Hero 5K for Autism

Mohawk Harbor, Harborside Dr, Schenectady, NY 12305
Event Website



Join us at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady NY, at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 30 for ASGHR's Hero 5K for Autism!


*** Hero 5K is running Rain or Shine - be prepared for the weather! ***

Click here for the Race Day & Volunteer Information Sheet


Celebrate the finale of Autism Acceptance Month! Register today – then mark your calendar, tell your friends and family, and dust off your superhero or anti-hero costume! 


Costumes aren’t mandatory, but just remember that you’re a hero for improving the lives of autistic individuals and families all over the Greater Hudson Region. 


Save 10% with The Costumer in store or online at TheCostumer.com. Use Coupon Code 27206



Mohawk Harbor, Harborside Drive, Schenectady, NY 12305. Click here for directions and Click here for Google map



View the Certified 5K Course Map along the Mohawk Harbor Bike Path, a 100% paved road race configured as a partial loop with two turnarounds.



- Entry fee: $30 online pre-registration / $35 Race Day

- Pre-registration encouraged and will remain open until Saturday, April 29 at Noon

- Race day registration and packet pick up will be at the registration tent near Druthers at Mohawk Harbor. Please arrive early 8:00 a.m. to 9:10 a.m. to pick up your packet with commemorative pair of Hero 5K running socks and avoid the crowd.



Awards will be given out immediately after the last finishers to top 3 M/F in three age groups (17 and under, 18-59, and 60+) and Corporate Team awards



There is plenty of parking at Mohawk Harbor.



GUN Time results using the ChronoTrack B-Tag, provided by Albany Running Exchange Event Productions



Will be available immediately after the race on AREEP Results page 



- Want to contribute but can't participate? Please visit our fundraising page or sign-up here to volunteer.

- Click here for sponsorship opportunities

- We welcome in-kind goods and services from the community! Click here for the donation form



Email communications@asghr.org or call (518) 355-2191 with any questions



All proceeds will benefit Autism Society Greater Hudson Region, a 501(c)(3) organization which provides programs as well as referrals to partner organizations to fulfill the needs of individuals and families in 21 New York counties: Albany, Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester.


Thank you to our sponsors!

Silver Sponsor:


Hero Champion Sponsors:



Hero Sidekick Sponsors:

Anderson Center - Marist College