Featuring a HALF MARATHON, 2-PERSON RELAY, 5K & KIDS FUN RUN.
Flat & fast scenic half marathon course that runs through Cheshire & Hamden with significant stretches on the historic Farmington Canal Trail.
The flat 5k course is run entirely in Cheshire.
1/2 Mile and 1/4 Mile Kids Fun Runs are run on track at Cheshire High School.
On-course entertainment, numerous aid stations, split times.
Grab a friend and run the half marathon 2-person relay! First leg runs 5.9 miles. Second leg runs 7.2 miles.
NEW! Cheshire YMCA Elementary School Challenge in the ¼ Mile and ½ Mile Ion Insurance Kids Fun Runs. Teams can be of unlimited size and the school with the fastest combined time for their three fastest finishers wins. Remember to enter your child’s school name during online registration.
Corporate Team Competition for 1/2 marathon & 5K! Three fastest runners for each team score. Top three corporate teams in each race win awards!
UnitedHealthcare Healthy & Active Living Festival offering family activities and a variety of health, nutritional and medical advice and services.
Post-race party with great food, refreshments, live music and more!
Get In Shape with McKirdy Trained!
Whether this is your first attempt at either the 5k/Half Marathon or you are a seasoned veteran, this 10-week virtual program will offer you training like you’ve never experienced before. Founder and Head Coach James McKirdy will be at the helm this year. Each week, Coach James will bring new concepts and techniques to make your race the best event possible for you. As you develop, the endurance you gain from our training will prepare you for all of the elements that a late April race brings. You’ll be able to stand on the starting line with a whole new level of confidence in your ability to run faster than ever before!Learn more here.
The Ion Bank Cheshire Road Races is thrilled to team up with RaceJoy to provide LIVE TRACKING! RaceJoy is designed to help you plan and fully experience the race. It has been created with your needs in mind to help connect participants with their friends and family during the race.