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Rail Trail 10K Race

 SATURDAY OCTOBER 1, 2022

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Our 5th Annual Rail Trail 10K Race!



THE COURSE

100% on the Rail Trail with no cars and no street crossings.

Flat and picturesque out-n-back running through Fall's natural beauty.

Venue: New Haven / Northampton
Railroad Canal Line Main Parking Lot
255 Sherman Ave. Hamden, CT. 06518

Plenty of parking in all Rail Trail lots plus on-street

Water Stations at Mile 2.5 and 3.5

Course Map


THE ENTRANT STUFF
 

Long sleeve cotton race shirts for all entrants.

Gorgeous 3” Custom Finisher Medals

Water at the finish line for Finishers

All finishers can grab a "Finisher Receipt" from the timer when they cross the finish line. Award winners can immediately get their awards from the awards table. We do not have an award ceremony. Don't waste the day hanging around for your award.

Custom awards pint pilsner glasses to the top 3 Men and Women overall and in every 5-year division.

Professional photos by J Macht Photography.

Porto-Lets at the venue


TIMING AND RESULTS

Transponder Timing and Results with “Gun” and “Net” time

Results will be live streaming on SecondWindTiming.com as well as emailed to you once you finish.


CUTOFFS AND EARLY STARTS

There are no time cutoffs and no early starts for this race.


WHAT IS A RACE SERIES STREAKER?

Since 2014 we have offered a challenge to all who would like to accept.

The Silver Streaker
FREE Custom Race Series Hoodie to all who complete all 4 of these races:
1. 5/8/2022 The Mother Knows Best 5K
2. 5/28/2022 The Hamden Flat 5K
3. 10/1/2022 The Rail Trail 10K
4. 11/24/2022 The Shoreline Turkey Trot
Register on-line or race-day, it does not matter. Finish all 4 and you’ve got it!
*We offer a 4-Race Silver Streaker Ticket for these races with a 15% discount but there are NO TRANSFERS AND NO DEFERRALS with that special deal.


THE HISTORY

2017: Our inaugural Rail Trail 10K Race debuted with a large field of runners. The 10K is back!

2020: The race was cancelled due to Covid19.


PRICING STRUCTURE

12/12/2021 - 5/1/2022: $50

5/2/2022 – 9/28/2022: $55

10/1/2022: $60 In-Person Registration (If not filled)
(Cash, Venmo, PayPal, Checks only. No Cards)


TRANSFER & DEFER INFO

You may TRANSFER your registration to another athlete until 9/1/2022 for $10. *This is done by you on-line through Active*
THIS IS A HARD DEADLINE. NO EXCEPTIONS

You may DEFER your entry to the 2023 Race until 9/1/2022 for $10 (via email to Defer@ShorelineSharks.com)
We will confirm via email. Print that email and have it when you come in 2023. You will register in-person, pay $10 and sign the waiver on Race Day. You are guaranteed a spot.
THIS IS A HARD DEADLINE. NO EXCEPTIONS

NO REFUNDS /NO EXCEPTIONS
PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL ASKING FOR AN EXCEPTION FOR ANY REASON. ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS AT ALL FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER.

If we postpone an event due to uncontrollable circumstance as we had in 2020, we will always honor your registration with a race in the future, but we do not refund.

*Active.com offers an insurance plan for a fee but we are not involved with that. We have no refunds.

RACE DAY

Saturday 10/1/2022
7:00am: Registration and Bib/Shirt Pickup Opens
7:45am: Registration and Bib/Shirt Pickup Closes
8:00am: Race Starts
8:35am: First Finishers
10:00am: Final Finishers
10:15am: Venue Closed

New Haven / Northampton
Railroad Canal Line Main Parking Lot
255 Sherman Ave. Hamden, CT. 06518

Bring photo ID


PARKING

Plenty of parking at all of the Rail Trail lots and on the street (where legal)
No Parking at the Dunkin Donuts / Amity Liquors Lot

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