NWC Scholarship Scamper 5k Road Race

Save the date for the 5th Annual 5k on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 10am! With all proceeds going to scholarships for deserving NWC students, this chip-timed event, beginning and ending on the Northwest Catholic campus, is competitive for serious runners, welcoming for casual runners and walkers, and fun for the whole family.  See below for more information about this year's award categories and click HERE to review the 5k course map. Northwest Catholic's Scholarship Scamper 5k is USA Track & Field certified: Certification code #CT5012JHP.

To register for the race, click HERE.

To volunteer on the race day, click HERE.

To become a sponsor for this special event, click HERE.

For a printable copy of the event brochure, click HERE.

A portion of the proceeds of the 5k, and all donations made specifically to the Adam M. Lawton ’99 Memorial Scholarship Fund, will be directed to an annual memorial scholarship for a deserving NWC student in memory of Adam Lawton '99. Donations to the fund in Adam’s memory may be made securely online HERE, or a check payable to Northwest Catholic High School (with a “Lawton Scholarship” notation) may be sent to Patricia Walsh, NWC Advancement Office, 29 Wampanoag Drive, West Hartford, CT 06117.

5k Awards will be given in the following categories:

  • Men’s Overall Division
  • Women’s Overall Division
  • Adam M. Lawton ’99 High School Championship – top male and female high school student finishers
  • Male 13 and Under
  • Female 13 and Under
  • Male 14-18
  • Female 14-18
  • Male 19-29
  • Female 19-29
  • Male 30-39
  • Female 30-39
  • Male 40-49
  • Female 40-49
  • Male 50-59
  • Female 50-59
  • Male 60-69
  • Female 60-69
  • Male 70+
  • Female 70+

Questions? Contact NWC Director of Advancement Patricia Walsh at pwalsh@nwcath.org or 860-236-4221 x138.


Thank you to everyone who came to last year's Scamper! Click HERE to view the race results. You can watch the beginning of the race below and view photos from the day below.


2017 Scholarship Scamper 5k Sponsors:


Picnic Sponsor:

Gold Sponsors:

White Sponsors: 

The Belletsky Family


2016 Scholarship Scamper 5k Sponsors

Picnic Sponsor:


Finish Line Sponsor:


Prize Sponsor:

Gold Sponsors:

The Grenham Family
The Kearns Family
The Nicholas Family


Green  Sponsors: 

Orangetheory Fitness

West Hartford Police Officers Association

The Williamson Family


White Sponsors: 

The Burns Family

Dillon Mailing & Printing

The Driscoll Family

Fleet Feet Sports West Hartford

Hope Rock Gardening, LLC

Robert Melanson Construction Company

Road ID

Sea Tea Improv

The Walker Group


The Belletsky Family

The Erica and Sean Brophy Family

The Ryan Brophy Family

The Cooper Family

Dunkin' Donuts

The Follo Family

Daniela Montgomery

Noodles & Company

The Schumaker Family

Stephanie Shaughnessy

The Spears Family

The Toscano Family 


Union Street Tavern


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  • West Hartford, CT 06117
  • 860-236-4221
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