UConn Health Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

Saturday, June 1, 2024 • Simsbury, CT • Course Map

The long-time, beloved race tradition on Iron Horse features a picturesque two-loop 13.1 mile course along the Farmington River and local farmlands, with 10K and 5K race distance options. The post-race party is highlighted by delicious fresh food served alongside refreshing craft beer. Participants in all race distances earn a short-sleeve race technical shirt and a custom finisher medal.

Woman holding the finish line of the UCONN Health Half Marathon Runners on the course of the UCONN Health Half Marathon

Race Weather & Climate

Located in the central northern Connecticut, about 12 miles northwest of Hartford and roughly 130 miles northeast of New York City, Simsbury typically sees mild to moderately warm weather in June, a month that has brought record temperatures as low as 37 degrees (in 1986) and as high as 101 degrees (in 1952).

  • June 1 average low temp: 56ºF
  • June 1 average high temp: 74ºF

Past Results

Course Map

See the race route map for the UConn Health Half Marathon here.

Starting Time

  • 7:15 AM – 10K
  • 7:30 AM – half marathon, 5K

Course Time Limit

3 hours, which means a pace of 13:44 per mile


  • $71 and up – half marathon
  • $51 and up – 10K
  • $36 and up – 5K


To reserve your spot in the 2024 running of Simsbury’s UConn Health Half Marathon, 10K or 5K race, register online at HakuApp.com here.

Official Race Website


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1 comment… add one
  • Demetra Atsaves March 28, 2023, 8:39 pm

    Is the 5k suitable for a 12 year old and is there a medal? Thank you


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