Vicki Soto 5K

Saturday November 7, 2015  

Please join us this year for The Third Annual Vicki Soto 5k on Saturday, November 7, 2015! This family friendly walk/run takes place through the picturesque Lordship section of Stratford, Connecticut, Vicki's hometown and is fun for the entire family! From the kidís fun run and activities tent Ė which features face painters, balloon twisters, artists and more Ė to our food and beer tents following the race, you wonít want to miss this incredible day!! We also have special surprises this year in honor of Vickiís 30th Birthday, in addition to post-race awards and prizes.

 All proceeds from The Third Annual Vicki Soto 5k will benefit The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund, Inc. 501c(3) charitable organization. The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund, Inc. was established in honor of Vicki and her passion for education. To date, the fund has awarded over $20,000 in educational scholarships to students pursuing a career in the field of education. Thank you for all your continued love and support.

All proceeds to benefit the The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund Inc


Results


2014
2013

Race Details 


  • Kidís run: 9:30am

  • 5k run/walk: 10:00am

  • Race location: 550 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06615

PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION! 

Bib and Packet Pickup Information 

         Bib and packet pickup will be held on Wednesday, November 4th and Thursday, November 5th from 5:00-8:00pm at Stanzialeís Restaurant, located at 595 Main Street in Stratford, CT.

         Limited in-person registration will be available at packet pickup on Wednesday and Thursday, however t-shirts for in-person registration are not guaranteed!

         We will NOT have pre-registration pick up the night before the event on Friday, November 6th.

         WE URGE PRE-REGISTERED RUNNERS to pick up their packets in advance. 

Race Day Information

         Computer chip timing by: The Last Mile Racing LLC.

         Parking attendances will guide you to parking, located in the lots next to 550 Main Street and surrounding businesses.

         Portable bathroom units will be on site.

         Post-race refreshments and beverages will be provided to all 5k participates. If you do not participate, but would like to enjoy in our refreshments, there is a $10 fee.

 


Awards

  • Awards and prizes for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female winners in all age groups.

  • Age groups are: 9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19-29,30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

Registration

  • Registration here

  • Newly designed Team Vicki t-shirts (guaranteed size) to all pre-registered by 10/1/2015 only. 

  • NO REFUNDS, as this is a charitable event.


Course

  • 5K (3.1 Mile) course through the Lordship neighborhood of Stratford, CT. 

  • Course map link will be added after police approval.


Directions

  • I-95 South: Exit 31 South Ave. Go left off the exit and continue to stop light on Main St. Right on Main St. to the Army Engineering lots & also the business lots surrounding the area. Signs will be posted.

  • I-95 North: Exit 29 Lordship Blvd. Bear right off exit. Continue straight on this road. Lordship Rd bears left and changes to Access Rd. At the end of this road is Main St. Lots are across the street and also the business lots surrounding the area. Signs will be posted.



Sponsorship Opportunities

Please join us in supporting The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund, Inc. by having your company be a sponsor and support the future of our educators. Sponsorship forms are available here: http://vickisotomemorial.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/VickiSoto5k2015-2.pdf

FAQ

 Schedule of Events

7:30am Packet pickup at registration tent

9:00am Kidís activities begin in the kidís tent area

9:30am Kidís Fun Run

10:00am 5k Walk/Run

11:00am Post-race refreshments, beverages and activities

11:15am Awards/Prizes 

Race location: 550 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06615

PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION! 

Race Course

Course map link will be added after police approval. 

Weather

The Third Annual Vicki Soto 5k will be held rain or shine! 

Strollers

Strollers are allowed on the 5k course. For the safety of all runners though, we ask that those with strollers be mindful of your expected pace and line up accordingly at the start line. 

Dogs

Dogs are not permitted on the course. 

Packet Pick-up

Bib and packet pickup will be held on Wednesday, November 4th and Thursday, November 5th from 5:00-8:00PM at Stanzialeís Restaurant, located at 595 Main Street in Stratford, CT. 

WE ARE UNABLE TO CHANGE THE SHIRT SIZE THAT YOU ORDERED AT REGISTRATION.
THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING.
 

Registration at Packet Pickup

Limited in-person registration will be available at packet pickup on Wednesday and Thursday, however t-shirts for in-person registration are not guaranteed! We will NOT have pre-registration pick up the night before the event on Friday, November 6th.  

Need to pick up someone elseís packet?

You can pick up packets for your family and friends, but please have their bib number and information available. 

WE URGE PRE-REGISTERED RUNNERS to pick up their packets in advance! 

Timing

Timing will be provided by The Last Mile Racing LLC. There will be no runners/walkers allowed on the course without a bib. Please make sure your bib is pinned securely to your shirt and not covered in anyway. The bib needs to be fully exposed so we can get your accurate time. THERE IS NO SWITCHING OF BIBíS WITH ANYONE! 

Awards/Prizes

Awards and prizes for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female winners in all age groups.

Age groups are: 9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19-29,30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+ 

Post-Race Activities

                Food Tents! Beer Tent! Birthday Celebration! 

Race Day Parking

Parking attendances will guide you to parking, located in the lots next to 550 Main Street and surrounding businesses.