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Road Race - 8 Mile & 5K Run/Walk

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2021 New Milford Parks & Recreation Road Race
The New Milford Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce that our 8-mile and 5K road races will be happening on July 30th!  Deep in tradition, our 8-mile race is now on its 54th year, and our 5K race is on its 19th year.  The New Milford 8-mile Road Race is the third oldest race of its kind in the state, and one of the most challenging in the area. Runners test themselves during this hilly course through rural New Milford, including the famous Canterbury Hill. 5K runners enjoy a challenging and scenic course up into New Milford, and both races finish on the south side of the town green.

Both the 8-mile and 5K race will start at 8:30 AM sharp.

- Registration fee before July 23rd is $30. Registration fee after July 23rd is $40.
- Last day to register for the race online is July 27th.
- After July 27th please visit the Parks & Recreation office to sign up until 12PM  on Thurs., July 28th.

- The first 300 registered runners will receive a t-shirt.
- Monetary prizes will be mailed to address on file.
- Water stops will be available for both race courses.
- Awards ceremony following the race will be at the bandstand and for division prizes only. Cash prizes will be mailed in the form of checks to winners address on file.
- There will be no course record prize.
- Dogs OK. Walkers OK.

Date: July 30, 2022
Time: 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Location: New Milford Town Green
Cost: $30, $40 after July 23rd
Coordinators: Lauren Ellard and Barbara Crandell
*PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR MORE DETAILS PRIOR TO RACE DAY. ANY AND ALL GUIDELINES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 



* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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