Runners Raffle is bigger than ever
What a year for raffle prizes as we are celebrating 15 years for the Commodore Hull 5K, 60 years for the Boys and Girls Club and 219 years for the famous USS Constitution. While you are out having a fun run we'll be picking all the winners, so you don't have to wait around to see if you have won. Simply check the winners board to see if you have won one of these awesome prizes. DO NOT FORGET to thank these sponsors!!!
Check the current listing of prizes:
The Shelton Hampton Inn: Get away and relax with an overnight stay that includes the On the House breakfast. We welcome this new sponsor and Sales Manager Gina Sadl.Sportscenter of Connecticut, Shelton: Gary Sherrick of our favorite recreation spot has provided an awesome prize. Be the next Dorothy Hammel or Brian Boitano. Free Ice Skating for you and 7 friends. This is a fun time!!!
BLANCHETTE SPORTING GOODS, Shelton: Our good friend and person who has made our famous race shirt for 15 years, Bob Kalesavich, will again be at the turnaround assisting John Saccu. Enjoy one of his prizes and pick up some gear at their store on Bridgeport Ave. Say hello and thanks to Steve and Sammy Blanchette! Fifteen (15) $15 certificates to celebrate the 15 years of the 5K.
PASTA FINA , Howe Ave., Shelton:
Owner/chef Claudio Mancuso
has a variety of
treats and a recent favorite was the Pumpkin, Sage & Ricotta ravioli. Or
the Chicken Piccata!!!
Porky’s Café, Shelton: Near the 5K course, stop in and enjoy their famous Chicken Wings and say hello to Paul Piccirilo and Mike Manzo.
CALOROSO Eatery & Bar, Shelton: Another fine restaurant near the 5K and General Manager Lou Como welcomes the 5K and makes this recommendation: New York Strip Gorgonzola.
LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE, Bridgeport Ave., Shelton: Stephanie Brannen, who will be running the 5K with children Brittany, Abigail and Jordan, is a new sponsor and providing this prize as well as 750 free appetizers in our Goody Bag – WOW! Our Tom Wilson recommends the Fire-Grilled T-Bone.
$25 CertificateHOUSE OF BONES, New Haven Ave., Derby: This is a must stop for BBQ as Michael Grant has an put together a neat eatery on Rt. 34. Also enjoy the breakfast menu. Our John Saccu gives a big recommendation for the awesome Lobster Roll.
CHIPOTLE Mexican Grill, Bridgeport Ave., Shelton: Our newest sponsor and Shelton restaurant. Give a big thanks to General Manager Ali Jefferson.
Six (6) Buy one Get One free Burritos, Salads, Burrito Bowls or Tacos
Two (2) Free Burrito, Bowl, Salad or Order of Tacos
SUBWAY, Leavenworth Rd.,Shelton: Try a variety of subs at the largest restaurant chain in the world with headquarters in nearby Milford. Chicken/bacon ranch a Tyler Gaetano favorite.
Two - Six inch sandwiches
Trattoria Roma, White Hills Shopping
Center, Shelton: Our young volunteer Chris Pawlowski prefers the muzz with
mushroom. One Large Pizza.
In and Out Deli, Cigar Store, Derby: Dharmish will greet the runners as they make their climb up Elizabeth St. and then as they return happily at mile 2. Enjoy a breakfast sandwich and pick up a daily newspaper at this busy Derby gathering spot.
Crew Member of the 5K:
You will see
Markanthony on the course as Commodore Hull and cheers you on as you get on
to Canal St. from the Walkway. Anyone will enjoy this gift but please do
not use while running.
Boys & Girls Club:
ANONYMOUS DONOR: One of our friends, a good golfer, has donated this prize and wishes to see one of our sponsor runners, Paul Fitzgerald, win this and have a good round at Highland and maybe win the Club Championship again.
Twelve (12) Callaway Warbird Plus golf balls
Amanda Gayle's Hair Salon: Elizabeth Street, Derby
$40 Gift Certificate