Steve',s 5k to Run Down Cancer
Steve&#39,s 5k to Run Down Cancer: race description
The event is being held to honor Steve Rettke and support sarcoma research at the Wilmot Cancer Institute.
*The 5k run/walk will begin roadside at Stewart Lodge in Mendon Ponds Park. Start time is 9AM. The race will take place on a mostly paved course on scenic park roads with some rolling hills. It will finish on a downhill back to the Lodge.
* A FREE childrens' fun run will take place at 10 AM and will begin at Stewart Lodge. This will be a short dash in the field adjacent to the lodge. All participants will receive ribbons and coupons for a free Wendy's Frosty Jr.!
*The post race party will feature refreshments followed by the awards ceremony and door prize drawings at 10:30 AM.
*Pre Registration &, Packet Pick-up is available at Medved Running &, Walking Outfitters on Friday, June 16th from 4PM-7PM. The fee will be $18.
Race day registration will begin at 7:30 AM in Stewart Lodge. Fee on race day will be $21.
Quality technical race t-shirts for the first 100 5k registrants. Please indicate your size (S,M,L,XL,XXL) at check-out
**Individual collecting the most in donations for the Wilmot Cancer Institute will receive 2 gift certificates each for a 1-night stay at The Vagabond Inn of Naples, NY! Please visit their website here at: www.thevagabondinn.com/
*Door Prize Drawings will be held following the awards ceremony based on randomly selected runner/walker bib numbers. Gift cards, athletic goodies, and surprise items to be given away—,-you could win big just by participating in the 5k run/walk event!
The 5k run/walk will begin roadside at Stewart Lodge in Mendon Ponds Park. Start time is 9AM. The race will take place on a mostly paved course on scenic park roads with some rolling hills. It will finish on a downhill back to the Lodge.
1st Place overall M/F…,…,. $125
1st Place M/F 5k finisher at the 800 meter mark…,.. $50
1st Place M/F Masters (40+)…,.. $100
1st Place M/F Veteran (50+)…,.. $100
*An additional $25 will be awarded to the overall M/F winner breaking the course record:
Male Course Record (2015): Keith Johnson 15:54
Female Course Record (2015): Melissa Johnson White 17:51
Medals to top 3 M/F finishers in each age group: