virtual 5k race october 22, 23, 24, 25

Here's How It Works

Step 1: Register
Step 2: Run/Walk/Jog 3.1 Miles
Step 3: Submit Time & Take Selfie
Step 4: Submit Your Time and Print Your Finisher Certificate
Step 5: We Ship Shirts and Prizes

Share on Social and Win!

Current students, alumni, faculty/staff, friends and families are all welcome to “enroll” in this collegiate sporting event! When you share your experience on Instagram with your race bib and the hashtag #CTrunstogether, your post becomes part of the CT Collegiate 5k event wall. The school with the most registered participants will take home the 2020 CT Cup!

Spirit Awards!

Bring out your best and brightest school colors for your Virtual 5K! School spirit prizes will be selected from participants who submit their results and hashtag their spirit filled photos!

CT Collegiate 5K Event Wall

Your Instagram posts appear here when you share race photos with the tag #CTRunsTogether

‼️SAVE THE DATE ‼️SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 18TH! 4th Annual Andrej 5k Run🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♀️🏃🏻🕺🏽💃🏾

We're very excited to announce our 2021 race date for you all! We hope that you'll join us in person or remotely on Saturday September 18th! We will be rolling out more information as the date gets closer on how we'll be keeping everyone safe and healthy for an in person run this year at Mansfield Hollow State Park. We're looking forward to seeing you all on race day! 

#andrej5k #drejday #ct5k #trailrun #raceday #running #runnersofinstagram #uconn #ecsu #ctrunstogether #ctrunning #ctrunners #5krace

‼️SAVE THE DATE ‼️SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 18TH! 4th Annual Andrej 5k Run🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♀️🏃🏻🕺🏽💃🏾

We're very excited to announce our 2021 race date for you all! We hope that you'll join us in person or remotely on Saturday September 18th! We will be rolling out more information as the date gets closer on how we'll be keeping everyone safe and healthy for an in person run this year at Mansfield Hollow State Park. We're looking forward to seeing you all on race day!

#andrej5k #drejday #ct5k #trailrun #raceday #running #runnersofinstagram #uconn #ecsu #ctrunstogether #ctrunning #ctrunners #5krace
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The Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K is happening now through Sunday, April 11. We are proud to have our friends from allamericanwastect, usahaulingrecycling and The Antonacci Family Foundation supporting us as a platinum sponsor! Thank you for helping to end hunger across Connecticut. Get registered now to run or walk through April 11 using the link in bio. #CTRunsTogether #RaceAgainstHunger jbsportsevents

The Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K is happening now through Sunday, April 11. We are proud to have our friends from allamericanwastect, usahaulingrecycling and The Antonacci Family Foundation supporting us as a platinum sponsor! Thank you for helping to end hunger across Connecticut. Get registered now to run or walk through April 11 using the link in bio. #CTRunsTogether #RaceAgainstHunger jbsportsevents ...

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The Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K is happening now through Sunday, April 11. We are proud to have our friends from allamericanwastect, usahaulingrecycling and The Antonacci Family Foundation supporting us as a platinum sponsor! Thank you for helping to end hunger across Connecticut. Get registered now to run or walk through April 11 using the link in bio. #CTRunsTogether #RaceAgainstHunger jbsportsevents

The Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K is happening now through Sunday, April 11. We are proud to have our friends from allamericanwastect, usahaulingrecycling and The Antonacci Family Foundation supporting us as a platinum sponsor! Thank you for helping to end hunger across Connecticut. Get registered now to run or walk through April 11 using the link in bio. #CTRunsTogether #RaceAgainstHunger jbsportsevents ...

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We are delighted to see the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Rentschler Field volunteers running and walking in our Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K presented by stopandshop . Thank you to our dedicated volunteers who show their support in so many ways! Make sure to tag us in your photos with #RaceAgainstHunger and #CTRunsTogether. There's still time to run or walk the Virtual 5K now through April 11 by registering with the link in our bio. jbsportsevents ...

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We are delighted to see the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Rentschler Field volunteers running and walking in our Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K presented by stopandshop . Thank you to our dedicated volunteers who show their support in so many ways! Make sure to tag us in your photos with #RaceAgainstHunger and #CTRunsTogether. There's still time to run or walk the Virtual 5K now through April 11 by registering with the link in our bio. jbsportsevents ...

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🏃‍♂️ toyotausa is a proud sponsor of the ctfoodbank Race Against Hunger!

🏃‍♂️We at greentreetoyota are happy to help with a donation to the cause!

🏃‍♂️If any of our followers would like to make a donation, please send us a DM for donation information or 📲follow the ctfoodbank

#danburyconnecticut #connecticut #raceagainsthunger #ctrunstogether
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pasiusa has joined the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K as a gold sponsor! Thank you for teaming up with us to help fight hunger. Get ready to run or walk during the week of April 5 when you register today by using the link in our bio. #RaceAgainstHunger #CTRunsTogether jbsportsevents

pasiusa has joined the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K as a gold sponsor! Thank you for teaming up with us to help fight hunger. Get ready to run or walk during the week of April 5 when you register today by using the link in our bio. #RaceAgainstHunger #CTRunsTogether jbsportsevents ...

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pasiusa has joined the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K as a gold sponsor! Thank you for teaming up with us to help fight hunger. Get ready to run or walk during the week of April 5 when you register today by using the link in our bio. #RaceAgainstHunger #CTRunsTogether jbsportsevents

pasiusa has joined the Connecticut Food Bank/Foodshare Race Against Hunger Virtual 5K as a gold sponsor! Thank you for teaming up with us to help fight hunger. Get ready to run or walk during the week of April 5 when you register today by using the link in our bio. #RaceAgainstHunger #CTRunsTogether jbsportsevents ...

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Wishing you all a very safe and happy holiday this year 🎄🎁 lots of love from the entire Andrej 5k team!! ❤️ #runnersofinstagram #running #runningcommunity #ctrunstogether #ctrunners #happyholidays #christmas #merrychristmas

Wishing you all a very safe and happy holiday this year 🎄🎁 lots of love from the entire Andrej 5k team!! ❤️ #runnersofinstagram #running #runningcommunity #ctrunstogether #ctrunners #happyholidays #christmas #merrychristmas ...

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🏆 Congratulations to the winner of this years CT Cup! 🏆 

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Quinnipiac University had the most participation during our 5K and we loved seeing all of their pictures! We can’t wait to see who wins next year, thank you to all participating universities and colleges!
#CTRunsTogether

🏆 Congratulations to the winner of this years CT Cup! 🏆

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Quinnipiac University had the most participation during our 5K and we loved seeing all of their pictures! We can’t wait to see who wins next year, thank you to all participating universities and colleges!
#CTRunsTogether
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Race Details

Our 2020 event is all about socially distant fun and fitness!

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • ENTRY To The CT Collegiate Virtual 5K
  • Official 2020 CT Collegiate Virtual 5K Run shirt

  • Downloadable Personalized Race Bib
  • Downloadable Personalized Finisher Certificate
  • A chance to win prizes when you SHARE your results and run/walk photo on Instagram with your Race Bib and #CTrunstogether!

HOW TO COMPLETE YOUR VIRTUAL 5K:

  • Complete a 5K between October 22nd - October 25th.  Simply run, jog, or walk 3.1 miles any time and any place that works for you. In your neighborhood, your favorite trail, or even on a treadmill!
  • We will ship your official CT Collegiate Virtual 5K T-Shirt directly to you! (packages will ship ~2 weeks following event weekend)
  • After you complete your 5K, submit your results to your HAKU account.
  • Show off in your race bib and post a photo to Instagram with #CTRunsTogether for a chance to win School Spirit Prizes!

REFER YOUR FRIENDS!

  • Sign up for the CT Collegiate Virtual 5K
  • Once your registration is complete, you will receive a unique referral link to share with your friends, family or post on social media.
  • Keep Sharing!
    • The five participants with the most registered referrals will win a prize!

Get Social, Get Gear!

Prize winners will get geared up with the official CT Collegiate Virtual 5K dry fit 1/4 zip running shirt!

PRIZE CATEGORIES

School Spirit Prize
One participant from each CT school who displays the best School Spirit!

Halloween Spirit Prize
A participant or group of participants who display the best Halloween Spirit!

Referral Prize
The five participants who refer the most registered participants!

To be eligible for Spirit Prizes, participants must submit results to their HAKU account AND submit a Spirit Photo to Instagram using #CTRunsTogether   Don't forget to show your race bib in photos!

The CT Cup!


The 2020 CT Cup will go to the College or University with the most registered participants. Remember to support your school and select your institution and affiliation when you register!

Official CT Collegiate 5K Apple Music Playlist!

Official CT Collegiate 5K Spotify Playlist!

Race Committee
Go Team!

University of Connecticut
Michael Dalfonso
Fairfield University
Eli Olken-Dann
Danielle Anderson
Trinity College
Kevin Johnson
Quinnipiac University
Brian Kabel
Eastern Connecticut State University
Alyssa Duffy
Rosa Riccobono
Central Connecticut State University
Jett Watkins
Diana Gryszkiewicz
University of New Haven
Maria Tonry

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Text Color Block

Place two text blocks next to eachother: Pick a main color for the whole row and then select a grey background for the right-side Visual Editor only. Alternate light grey, medium grey and dark greys. Use black text for lighter grey boxes, white text for darker grey boxes. Check how this effect looks on all screens. Slide rows around to mix it up.

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