Race Information

The 3rd Annual Steve’s 5k to Run Down Cancer will be held at Mendon Ponds Park on Saturday, June 17th 2017.

Pre-registration and packet pick-up will be held at Medved Running & Walking Outfitters on Friday, June 16th from 4 to 7 PM.

Race day registration will begin at 7:30 AM at Stewart Lodge.

  • The 5k run/walk event will begin at 9 AM.  Fee is $18 up until race day, $21 on race day.  Group registration (at least 10 5k participants per group) will be available until 6/3.  Discounted registration price per group member will be $15.  The race will start on Douglas Road, adjacent to Stewart Lodge.
  • The children’s fun run will be held afterwards at 10 AM and will also begin at Stewart Lodge.  The fun run is FREE to all participants.  It is a short dash that will take place on the field adjacent to Stewart Lodge.  All children participating in the event will recieve a ribbon and a coupon for a free DQ kids cone!
  • Wild Wings will be bringing a few special avian guests!  You can visit with them at Stewart Lodge from 8-10 AM!
  • The post-race party will take place at 10:30 AM and include an awards ceremony followed by a door prize drawing.  Refreshments, which include pizza from Salvatore’s, will be available.
  • Parking will be located at both Stewart Lodge and the Canfield Woods Shelter.
  • Technical Race t-shirts to first 100 registered 5k run/walk participants.
  • Event Timing by PCR Timing Service.
  • Inflatable arch finish chute provided by Medved Running & Walking Outfitters.
  • Awards will be presented as follows:
    • 1st Place M/F overall: $125
    • M/F 5k finisher that is 1st Place at the 800 meter mark: $50 & trophy
              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 will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age group.  First place finishers in each age group will additionally recieve a Medved Running & Walking Outfitters gift certificate.

***The participant or volunteer who collects the most in donations to the Wilmot Cancer Institute will be awarded with TWO spectacular 1 night’s stay gift certificates to The Vagabond Inn Bed & Breakfast in Naples, NY! They can be used separately or combined for a 2 night’s stay!  Please check out their website here: http://www.thevagabondinn.com/

You can register for the event online from the site menu above!

Click on the course map to view

Click on the course map to view

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