Pequot Running Club Announces Connecticut Orthopaedics as Presenting Sponsor for the Thanksgiving Day Race

Southport, CT – The Pequot Running Club, is excited to announce Connecticut Orthopaedics as the presenting sponsor for its renowned Thanksgiving Day Race.

This new partnership heralds a significant enhancement for the Thanksgiving Day Race, a cherished community event that unites runners and walkers from various backgrounds in a celebration of fitness, community, and philanthropy.

“Partnering with Connecticut Orthopaedics not only elevates the race experience for our participants but also strengthens our support for local charities and community projects,” stated David Butt, Executive Director of The Pequot Running Club. “It’s a privilege to collaborate with a sponsor whose commitment to health and community wellness mirrors our own.”

The support from Connecticut Orthopaedics will allow for the ongoing success of the race and the increased contributions to this year’s designated charities.

“We are thrilled to collaborate with the Pequot Running Club for the Thanksgiving Day Race,” stated Diane Griffin, COO at Connecticut Orthopaedics. “This partnership underscores our dedication to promoting active lifestyles and our commitment to the health and well-being of the communities we work and live in. With offices in Fairfield, Westport, Trumbull and Shelton, it’s now even more convenient to get an appointment with any of our orthopaedic specialists. No matter what the condition is, we have an expert who can see you.”


About the Pequot Running Club:

The Pequot Running Club has been in existence for 47 years and is the sponsor of the Thanksgiving Day Five Mile Race in Southport, Connecticut as well as other running and walking events. Over the years, the Club has given more than $1,000,000 to local charities.

About Connecticut Orthopaedics:

Connecticut Orthopaedics is a premier team of orthopaedic doctors, surgeons and health care professionals who provide compassionate and innovative care at over 20 locations across central and southern Connecticut – including Urgent Care | Walk-In centers, Sports Therapy | Rehab locations, and three state-of-the-art surgical centers. Started in 1963, Connecticut Orthopaedics is the largest privately-owned orthopaedic practice in New England, making it convenient for you to get the expert orthopaedic care you need, close to where you live.