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.
June 1 – October 1Connecticut Resource Conservation and development Area
Connecticut Tour Des Farms June 1 – October 1, 2021. Sponsored by Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development Area. This year, the tours are run more like a virtual event than a formal, guided one. The program spans four months of bicycle-riding opportunity to visit Connecticut farms and farm stands, and experience our state’s agricultural offerings via eight different regional routes. One route covers the Litchfield Hills. Each route encompasses five to ten farms. To register ($20) go to https://ctrcd.org/tourdesfarms/ where…Find out more »
September 26Great Falls Brewing Co.
The 2nd Annual Great Falls Brewing Co. 5 Mile Run will be held Sunday, September 26, 2021, 1 Railroad Plaza, Canaan, CT 06018. The race starts at 11:00 am. Entry fee: $35. To register go to : https://runsignup.com/…/TheAnnualGreatFallsBrewingCompa… Online registration ends September 24th at 11:59 pm. T-Shirts to the first 100 registrations. There will be no race day sign up. Course details: The start is located on route 44 in front of the Great Falls Brewing Co in North Canaan,…Find out more »
October 1Beekman Golf Club
The Thomas J. Berlinghoff 13th Annual Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Friday, October 1, 2921 at the Beekman Golf Club, 11 Country Club Road, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533. The cost for the 18 hole tournament is $150 per person which includes green fees, cart, continental breakfast, lunch, dinner and awards. There is a dinner-only option for $30. Important Dates: September 17th, 2021 – Final Golfer Registration and Sponsorship Information Due September 24th, 2021 – Final Payment Due Date -…Find out more »
October 1 – 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 »
October 2Dutchman’s Landing
Columbia-Greene Out of the Darkness Walk Against Suicide will be held Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Dutchman’s Landing, Catskill, NY. The event is sponsored by the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention. 8:30 am Registration 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Walk Registration is free , but participants are encouraged to fundraise in advance of the event. To register go to: https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=7650. Raise $150 by 09/26/2021 and receive an official Out of the Darkness T-shirt! The following is a statement by the AFSP regarding…Find out more »
October 2Barbour Woods
The Norfolk Land Trust Trail Races 2021 Haystack Challenge will be held Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Barbour Woods, 31 Lovers Lane, Norfolk, CT 06058. The event, which is USATF- sanctioned, hosts a 5K and 10K race, and this year, a half marathon has been added. The 10K , which courses up Haystack Mountain, is an extended loop of the 5K. Registration closes at 8:00 pm on September 30th. Entry fees: Half Marathon $30 10K $20 5K $20 To register…Find out more »