry fees are nonrefundable.

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Thank you to our race sponsors: