Connecticut, we want to get you moving!
It’s all part of the One Billion Steps challenge here at News 8. Each week we’ll be recognizing a walk, 5k, or run that you and your family can take part in.
This Sunday, December 2nd is the annual Blue Back Mitten Run in West Hartford!
This holiday tradition is a 5K great for runners or walkers. You can check out the neighborhood decorations as you run through the streets of West Hartford. Expect to see the man in red, enjoy holiday cookies and hot chocolate afterwards in Blue Back square.
Blue Back Mitten Run
Sunday December 2
Kids Run 10:00 A.M.
5K 10:30 A.M.
Blue Back Square
To learn more visit, HartfordMarathon.com
Donations of New Mittens, gloves and scarves will be collected to help those in need in West Hartford.
Click Here to join the challenge. Be sure to let us know about your steps to a healthier lifestyle on social media #billionstepsCT.