Join us for the 8th Annual Northeast Opportunities for Wellness Road Race & Walk ~ Powered by Putnam Bank! We invite you to “Lap the Lake” with a scenic 5K run & walk along private roads surrounding pristine Alexander’s Lake in Dayville, CT. Help NOW raise funds and awareness which allows us to provide sports, nutrition and fitness education and opportunities to the families in the Quiet Corner of CT.

For a second year, the length of the course will be a traditional 5K, with the race starting and finishing at The Lake Tavern in Dayville!

Register early for a reduced rate -$25 May 1st through August 15th, and $30 August 16th through Race Day. 

In addition to the 5K, we will also continue our traditional Kids Fun Run – with registration at only $5 per child!

Start location is The Lake Tavern (1717 Upper Maple Street, Dayville, Connecticut 06241).

Race day schedule:

8:00 Packet Pickup & Same Day Registration

9:00 Kids Fun Run

9:30 5K Run & Walk

There will be medals for all Kids Race finishers and awards for the top 3 5K Runners in each 5-year age group.

$100 cash prizes for the top male & top female overall winners!

Come for the race & stay for the finish line party! NOW is excited to welcome the talented Billy Pilgrim Band to perform at the 2019 event! Sponsored by Black Dog Bar & Grille & Gates Automotive Group!

Live Broadcast with Gary O. from WINY Radio

Official event photography by Ginger Photography!

Massages courtesy of Back & Body Chiropractic


Special Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors:

Putnam BankRace Day Sponsor

Savings Institute Bank & Trust ~ a division of BerkshireBankKids Race Sponsor

Luminant ~ Lake Road Power PlantStarting Line Sponsor

Jewett City Savings BankFinish Line Sponsor

Black Dog Bar & Grille & Gates Automotive GroupEntertainment Sponsor

Danielson SurplusBag Sponsor

Gold T-Shirt Sponsors: Byrnes Agency, CorePlus Credit Union, Gerardi Insurance Services, United Natural Foods, Wheelabrator

Silver T-Shirt Sponsors: bankHometown, Deary’s Gymnastics, Deary’s Gymnastics Supply, Friendly Spirits, Ginger Photography, Just Performance Fitness, J&B Transportation, Rawson Development, Rawson Materials, WINY Radio

Sign Sponsors: BGR Radiator, EWR Precision Sheet Metal & Putnam Ford