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.
October 24Litchfield Distillery
The Beat the Clock Challenge will be held Sunday, October 24, 2021 at the Litchfield Distillery, 567 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT US 06759. The event is organized by Steep Endurance. In 2020 due to COVID, we held this event virtually, but 2021 is here and it’s going to be a LIVE edition of the Beat the Clock Challenge at the Litchfield Distillery in Litchfield, CT! Can you run 2.08 miles in 30 minutes? Seems pretty easy right? Then this challenge is…Find out more »
The Burlington 5K which runs in late October each year has been canceled for 2021.Find out more »
October 24 – October 31
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is again holding their Walks around the country this October, but unfortunately none of them are in the sportingAcause tri-state area. Until last year, there was a Making Strides Walk in Litchfield County. To find the nearest Walk to you go to: https://www.cancer.org/involved/fundraise/making-strides-against-breast-cancer.html Here is what the American Cancer Society has to say about their Walk: “From large-scale traditional walks to unique local experiences and celebrations, the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer…Find out more »
The Camp Sundown 2021 Golf Ball Drop will take place Sunday, October 24, 2021 at the Copake Country Club, 44 Golf Course Road, Craryville, NY, 12521. The event runs 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Here’s how this very cool event works. You buy a numbered golf ball for $25. At 2:00 pm your ball, along with hundreds of others will drop from a helicopter onto a makeshift “green” on Copake Country Club’s first fairway. Balls that find their way into…Find out more »
October 24Salisbury Town Hall
The Salisbury Beast 5K Run/Walk will be held Sunday, October 24, 2021 at the Salisbury Town Hall, 27 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068. Entry fee: $27. Race begins at 9:30 am. Please register online by 2:00 pm October 23rd! To register go to: https://salisburybeast.com/5k-run-walk-fall-2021/ Awards for 1st – 3rd place winners in men’s, women’s and under 18 age categories. winners and age groups after race. There will also be a raffle. The proceeds will raise funds for the Salisbury Volunteer…Find out more »
October 24Northwest CT Rod & Gun Club
The Northwest CT Rod and Gun Club Turkey Shoot will be held Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021 at the Northwest CT Rod and Gun Club, 148 South Canaan Rd (Route 7), Canaan, CT 06018. No folks, we’re not shootin turkeys here. We are shooting at paper targets where the best marksmen and women can win turkeys and other prizes. This is a family event – children can participate if accompanied by an adult. There is no pre-registration, just show up shoot…Find out more »