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23rd Lobster Loop road race kicks off Sunday morning in Canton

Runners take off at the start of the 2013 Lobster Loop road race in Canton.

Runners take off at the start of the 2013 Lobster Loop road race in Canton.

CANTON – The 23rd annual Lobster Loop road race will be Sunday at 8:30 a.m. at the Town Green in Canton. Race day registration for the 3.1 mile road race begins at 7:30 a.m. The fee is $25. 

Over 500 runners participated in last year’s race, which was won by Farmington’s Chris Chisholm, 52, for the third time and Goshen’s Sami Glass, now 18. The field is generally full of runners from Canton and Avon. Race proceeds benefit the Canton Middle School’s Parent Teach Organization (PTO). The race generated nearly $10,000 last year.

Some of our previous coverage:

2013 Lobster Loop

2012 Lobster Loop 

2011 Lobster Loop

2009 Lobster Loop

 

Gerry deSimas, Jr., is the editor and founder of The Collinsville Press. He is an award-winning writer and has been covering sports in Connecticut and New England for more than 30 years. He was inducted into the New England High School Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2018.

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