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Kristen Cushing Color Run: Kids Fun Run & 5K Run/Walk

Fri May 6, 2022 Bethany, CT 06524 US Directions


White T-Shirt Preferred; clothes may stain!
White T-Shirt Preferred; clothes may stain!


5:45PM EDT - 6:15PM EDT
Open to ages 12 and under.


Bethany Community School
44 Peck Road
Bethany, CT US 06524


Bethany Community School (BCS) is honored to host the Kristen Cushing Color Run/Walk in memory of avid runner and beloved mother and community member, Kristen Cushing. 100% of proceeds go towards a memorial in her honor at BCS!

Races will be kicked off with a color splash celebration in Kristen's honor! Race includes vibrant color zones at different stations along the kid's fun run and 5k, with color participation optional!!

Additionally, come enjoy non-race activities, food trucks, and check out BCS's Health Fair!

Early Birds: Register by April 17, 2022 to receive a free t-shirt (designed by Kate Cushing!) and swag bag with an individual color packet included! Please save the color packet for the kickoff color toss dedication to Kristen!

Fun Facts:

  • Kids Fun Run is FREE! 400m race! (Please register ahead of time & sign waiver)
  • 5k is TIMED!
  • Run or WALK the 5k! Stroller babies do not need to register. 
  • Family Discount: $10 off for 3+ participants! (no code needed)
  • 5k "Kid's Rate" for current 6th graders & younger, $15/pp (no code needed).
Unable to attend but would like to make a monetary donation?   Click here to Donate!

For those who registered on or before April 17, 2022, we strongly encourage swag bag packet pick-up prior to race day. Below is the schedule for early pickup. 

**If you're a runner who registered after April 17th and before May 1st, you may pick up your bib during early pick up!

Location for swag bag/bib pickup: 40 Peck Rd Bethany, CT (Town Hall parking lot adjacent to Bethany Community School)

Times:  Wednesday, May 4:   3:15pm-5:15pm

             Thursday, May 5:   8-9am; 5-7pm

* You MAY pick up packets for family/friends/neighbors! 

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5k Road Race Route Map

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