Polar Bear Run to make its return soon
Published 6:53 pm, Wednesday, January 9, 2013
The 29th edition of the Polar Bear Run will be held Feb. 24 at 11 a.m. near the Lake Waramaug Country Club tennis courts, near the intersection of Golf Links and North Shore roads in New Preston. Snow date is March 3.
Runners are encouraged to carpool due to limited parking.
The course is a mostly flat, 7.6-mile tour run counter-clockwise around Lake Waramaug.
Online registration is available at $20 at www.lakewaramaugpolarbearrun.com through Feb. 20.
Checks should be made payable to David Dunleavy, 243C Kent Road, Kent, CT 06757.
The first 350 registrants will receive commemorative headbands. Race-day signup will also be available for $25.
Awards will be given to the respective top male and female finishers, as well as the top three male and female finishers in age groups 19 and younger, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60 and older.
For inclement weather information, check the race website.
For more information, call Dave Dunleavy at 860-927-1332 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.