Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5K Road Race



Thank You!

One of the major keys to running a successful road race is to have caring, supportive sponsors, and the Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5K Road Race has been fortunate in rounding up just such a group. On this page you will see the sponsors who made the 2004 race so successful. Please let them know that you saw them here and appreciate their making this community event possible.

Click here to see a photo album of all our sponsors.


Greco & Haines is the official sponsor of the 2004 race and they made possible the heavyweight cotton t-shirt  that will be given to all runners as well as the water bottles and key chains that will be part of the runners' goody bag.



Derby Discount Liquor and United Cigar Store are the sponsors for both our timer and our main banner.  


Special Commodore Hull hats are awarded to all winners, top 3 male and female runners in 10 categories thanks to Jamie Cohen & Dominick Thomas


World Fulfillment, Inc. is the official sponsor of the printing and mailing off all registration materials.





Ed McManus & Sons Construction Co. are our volunteer appreciation sponsors helping to make this a special event for volunteers as well as runners!.



Adzima and Riverview Funeral Homes is back as the water station sponsor and the water stop will be right in front of the funeral home in Derby. 


Inline Plastics Corp. is the parking sponsor for the race and their large lot right on the race course on Canal Street will be available for runners.


The Wilson Agency is celebrating its 50th year in business and is the sponsor for the runner's bibs.



David M. Grant Caterers and TETLEY USA are the Youth Poster Sponsors this year. Long Hill in Shelton is being sponsored by Tetley Tea, Bradley School in Derby has David M. Grant Caterers.


Porch & Patio - Orange is the sponsor for music to enhance the race course.






COMPANY LOGO ON BACK OF SHIRT:  Allan Esposito of SUN BACKLIT has designed another great t-shirt, and the following sponsors will be highlighted on the back:   

Hubbell Bros. Shoe Store
Advanced Footcare Specialists of Connecticut, LLC.
Attorney Richard A. Volo
Attorney Gary P. Cahill
Attorney Shawn K. Splan
Attorney Eugene A. Skowronski
Tele-Media Cable
Derby Cellular
Prestige Builders LLC
Frankie's Grill
J & B Auto Body, Inc.
Blanchette Sporting Goods
Dr. Maureen O’Donnell Sharnick, D.M.D.
Drs. Dworkin, Stein & Lerman
Sun Backlit (T-shirt design)
Roseland Apizza
Dunkin Donuts - Howe Avenue, Shelton
Sports Center of Connecticut
Altimari's Little Italy
The Apartment Doctor Mike O'Hara
- Coca Cola of New England
-Fairfield County Custom Homes
- B & L Men's and Boy's Store


Our best opportunity to showcase our local products and businesses. ANY product or gift certificate is greatly appreciated.  Your business photo* will be shown on our website and race day sponsor board.  Sponsors still accepted.

Runners' special

The Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day Road Race Committee is once again pleased to have RoadId participating in our raffle. They are generously providing 10 gift certificates for this invaluable product that should be part of every runner's safety routine. Click here to learn more.




From Howe Avenue merchants (walking distance from course!)

Johnny's Pizza and Restaurant-  gift certificate

Downtown Danny O's Bar & Grille-  2 ($25 certificates)
Photo Center - Shelton-
Subway-  2 gift certificates
Shelton Dog House-  gift certificate
Shelton Pizza Palace-  gift certifcate
Pasta Fina - 5 gift certificates  (great homemade ravioli)
Shelton Hotels
Hilton garden Inn-   free night of lodging w/free breakfast for 2
Ramada Plaza Hotal- free night of lodging w/free breakfast for 2
AmeriSuites - free night of lodging w/free breakfast for 2     

Other Merchants  

Wal*Mart  -  $25 gift certificate
Bed Bath & Beyond-  $20 certificate
Blockbuster- certificate (5 movies)
Ruby Tuesday-  $25 certificate
Video 7 - 2 ($25 certificates)
Apollo Pizza-  2 ($25 certificates)
Frankie's Grill - 2($25 certificates)
BJ's  - 2 ($25 certificates)
Fratelli's  restaurant-  2 ($25 certificates)
Unilver Basket - from Pam Petro and full of products
Porch & patio-   gift certificate
Panache - gift certificate for hair supplies (Diana Cirillo, gary's wife)
Yale Community Rowing -  2 Yale Crew Shirts
Warner's Hair Design - hair cut and shampoo
Unilever - 2 monster gift baskets

Boys and  Girls Club - Sweater & Shirt
Inside Yankee baseball WICC 600 (Rich Marazzi) - 4 Yankee winter hats - Gift certificates (2 each) to Breakfast on Green in Derby and Biagio's Osteria in Stratford - 2 Yankee backpacks filled with Yankee items
Shelton Parks and Rec -  1 year pool membership
Derby Parks and Rec - 1 year pool membership - Derby Veterans Community Center

**All of our sponsors receive the 2004 shirt.

Click here to see a photo album of all our sponsors.

You can contact Race Director Glenn Gaetano for information by e-mail or phone (203 944-0445).

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