Hot COCO 5K & Kids Fun Run

Norton Elementary School

November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m.

5K Course: The flat certified 5K course passes stately homes and runs on a portion of the Farmington Canal Trail.

Kids Fun Run will precede the 5K. All finishers receive a ribbon and all participants receive a cotton t-shirt. Kids Fun Run travels around athletic fields at The Norton School.

Post-Race Party! After the race unwind and enjoy a post-race celebration with live music, hot cocoa, food, clowns, face painting, vendor giveaways and much more!

Raceday Schedule: Norton School, 414 N Brooksvale Rd, Cheshire, CT

8:30 am: Packet pick-up & raceday registration

10:00 am: Kids Fun Run Start

10:10 am: 5K Start

11:00 am: Awards

T-shirts: Given to first 500 registrants.

Parking: Plenty of parking available at The Norton School and across the street.

Awards: Prize money to the top 3 overall men & women finishers ($100, $50, $25), top masters (0ver 40) male and female finishers and top Cheshire male & female finishers. Top three Men & Women race finishers in the following divisions receive trophies: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79 and 80+. All children receive Kids Fun Run finisher ribbons.


Raise $100 for more for Abilities Without Boundaries and receive a complimentary race entry!

Abilities Without Boundaries (AWB) is a nonprofit organization providing opportunities in the community through employment and social experiences for people with developmental disabilities. AWB values advocacy for clients, caregivers and families; inclusion within the communities served; and respect and integrity for all individuals.

AWB offers diverse and highly enriched programming for individuals with developmental disabilities throughout Connecticut. Our clients are employed in a wide scope of jobs in the communities we serve. And we continue to look for new and innovative ideas that will allow our clients to share their talents with the greater community. In collaboration with employment services, AWB offers day programs focusing on enhancing daily living activities, gross and fine motor skills, and social and emotional interactions. Our committed staff work to arrange a variety of activities to address each of these areas. In addition to our programming, AWB is a strong advocate for the rights of people with developmental disabilities and continues to spread awareness about the abilities of people with developmental disabilities throughout Connecticut’s communities.

Since 1978, AWB has helped countless individuals with developmental disabilities lead a more productive and fulfilling life. In 2011, AWB changed our name from Cheshire Occupational & Career Opportunities (COCO) to Abilities Without Boundaries and continued expanding our impact throughout the state. What began with a few concerned parents has blossomed into an organization with almost 50 employees who all share a deep and profound respect for the individuals we serve. For more than 30 years, we have been helping to make a difference throughout Connecticut.

Email when you have reached $100 or more for your free entry to the race!


Interested in sponsoring the race? Click here!

Questions? or 203-481-5933


2016 Hot COCO 5K Overall

2016 Hot COCO Kids Fun Run

2015 Hot COCO 5K Overall

2015 Hot COCO Kids Fun Run

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