Summer Running Series Pt 2: Shelton 10K

Following what will be our success at Part 1 of the race series, we will repeat and surpass that performance 3 weeks later in Shelton, however this time the distance is twice as far. My recollection of this the last time I did this was wanting to die by the end. The course is mostly flat, except for a long hill at the beginning. As of writing this, I can barely run 6 mi so this should be lots of fun.

Here's the link for the race:
http://www.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1076448
Registration is $20. If we want we can form a team, in which case registration will be only $15.

Oh and if anyone knows of races in the area they want to do we can add them to the series, just let me know.

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  • Eric

    The setup is looking really good. They have American flags lining the last half mile...lotta floaty things to jump on. For those running, the first road is pretty much all up hill, second road goes back down, then the last 3 miles is rather straight. Once you start seeing the flags youre about half a mile out and there is a slight down hill so take advantage ofi t

    August 18, 2013

  • Nicolas D.

    Anyone want to carpool from around Fairfield / off the Merritt?

    August 18, 2013

  • Tim S.

    I liked Forcing Finish Line, so that's what I went with. Just a reminder, needs to follow the link and register by midnight thursday. When you are registering, select join a team and then select our team name from the pull down. It's pretty obvious what to do.

    August 15, 2013

    • Nicolas D.

      Just registered. Thanks for setting it up Tim! Anyone else registering do it today.

      August 15, 2013

  • Kerri

    Agreed. Boring. Hmmm.
    We could go for a sneaky pun like Ultimate Runners, or Ultimate Speed, or Take No Breaks. Or lamezord like Disk Dashers, Speed-D-ers, Forcing Finish Liners, Backhand ballers, Push Passers, Push Pull Pop, I'll sleep on it.

    1 · August 14, 2013

  • Tim S.

    I'm going to set up a team today. Everyone will need to register by thursday night, otherwise they will have to register on race day. Any suggestion for team names? Sticking with the Norwalk Whalers seems boring.

    August 14, 2013

  • John S.

    Need to run 11 miles that day, if anyone is interested in running more, we'll be doing two laps

    August 14, 2013

  • Ann M.

    i'm in if at least 2 of the following happen:
    1. we form a team.
    2. carpool.
    3. ultimate before the run.
    4. everyone waits the extra hour for me to finish after everyone else is done.

    August 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Totally forgot I'm in Newport this weekend. Run hard!

    August 12, 2013

  • Bernie P.

    Can I get a ride?

    August 12, 2013

    • Bernie P.

      to and from the race. I will actually run in it.

      August 12, 2013

  • Kerri

    team? and carpool?

    August 6, 2013

  • Eric

    If I don't run it I'll be there to watch since this is right outside my door

    July 29, 2013

  • niko

    dammit im going to be on vacation too actually

    July 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm super excited about this now-- thanks for posting this, Tim!

    July 17, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Just got put on a new project and my vacation plans got all jumbled. Looks like I'll be bailing on this to go home to Wisconsin instead. :((

      July 27, 2013

  • Kerri

    tteeeeeaaammmm!!

    July 23, 2013

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