Always on the first Sunday in May, the 7th annual all women’s race, Girls Just Wanna Run 5K, is a fundraising charity event focusing on health and wellness in girls and women. The race is being hosted by the Junior Women’s Club of Litchfield Hills, a nonprofit organization. All proceeds from this race will benefit those in need in the Litchfield Hills. For more information go to: www.jwclitchfieldhills.org.
Course: Start and Finish is behind the Litchfield Athletic Club. Relatively flat course along Bantam Lake on North Shore Rd.
Parking: Bantam River Corporate Park, located next to the Litchfield Athletic Club on Route 202 in Litchfield.
• This is a USATF Certified Race Course (code CT12014JHP).
• The start/finish line is located close to the back entrance of the Litchfield Athletic Club on Old CT Route 25 (the back access road behind the Club). Runners & walkers will start down North Shore Road, along beautiful Bantam Lake.
• The course runs to the end of North Shore Road, turning around and continuing back along North Shore Road; turning left back onto Old CT Route 25 to the finish line. Parking is at the Bantam River Corporate Park, located next to the Litchfield Athletic Club on Route 202 in Litchfield.