The mission of this enterprise is to promote sports-related fundraising events, give exposure to the benefiting charities and shed light on the sponsoring businesses, all in a format that informs, engages and entertains.
WHO WE ARE
John “Willie” Hallihan
Founder and Publisher.
February 1 – March 15
The Northwest CT YMCA Reset Challenge will take place starting February 1, 2021 and running through mid March. Organized and sponsored by the Northwest CT YMCA, the free six-week long program is “designed to strengthen your spirit, mind and body”. The program includes free use of the Y, virtual classes in a “supportive community”. To join, text “Reset” to 844-795-0914.Find out more »
February 19 – March 31
The Bill Solan Annual Ice Fishing Derby has been canceled for 2021. The event has been sponsored by the Northwest CT Rod and Gun Club. The Club also sponsors weekly Sunday Ham Shoots through March 28th. Find out more »
February 20 – March 28
The Polar Plunge Massachusetts events have gone virtual and will be held over a six-week span, February 20 through March 28, 2021. Here is what Special Olympics has to say: “We are excited to bring you a brand new 2021 Polar Plunge Season aimed to offer everything you love about the Plunge, while encouraging you to plunge safely wherever you are. The 2021 Plunge Season will kick off on February 20, 2021 and close on March 28, 2021 — with six Plunge Weekends in between! You’ll…Find out more »
February 21 – March 31
The Lake Waramaug Polar Bear Run was canceled this year. It was supposed to run on February 21, 2021, but canceled because of the pandemic. But organizers still encourage participants and supporters to donate to Guiding Eyes for the Blind, the benefiting Charity of the Polar Bear Run. You can donate by going to https://donate.guidingeyes.org/site/Donation2?df_id=2760… The Lake Waramaug Polar Bear Run will be back in 2022!Find out more »