🏃♀️ 🏆 2020 HSS Greenwich Cup 1/2 Marathon 🏆 🏃♂️
☀️ NEW DATE!!! – SUNDAY – OCTOBER 11TH – 730AM – ☀️
The HSS Greenwich Cup Half Marathon is the newest addition to the Threads & Treads Race Series with its inaugural race in April of 2013. Our 13.1 mile course is designed to give you extra speedy times with few hills. The route begins at Greenwich (Tod’s) Point and winds through surrounding suburban roads.
The Course: This is a USATF certified half marathon course that runs through scenic Old Greenwich, CT. The course is similar to last year’s event with a smooth out and back finish. The course will have FIVE water stops and three on-course bathrooms, as well as additional bathrooms prior to the event, as we’re expecting a record crowd. GU gel packets will be provided @ Mile 2.1 & Mile 11, Ultima Electrolyte Replenisher will also be provided before, during, and after the event. All finishers will receive a custom 2020 HSS Greenwich Cup Medal, BAW Athletic Race Shirt, & goodie bag. With Marshals and police at every turn, the course is still open to cars so please stay to the right when possible. More details to come as the event draws near.
🏃♂️ COURSE MAP CLICK HERE 🏃♀️
PLEASE BRING YOUR ID/CONFIRMATION OF YOUR REGISTRATION
You’ll Receive an Email from Chronotrack/ATHLINKS when you register.
*IF YOU ARE PICKING UP FOR SOMEONE ELSE*
PLEASE HAVE THEIR EMAIL CONFIRMATION FORWARDED TO YOU !
IF YOU CANNOT PICK UP YOUR RACE PACKET/BIB PRIOR TO THE EVENT WE WILL BE ISSUING BIBS RACE MORNING @ TOD’S POINT Beginning @ 615am.
RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP
615am – 725am – Behind 2nd Concession – Tod’s Point – Threads & Treads Green TENT
BATHROOMS @ TOD’S POINT
Located In BOTH Concession Stands
+ 6 Additional PortoJohns Near The Starting Line
There will be FIVE threads & treads Sponsored
Water Stops on the Course.
Additionally, The 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 5th Water Stop Will Have GU Energy GELS
Immediately after crossing the finish line you will be awarded a
2020 HSS Greenwich Cup 1/2 Marathon Finishers Medal
We will be supplying Water Sponsored By POLAND SPRING &
ULTIMA ELECTROLYTE REPLENISHER
Plus: FRUIT – Clif Bars- HOT CHOCOLATE – COFFEE & MORE!
Awards will be given to:
TOP 3 MALE OVERALL
TOP 3 FEMALE OVERALL
TOP 3 MALE & FEMALE IN EACH AGE GROUP:
19 & UNDER
YOUR CHRONOTRACK BIB:
MUST be warn on the front of your SHIRT/JACKET/TOP
There are (2) Digital Chips Adhered to the Back of Your BIB
Your BIB is secured to your apparel with 4 safety PINS (Provided)
Or with the use of a “RACE NUMBER BELT”
Will be Posted Continuously as Runners Complete The Event
We Will Send an Email Sunday Afternoon With Your Digital Results,
Photos, & Video Of the Event.
ON COURSE SAFETY
This is AN OPEN COURSE
THE ROADS ARE NOT CLOSED TO TRAFFIC
We have Hired 20+ Greenwich Police Officers to
direct traffic and Athletes At ALL MAJOR TURNS
We Also Hire ~ 10 Course Marshals To Direct Athletes At Minor Intersections/TURNS
GEMS ( Greenwich Emergency Medical Services)
& THE AMERICAN RED CROSS OF GREENWICH
Will Be ON COURSE & ON SITE For the Duration
THE LEADERS WILL BE GUIDED BY:
A GPD MotorCyclist & Event CO-Director Mickey Yardis
There will be ORANGE ARROWS On Wooden Stakes Throughout The Entire Course
There will be MILE MARKERS @ Every MILE.
The Course Is Relatively Flat, with Few Hills, Mostly Pavement
& With Light Trails @ Greenwich Point Park