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Looking for Adventure? Warrior Dash is Coming to CT TWICE This Summer!

Written by Amber DelPrete

Warrior Dash is the ultimate event for thrill-seeking athletes. This 5k race is held on the most demanding and unique terrain and benefits kids at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.

Warrior Dash raises money for St. Jude's Children Research Hospital

Thompson, CT & Willington, CT – Warrior Dash is the ultimate event for thrill-seeking athletes. This 5k race is held on the most demanding and unique terrain from around the world. Participants will take on intense obstacles, and celebrate their feat with music, beer, and muddy shorts!

There will be two weekends for to participate in Warrior Dash in CT this summer:

The best part is, you will be doing it for a great cause!   As you conquer obstacles, leap fire, and crawl through the mud of Warrior Dash, kids at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® are fighting for their lives.

St. Jude is one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other deadly childhood diseases. It costs $1.7 million a day to operate St. Jude, where families never pay for the care they receive.

By becoming a St. Jude Warrior and fundraising, you will inspire hope in children who need it the most, the patients of St. Jude.

Click here to visit their website and view an AWESOME video

Warrior Dash comes to CT TWICE this year. Talk about adventure overload!

Race Day Information

Welcome to the world’s largest running series. Warrior Dash lands in New England for the first time in 2012 where 12 obstacles from hell await you along this 3.11 mile course. Are you a Warrior?

DATE: June 9 & 10

LOCATION:

Thompson International Speedway
205 East Thompson Road
Thompson, CT 06277

RACE LENGTH: 3.11 hellish miles

Race Day Information

Warrior Dash lands in Connecticut for the second time in 2012 where 13 obstacles from hell await you along this 3.20 mile course. Are you a Warrior?

DATE: September 22, 2012

LOCATION:

Wilderness Lake Campground
150 Village Hill Rd
Willington, Connecticut 06279
RACE LENGTH: 3.20 hellish miles

About the author

Amber DelPrete

I love the outdoors, travelling and new adventures so writing for CT Weekender is a no-brainer. A CT native, my only significant time spent outside of this beautiful state was the year I lived in Kingston, Jamaica as a community advocate and volunteer. I thoroughly believe in my CT Weekender Team and hope you enjoy our content! Please send us thoughts and comments and submit events you would like to see posted.

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