There are already
more than 400 competitors signed up and ready to hit the road and by the time
the gun sounds for the five mile and five kilometer road races this Sunday at
Harvest Festival Road Race in downtown Southington, that number is expected
to exceed 1,000.
The Apple Harvest Festival Road Races have grown into one of the more popular
events of the two-weekend celebration and in it’s 13th year under the direction
of the Southington YMCA, there are more events available than ever.
Here’s a little preview of the race to come, as presented by YMCA Executive
Director John Myers:
Apple Harvest Festival Road Races 5 Mile Race – scenic course 5 K Race (3.1 miles) 2 Mile Walk along linear park – will finish on Town Green Little Fritter Fun Runs –assortment of kids races around Southington Town
Pre-registration is available at the
YMCA prior to Oct. 4. Mail or drop
off to: 29 High Street, Southington, CT 06489. Costs are $20 for five-mile
and 5K races, $10 for the two-mile
walk and $10 for the Little
Fritter Fun Run. Registration is also available for $5 more on race day between
7 a.m. and 8 a.m.
For more information, call (860)
621-8737or visit the YMCA website at www.sccymca.org.
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