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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: 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.