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2023 Run To The River 5K

Sat September 16, 2023 Deep River, CT 06417 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

9:00AM EDT


Devitt Field
Southworth St,
Deep River, CT US 06417


Deep River Parks & Recreation Department is proud to host The Run To The River 5K Road Race as part of the Deep River Family Day celebrations.

The 5K race route is USATF certified and begins at Devitt Field at Southworth and Belmont. It then goes right onto Main Street, right onto Kirtland St. (@Restaurant). Proceed on Kirtland towards the river, road turns into River St. River St crosses main street and turns into Elm St. Take left onto Union St @ firehouse. At blinking light, proceed slight left back to Southworth @Devitt Field. Finish line at bottom of hill, left through gate at ‘B’ field to finish line near goal post.

Entry Fees

  • 5K - $20 Early Bird Registration. After Sept 2nd is $25 and on race day is $30
  • 5K Group Discount - $15 per person, groups of 6 or more registering together by Sept 2nd. After 9/2, $20.00 per person

The first 100 registrants to the 5K will receive a race t-shirt as part of their registration fee.

Race Day Schedule

  • Registration Opens - 7:30 am
  • 5K Run/Walk Start - 9:00 am

Stretching Clinic sponsored by XTrainDFQ will be held prior to the race.


  • Top male / female overall and top three male/female in the following age groups: 
    • 10 yrs & under
    • 11 - 14 yrs
    • 15 - 18 yrs
    • 19 - 29 yrs
    • 30 - 39 yrs
    • 40 - 49 yrs
    • 50 - 59 yrs
    • 60 - 69 yrs
    • 70 +

Electronically chip timing by The EMPIRE Timing Co. 

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