It's Frosty time. (And no, we don't mean beer or the snowman)
Sound Runner is race headquarters. Participants can register at the store’s Branford, Madison or Old Saybrook locations, or online with a credit card at www.bit.ly/Frosty5k.
Pre-registered entrants receive long-sleeve running shirts and gloves and can pick up their race packets from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 30 and 31 at Sound Runner in Branford, 1088 Main St.
Race-day registration and packet pickup is from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Jan. 1 at at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 309 S. Union St. The race begins at 11 rain, sleet or snow. The course is flat and scenic and follows town streets from the start/finish line on South Union Street to the harbor and back.
Proceeds benefit the Rotary’s Memorial Educational Fund to help people seeking job training or advanced education through scholarships and no-interest loans.
A brunch will be served at the K of C Hall after the race, where awards are made and results posted. Runners also can check results online at www.plattsys.com.
For more race information visit the Rotary website, www.guilfordctrotary.org. or follow us on Facebook (Rotary Frosty 5K).