Great job to all our NHRR runners of the Middletown Half-Marathon and 4.5 Miler Last Sunday! We were a little short-handed, but it was a beautiful day and course. Congrats to Diana for winning Triton Horn award fresh off foot surgery with a stellar time of 1:27.20 on a difficult course.



All our women finished the half in the top 30:
Diana Sobers (6th overall, 1st AG)
Elyse Adamic (7th AG)
Paige Weber (7th AG)
Nicole Deziel (1st AG)

Andrew Yim (11th overall, 2nd AG)

Congrats to the 4.5 milers:
Chris Vollaro (3rd AG)
Suzanne Remington-Fox (2nd AG)


Congratulations to everyone who raced in the Shamrock & Roll 5k on Sunday and helped us kick off the 2017 Grand Prix! An extra congrats to Elyse and Paige- who both completed their first 5k races- and to Andrew, the recipient of the illustrious Triton Horn award! Complete results by clicking the link.




Men’s Top 20:
5. Thomas Porter, 16:16 (1st in age group)
*Andrew Yim also placed 2nd in his age group (17:23)

Women’s Top 20:
10. Michele Palmer, 19:20 (3rd in age group)
13. Diana Sobers, 19:30
15. Amanda Pellowe, 19:44
*Nicole Deziel also placed 3rd in her age group (20:54)


Great job to everyone who raced in our first Grand Prix race of the 2016 season! A big congratulations to Thomas Porter, who won the race for the men’s team and set the NHRR 5k Club Record in the process! We had tons of impressive performances, with 3 men and 2 women finishing top 3 for their division, as well as 2 men and 3 women placing in the top 30!


Full USATF scoring can be found here.

Full race results can be found here.

usatfctThe races for the 2016-17 USATF CT Road Race Grand Prix have been announced:

Sunday, March 699.1PLR ShamRock & Roll 5k – New Haven
Sunday, April 3Harvard Pilgrim Middletown Half Marathon – Middletown
Saturday, May 28Delaney Dash 4 Mile – Old Saybrook
Saturday, June 11Spring Street Mile – Manchester
Sunday, June 12Litchfield Hills Road Race (7.1 Miles) – Litchfield
Sunday, July 31soundRunner Sea Legs Shuffle 10 Mile – Guilford
Sunday, August 28Old Wethersfield 10k – Wethersfield
Monday, September 5Faxon Law New Haven Road Race 20k – New Haven

Please remember to register for the USATF (Team code 304) . If you have any questions about registering please email: newhavenroadrunners@gmail.com. We hope to see you all in New Haven on March 6.

Congratulations to everyone whologo-152-1024x749 ran the Christopher Martin’s 5k on 12/13. We had some great performances all around. In a tight race Thomas was able to get the W by only out kicking the competition in the last quarter mile. Alice and Alex also both were able to get PRs on a beautiful Sunday morning.

Pictures are available on our Facebook page here and full results are here.

danburyThe New Haven Women continue their great season with another second place finish. Diana led the women with a hard fought race in the hills of Danbury that saw her finishing second overall. The New Haven Men had a strong fourth place showing, featuring an awesome half marathon debut for Kenta and a PR for Jon.

Complete results are listed here.

shamrock2012In the second race of the USATF CT Grand Prix 2015 series, the NHRR Women had another strong showing finishing second overall. Additionally, Both from our men’s team and 4 people from our women’s team placed in the top 20 It was a big day for PRs as well as Diana, Alex, and Tom managed to set impressive new records.

winterwonder On January 25, 2015, the USATF CT Grand Prix Racing Series kicked off at the Winter Wonderland 5 mile race in Milford CT. In the blustery conditions, the NHRR women placed 3rd in the Overall division. Sarah Piazza (54th overall, 2nd in age category) led the charge with a time of 32:53. Amanda Pelowe and Adele Plunkett rounded out the top three for the women. Scott Kulakowski was NHRR’s first male finisher in a time of 31:33 (38th overall).


With 73 points, the NHRR women finished a close second to the Milford Road Runners in the Women’s Open category of the 2014 CT Grand Prix Road Race series. The series consists of 8 races ranging from 1 mile to the half marathon that take place from February to September. The NHRR women took first place in 6 of the 8 races. Though the NHRR men started the season strong, a weak finish left them in 5th place, well below their usual performance. Both the men and women look forward to a fun and successful campaign in 2015, which kicks off on January 25 with the Winter Wonderland 5 miler in Milford CT.


The NHRR women continued their stellar running at the Sea Leg Shuffle on August 3. Once again, Kristen Leslie led the charge on the 10 mile course with a time of 1:05.28, which placed her 4th among all females. Diane Sobers finished close behind as the 5th place female with a time of 1:06.57. Nicole Deziel (1:12.18, 3rd in age group) and Annie McMahon (1:13.39) rounded out the top 4 for the Elm City Runners.

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