Races

Race events support the community’s health by providing an opportunity for fun and engaging cardiovascular exercise and a social opportunity for community members, families, and students to come together. Race sponsorship opportunities and volunteer opportunities are available.

GET FIT 52.4 Half Marathon Series

Attention HALF CRAZY RUNNERS!!! Sign up for all FOUR halfs at once with the GET FIT 52.4 Half Marathon Series Challenge. Price inc. all registration fees and swag from each individual race PLUS THE GET FIT 52.4 HALF ZIP! (Half zip will be given out at the first race- the Earth Day Half on April 23rd)

  • Earth Day Half Marathon
  • Montezuma Half Marathon
  • Old Forge Half Marathon
  • E-Race Cancer Half Marathon

Info & Registration


Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex

Montezuma Half Marathon & 5K

Montezuma Audubon Center
2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146

June 25th, 2017
½ Marathon time: 8:15 AM
5K time: 8:30 AM

This race will benefit the important work and efforts of the Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. The Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex support habitat restoration and public use at The Montezuma Wetlands Complex in upstate New York. This race will take runners along country roads and the grassy trails into the Howland Island Unit of the Northern Montezuma Wildlife Management Area.

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Old Forge Marathon

George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center
225 North St.
Old Forge, NY US 13420

September 9th, 2017
Marathon & Half Marathon start time: 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
5K start time: 8:45 AM -12:30 PM

The full marathon, half marathon and 5K will take place on established bike (snowmobile in the winter) trails that run between the northeast portion of Old Forge, just north of the Water Safari, and work their way towards Eagle Bay. The trail course is mostly gravel and dirt roads. A true Adirondack experience. Fall foliage is estimated to be around 25% peak. A portion (30%) of the Race proceeds will benefit MAC’s Safe Ride, a non-profit organization dedicated to getting bar patrons home safely after a night out and keeping drinkers out of the drivers seat in Old Forge and surrounding areas.

Info & Registration


E-Race Cancer 5k

E-Race Cancer Half Marathon & 5K

Stone’s Marina
9247 N Road
Bridgeport, NY 13030

October 15th, 2017
Half Marathon start time: 8:30 AM
5K start time: 8:45 AM

Info & Registration


5K Fit Running Series

5K Fit Running Series

The 5K Fit Running Series offers various options for marathon enthusiasts to join others in achieving their fitness goals, in addition to giving to the social causes they care about. Look out for details of the following marathons:

  • Earth Day 5K- Baldwinsville
  • Montezuma 5K- Savannah
  • Saranac 5K- Saranac Lake
  • Cannonball 5K- Baldwinsville
  • Old Forge 5K- Old Forge
  • Harvest Challenge 5K- B’Ville
  • E-Race Cancer 5K- TBD, NY
  • Ugly Sweater 5K- Liverpool

Sign up for any four 5K races, Get the 5th race FREE!!!

Info & Registration


Dick's Sporting Goods Family Fit Series

Dick’s Sporting Goods Family Fit Series

The Family Fit Running Series is a collection of fun but competitive family oriented running/walking events (occurring from spring to fall) encouraging better health, memorable family times and individual achievement.
June-November

  • Prudential 4.01K at Abbott’s Farm
  • Cannonball 5K
  • Abbott’s A-MAZE-ing Race
  • Prudential 4.01K at Roseland Waterpark
  • Harvest Challenge 5K & 1 Mile
  • Ugly Sweater 5K

Info & Registration


Prudential 4.01K Race at Abbott_Farms

Abbott Farms
3275 Cold springs Road (Rt. 370)
Baldwinsville, NY 13027
June 17, 2017 9:00 AM

The Prudential 4.01K Race at Abbott Farms is the first race event in the Dick’s Sporting Goods (DSG) Family Fit Running Series. The approximately 2.5 mile race is a combination road/trail course inside Abbott Farm’s property and adjacent roads. All race participants are rewarded with a Strawberry Shortcake at the end of the race!
Info & Registration


Willow Health and Wellness Center

Saranac Lake 5K Run/Walk

Riverside Park at Lake Flower
Route 3 & Main Street
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
July 1, 2017 8:30 AM

To celebrate the July 4th weekend, join us in scenic Saranac Lake, NY for the inaugural Saranac Lake 5K Run/Walk. The 5K (and there is also a 1 Mile Run/Walk) will start/finish at Riverside Park at Lake Flower. All 5K participants will receive a tech race shirt and finisher medal. All 1 mile finishers will receive a t-shirt and finisher medal.
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Cannonball 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk

Van Buren Park
7350 Canton Street Rd.
Baldwinsville, NY 13027
July 2017 10:00 AM

A perfect way to finish a challenging summer race- with a CANNONBALL!!! The Start & finish will be at Van Buren Park in Baldwinsville, NY. It is a road course that will end with a jump in the Van Buren Pool! The Cannonball 5K will help raise funds for Van Buren PTA Playground Committee.
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Abbott Farms Amazeing Race

Abbott’s A-Maze-Ing Race

Abbott Farms
3275 Cold springs Road (Rt. 370)
Baldwinsville, NY 13027
August 5, 2017 9:00 AM

Run through a corn maze and apple orchard. It’s a scavenger hunt. It’s a 15 ft tube slide. It’s a whole lot of fun! Join us for an exceptionally fun but serious run for kids of all ages 8-18 years and for adults 18+.

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The Prudential 4.01K at Roseland Waterpark

250 Eastern Boulevard
Canandaigua, NY US 14424
August 12, 2017

The Prudential 4.01K Race at Roseland Waterpark is the fourth race event in the Dick’s Sporting Goods (DSG) Family Fit Running Series. The approximately 2.5 mile race is a combination road/trail course inside Roseland Waterpark. Registration for race includes a day pass for the waterpark. ($30 Retail Value).

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Harvest Challenge 5k & 1 Mile Run

Harvest Challenge 5K & 1 Mile Run

Emmi Farms
1482 W. Genesee Rd.,
Baldwinsville, NY 13027.
September 17, 2017
Sunday 9 AM

A fun and challenging 5K course on tractor paths through and around the fields at Emmi’s farm. There will also be a 1 mile run for all ages. Run or walk either event. Bring the whole family to participate!

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Finger Lakes Mud Run at Everest Park

Everest Park
5301-5399 County Rte 72B,
Auburn, NY 13021
Saturday, September 30, 2017

The Finger Lakes Mud Run is an outdoor challenge course that takes place within the beautiful grounds of Everest Park. The event is volunteer-organized and is designed to help cultivate camaraderie and teamwork.  Families and friends can look forward to an exhilarating, challenging, and extremely muddy adventure! Donations and registration net proceeds will go to Champions for Life, Inc. Registration is open!

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Ugly Sweater 5K

Syracuse Ugly Sweater 5K

Onondaga Lake Park
Liverpool, NY
(Near the Wegmans Playgound)
November 26th, 2016
12:00 PM

Come celebrate the transition from Thanksgiving to the Christmas season with a fun but serious 5K run at Onondaga Lake Park in Liverpool, NY. All runners will be required to wear an Ugly Sweater for the race event. There will be prizes for the overall winners for both male and female (1st, 2nd, and 3rd) as well as Age Group winners. After the race there will be a party at the White Water Pub, walking distance from the Start/Finish area. A portion of the proceeds and all donations will go to the Rescue Mission of Syracuse.

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Earth Day Half Marathon & 5K

Earth Day Half Marathon & 5K

Emmi Farm’s
Corner Rt. 370 & Vann Road
Baldwinsville, NY 13027

April 23, 2017
½ Marathon time: 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
5K time: 8:45 AM-12:30 PM

The Earth Day Half Marathon & 5K is a fun way to bring awareness to Earth Day while assisting various programs that help feed the youth in CNY. 1/2 Marathon is on mostly country roads that are a combination of long flat roads and moderate rolling hills. The 5K course will lead you past the Beaver Lake with country roads that are flat with one moderately challenging uphill just before you enter the home stretch.

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