The Chautauqua Striders/UPMC Chautauqua WCA Runner of the Year Series is a year-long running competition designed to determine the top area distance runners. During the year, runners accumulate points in selected area races.
|#||Date of Race||Name of Race||Distance||Online Entry||Paper Entry||Race Results||Series Points|
|1||Saturday, March 18, 2017||St. Patrick’s Dash||3 Miles||enter||paper||results||points|
|2||Sunday, May 28, 2017||Bemus Point Sunset 5K||5K||enter||results||points|
|3||Saturday, July 01, 2017||Marauder Trotter||5K||enter||paper||results||points|
|4||Saturday, July 15, 2017||Laurel Run*||8K||enter||paper||results||points|
|5||Saturday, July 29, 2017||Wild 5K||5K||enter||paper||results||points|
|6||Saturday, August 05, 2017||Dunkirk Lakefront||5K||enter||paper||results||points|
|7||Saturday, August 19, 2017||The Relief Zone 10K||10K||enter||paper||results||points|
|8||Monday, September 04, 2017||Daniel Feather Memorial*||5K||enter||paper||results||points|
|9||Sunday, September 24, 2017||Bemus Point 15K||15K||enter||results||points|
|10||Saturday, October 21, 2017||Heritage Trick & Trot 5K||5K||enter||results||points|
|11||Saturday, November 25, 2017||Amy’s Run||5K||enter||paper||results||points|
*Chautauqua Striders Athletic Club Championship Race/Diamond Series In 2017, the Series has designated three (3) Diamond races. Those races will determine the Chautauqua Striders Athletic Club champion for Youth (18 & under) Overall and Master’s Division (40 & older) at 5 Kilometers, 8 Kilometers, and Half Marathon. Additionally, Diamond races will offer double points for both overall and age-group divisions.
The race will start and finish at the Town of Ellery Park in Bemus Point using the following
REGISTRATION & PACKET PICKUP
Online registration will be open until 11:59 pm on December 8th. Race day registration will take place at Heritage Ministries from 8:30 am – 9:30 am. Packet pickup will be available until the race begins.
Free parking at the Town of Ellery Park. The Heritage Green parking lot may also be used if needed.
AGE GROUPS & AWARDS
Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female 5K runners along with the top three male and female 5K runners in each of the following age groups:
14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and older.
Top male and female walkers will also receive an award.
For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mike Porpiglia via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at
Join us for our 5th annual Cold Turkey Run on Thanksgiving morning! Proceeds to benefit a local non profit, “Kids Staying Active”. Featuring a 4.5 mile run, 5k walk and a kids 1 mile fun walk. Basket raffle and award ceremony immediately following at Sunny’s! Get fit and have fun!
Fredonia’s Annual Cold Turkey is intended to be a benchmark of the community of Fredonia and Chautauqua County. The “Cold Turkey” consists of a 4.5-mile run, 3.3 mile walk and a 1-mile Kids Fun Run to be held annually on Thanksgiving morning. This event is organized through Pump It Up! Fitness and proceeds will benefit “Kid’s Staying Active”. Kids Staying Active Is a local nonprofit organization that helps families pay for their children to play sports. We pay registration fees, uniform and any other expenses associated with the sport. We also began helping local families with school supplies. Our goal is to keep kids off the streets and be part of a “team”.
The annual Amy King 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 11:00 am at the (former) Lakewood Community Center in Lakewood, NY. The free Amy King of the Hill Race, for children aged 3-10, will begin at 11:30 am. (Distances for the children’s race will be determined by age.)
Proceeds raised will benefit the Amy King Kids’ YMCA Summer Camp and Southwestern Central School Scholarships.
Registration forms must be received by Friday, November 24, 2017 to be guaranteed an Amy King limited edition log sleeve race shirt.
Prizes will be awarded for the best costume.
Amy King was a flight attendant on United Flight 175. She was 29 years old on September 11, 2001 when terrorists hijacked her flight. Her long-time boyfriend, Michael Tarrou, 38, also a flight attendant, died with her aboard Flight 175.
Call 716-763-0303 for more information.
The Chautauqua Striders Runner of the Year Series is a year-long running competition designed to determine the top area distance runners. During the year, runners accumulate points in selected area races.
|St. Pat’s Dash||3 Miles||Saturday, March 19||Results|
|The Wooden Shoe 5K||5K||Saturday, May 21||Results||Points after race #2|
|Bemus Point 10K||10K||Saturday, June 25||Results||Points after race #3|
|Laurel Run||8K||Saturday, July 16||Results||Points after race #4|
|Dunkirk Lakefront||5K||Saturday, August 6||Results||Points after race #5|
|Daniel Feather Memorial||5K||Sunday, September 04||Results||Points after race #6|
|Bemus Point 15K||5K||Sunday, September 25||Results||Points after race #7|
|Lucy Town Half Marathon||13.1 Miles||Sunday, October 09||Results||Points after race #8|
|Heritage Trick & Trot||5K||Saturday, October 22||Results||Points after race #9|
|Amy’s Run||5K||Saturday, November 26||Results||Final Standings|