Run the original “Mother” route in Ridgefield – where it all began. The race starts at Yanity Gym and ends at Ballard Park on Main Street. It promises to be fast/flat with music at 3 locations. You’ll be cheered on as you cross the finish line and receive your finishers Mother’s Day Rose. Be sure to invite the entire family to celebrate with you at our post race party. Our party features activities, entertainment, and cool products and services from our sponsors. Make this Mother’s Day a one-of-a-kind memory. NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!

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90 Prospect Street, Ridgefield, CT
Parking: There are many municipal lots around town. Parking is available at Yanity gym and also near Ballard Park (the finish line).
Event Date: Sunday, May 10, 2015
Mother's Day of course!
5K Race Start Time: 8:30am
Kids Race Start Time: 8:00am
Race Information
5K Divisions: Women 12-14, 15-19 and 5 year age groups through 70+
Kids Divisions: Kids 1 Mile: Boys and girls 6 and under, 7-9, 10-11
Package Pick-up Date: Friday, May 08, 2015 (10:00AM- 6:00PM at BMW of Ridgefield 746 Danbury Road)
Additional Race Information: NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION. Saturday Pick Up will be at Caraluzzis Market, 920 Danbury Road, Wilton from 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Aid Stations
There will be at least one aid station on the 5K course as well as refreshments at the finish line.
Post-race Party
Run Like A Mother hosts a fun post-race party for the whole family to experience! Extend the celebration beyond the finish line by enjoying food and refreshments, fun activities for kids and cool products and services from our sponsors.
Ridgefield Parks and Recreation Center (195 Danbury Road), Ridgefield, CT
9:30 AM

Whether you want to get to the starting line ready to run your best race or you just like meeting and running with new friends, our coached 6-week group-training program does both!

Join our 6 week training program.

1.  Sunday afternoons at 4:30 at the Tiger Hollow Track at Ridgefield High School, 700 North Salem Road, beginning March 29, 2015

2.  Wednesday mornings at 9:30 at Ridgefield Parks and Recreation, 195 Danbury Road, beginning April 1, 2015.

Sign up for our newsletter and receive:
– 5K training plan & accompanying strength training plan
– 4 levels of coaches for all experience levels
– Weekly group workouts and training workshops
– Motivation, support and a whole lot of fun!

Charity Sponsor

noreen l. papa "mothers: live your life" fund at the Ridgefield Library

Established at the Ridgefield Library in 2014 in partnership with her family and friends, the Mothers: Live Your Life fund honors Noreen L. Papa, a Ridgefield mom, library advocate and early supporter of the Run Like A Mother 5K who died of colon cancer in 2013. The fund supports Library programs and collections dedicated to women's health and wellness, specifically to educating mothers to take care of themselves so they can take care of others. The Ridgefield Library offers myriad collections, programs and services to help residents of all ages in our community to read, discover, question, connect and thrive.

Race Photos