Saturday, October 26th
Riley Lodge, Cobbs Hill Park, Rochester, NY
5K Start Time: 9AM
Kids Races Start Time: 9:45AM
Downloadable PDF Application
Distances: USATF Certified 5K
Kids Distances: 1/4 Mile, 1/2 Mile or 1 Mile
YellowJacket Racing, in conjunction with Fleet Feet Sports Rochester, will donate $1 for every entry in the 5K to the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. This will run along side Fleet Feet Sports Rochester and Asics's month long awareness promotion.
A portion of proceeds also go to benefit the Rochester Youth Sports Foundation.
Race Day Agenda:
7:30AM Registration Opens
9:00AM 5K Race Starts
9:45AM Kids Races Starts
10:15AM Awards Ceremony
Don't Forget to Wear a Costume!
5K Course Description
(Map) The course has hills, but ends on a nice downhill onto the grass finish line. The course meanders around the Cobbs Hill neighborhood, up the Reservoir, then back down towards Monroe Ave and Culver Rd. There will be one water stop on course. The start is on Norris Drive outside Riley Lodge. The finish is on the grass next to the softball fields along Culver Rd. The exact same finish will be used for the kids races.
Kids Course Description
The kids races will be on the grass by the softball fields and will be 1/4 mile loop. The kids races are FREE!
After the 5K there will be a mascot race with Fleet Feet Pete as well as many local mascots.
Available at both Fleet Feet Sports locations (2210 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 OR 2522 Ridgeway Ave, Rochester, NY 14626) on Thursday, October 24th and Friday, October 25th (10-7PM) or race day starting at 7:30AM at Riley Lodge.
You can also register at both Fleet Feet Sports Rochester locations!
Chip timing and plenty of post-race food for all participants. Technical tops to ALL paid entries registered by October 7th. The next 250 registrants will receive a cotton t-shirt. Shirt sizing is on a first come, first served basis so register early.
Cash Prizes to Top 3 Male and Female ($150, $100, $75) and Overall Masters ($75) Plus $100 Time Bonus if the overall male is under 15:30 and the overall female is under 18:00 plus $15 gift certificate to Age Group winners; and Age Group Awards to top three in Male and Female 5 year age groups: 19 under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65-69, 70 Up
Kids Races Awards
Costume Contest for Adults too!
Directions to Park
From East - Take 490 west to the Culver Rd. Turn left onto Culver. Turn left at Norris Dr at Cobbs Hill.
From West - Take 490 east to the Culver Rd. Turn right onto Culver Rd. Turn left at Norris Dr at Cobbs Hill.