building a cure one block at a time
5K Road Race
Kids K Fun Run
November 1, 2020
Historic Old Wethersfield
We are thinking about you all during this time and wish you and your families our best. We hope to have an even more wonderful gathering in November this year! In the meantime, there is a virtual participant type so you can run or walk at your place, your pace. Stay safe, stay well.
We are a non-profit on a mission to cure pediatric cancers while supporting families, financially and emotionally, struggling to fight these diseases.
With the support of people like you, we have raised more than $475,000 for Pediatric Cancer Clinical Trials and family assistance at
Enjoy live music, inflatables, hot cider, cocoa, coffee and all the donuts you can ever imagine!
7:30 am - Registration Opens
9:00 am - 5K and Charity Walk
10:00 am - Kids K Fun Run
10:20 am - Awards and Prizes
5K - 9 Age Categories
Kids K - 4 Age Categories
Official coffee sponsor
Will you win one of the baby block trophies, hand carved by Jamie's GrandPops?
A Fast, Flat Manchester Road Race Qualifier
The 5K winds through historic Old Wethersfield and circles the Town Green. Come clock your fastest miles!
We feature one of the largest timed Kids K Fun Runs around with awesome prizes for 4 age categories!
Support Leading-Edge cancer research and family support at Connecticut Children's
See how you can make a difference for children and families right here where you live and work.
One little girl
Jamie Knotts' spirit continues to inspire people to action, whether it be fitness goals or striving for kids to have a fair fight against cancer.
Over the past 10 years, $475,000 has been raised in her name for cancer programs at Connecticut Children's.
Jamie's Run for Connecticut Children's is an inspiring, moving event your family will always remember. Read more of our story here.