Kick off your fall racing season on the fast and net downhill Empire Trail from Rotterdam to Schenectady, a post race party with live music, and more!
Produced in partnership between Nark Running Strategies, ARE Event Productions, and Schenectady County.
$50 through February 28
$65 from March 1 through April 30
$75 from May 1 through July 31
$85 from August 1 through race day
General Logistics/Bus Transport
This is a downhill point-to-point race that starts at Mabee Farm and finishes at Frog Alley Brewing in Schenectady. Parking is available at both the start and finish. You are encouraged to carpool/spot cars with a friend. We are also providing an optional shuttle (bus) service to the start from the finish for $10 per person. This bus option will operate from 6:45AM until 7:20AM.
Gear check will be available at the start line. You will be provided a bag (big enough to fit a pair of shoes, change of clothes, and other small items) that will be brought to the finish line.
Complimentary entry is available to participants who have achieved any of the following time standards since 1/1/2020:
Female: 18:00 for 5K, 1:20:00 for 13.1M, 2:53:00 for 26.2M
Male: 15:30 for 5K, 1:11:00 for 13.1M, 2:35:00 for 26.2M
Top 3 M/F receive $300, $200, $100.
Top 3 M/F in 19-u, 10 year groups to 70+