Jon Perkins, Watertown, was the winner of the 2013 Harvest Ramble Run held Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 9 am in Crestbrook Park, Northfield Road, Watertown. The course is 5.17 hilly miles. He set a new course record of 32 minutes and 23 seconds. The first female was Kateri Danay from Waterbury with a time of 41 minutes, 14 seconds. 62 persons completed the race course.
The town of Watertown also gave out the 2013 Watertown Race Series Cups to the male and female who accumulated the most points over the entire season of Recreation Department races. The male winner was Chris Kyle from Watertown and the female winner was Allison Bellemare from Thomaston.
Anyone wishing information about the scheduled 2014 events is encouraged to contact Carrie Donorfio, Watertown Recreation Department at (860) 945-5246.
UPCOMING ROAD RACES
Sponsored by the Watertown Recreation Department
--Shamrock Shuffle 3.5 Mile Road Race, Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at Polk School, 437 Buckingham Street, Watertown
--Earth Day 5K Road Race, Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 8:00 A.M. at Crestbrook Park, Northfield Road, Watertown
--Rochambeau Run 5K Cross Country Race, Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 8:00 A.M. at Veterans Park, Nova Scotia Hill Road, Watertown
--Harvest Ramble Run 5 Mile Road Race, Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. at Crestbrook Park, Northfield Road, Watertown
Exciting News!! We will repeat tremendously popular Poker Runs on Wednesday nights this summer in Veterans Memorial Park at 6:00 p.m. from June 25 through August 13, 2014. For more information contact the Watertown Recreation Department at 860-945-5246.