Run 4 Your Life
Saturday, March 30, 2024
Central Park | Schenectady, NY
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Mark your calendar now for a day of fun, family and fitness! Prefer to join us virtually? You can do that too!  

This event is USATF Certified and Sanctioned​​. Race Director is RRCA certified. View the Course Map

The in-person 5K WALK is not chip-timed. (This means that there are not results for the walk.)

Special pricing to to celebrate the 15 year anniversary is $30 until Feb. 1st and $35 after. Day-of-Race Registration will be $40, so register early!


Friday March 29: Early Packet Pickup and in-person registration TBA

Saturday March 30:

7:30 am - Packet Pickup and day-of-race registration

9:00 am - 5k start

9:30 am - Awards ceremony

9:45 am - ChowderFest

10:00 am - Kids Run


Top 3 Male and Female Overall

Top 3 Male and Female in each AG: under 18, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Teams: Top 3 in Open, Top 3 in First responder. Top 3 times from each team will count for scoring. First responder teams must have members all in the same category (Fire, LEO, EMS, Military, dispatchers) 

Note: to be eligible for an award an athlete must declare a gender per USATF guidelines November 2021​.

For questions, please visit our website or reach out by email to

The Schenectady Firefighters Cancer Foundation is proud to offer this family-friendly, community event. All proceeds go directly towards the mission and the work of the Foundation, and in short improve the lives of Schenectady firefighters and their families when dealing with a diagnosis of cancer.

If you'd like to contribute without participating you can do so HERE