Roxbury to host road race series in 2011

The 35th season of Roxbury road races will kick off starting Feb. 19 at 8:30 a.m. with a 2.4-mile event.

A race will be offered every Saturday through Dec. 3, except for July 30, when the 44th annual New Milford 8-mile run and Village Fair Days 5K will be held in conjunction with Village Fair Days.

All of the races are free, except for the special events, where there will be a $5 entry fee.

Start and finish lines for most of the events will be situated near Hurlburt Community Park on West Apple Lane.

For information, call Bob Lewis at 203-240-0162 or Scott Benjamin at 860-210-2146 ext. 129, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu or check www.roxburyraces.net.