2017 Red Dress Walk/Run 5k

WICT New England Connections Event 
Join the WICT New England Team at the: 
Red Dress Run for Women
5K Walk/Run

Saturday, July 8 
Elizabeth Park
Hartford, CT
Team Photo: 7:45 am
Start Time: 8:30 am 

*Please allow ample time to park, take the shuttle and pick up your bib number* 

                                          ABOUT THE EVENT                                          
Join us again, or for the first time, for this summer's Red Dress Run. On Saturday, July 8, we will take to Elizabeth Park for this annual 5K event. We are offering a Couch to 5K program for those that are willing to make the Red Dress Run their first 5K. The Red Dress Run is a 5K run/walk exclusively for women of all ages & abilities to celebrate women's fitness. The 3.1 mile route starts and finishes in the beautiful Elizabeth Park Rose Garden (with over 15,000 roses in full bloom!) and travels through shade covered residential streets on wide, well paved roads. 

1. Click this link to REGISTER for the Red Dress Run 5k and for event details.
2. Select the "Register Now" button.  
3. "Sign in" to your ChronoTrack or Athlinks account or click the "Continue As Guest" button. 
4. Click on "5k Team Member - Adult"
5. When you get to the page that says "Team Selection" click on "Join Existing Team", type in WICT New England and complete the registration form.


Arrive early, we will plan for a team photo near the Hartford Marathon Foundation Photo Booth at 7:45am.


Train with WICT New England!

Is running a 5K on your bucket list but you don't know where to start? WICT New England is here for you. Join us as we train for the Red Dress Run. Sign up today and we will send you tools and resources to help you achieve your goal of beginning to run your first 5K. Our plan eases you into the 5K training gradually with the ultimate goal to transform you from couch potato to runner in just 9 weeks!

If interested in receiving the 9 week training plan, email 

Please note: It is strongly recommended that you consult with your doctor, or other qualified health care professional before registering and beginning the activity in this voluntary program. By opting into this voluntary program you certify that you are able to participate in the Program safely. The program is strictly voluntary and WICT New England is not requesting any health information.

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