Awards catagories are now in five year increments for adults! More awards! More winners!
Kids races at 10 a.m., starting on the track by the finish line. Kids run one or two laps, based on age. The run is free, and all finishers get ribbonsWhen's the race?
July 4 Start: 8 a.m. (sharp!) at Mahopac high school, Mahopac, NY on Baldwin Place road in front of school Finish: on Mahopac High School track Kids’ Run at 8:15 – kids will enjoy running for fun on the Mahopac High school track! Registration for Kids’ runs on day of race only ( a nominal fee for each child).
What's it like?
Course –Scenic, flat to rolling loop course around Mahopac Lake The first mile includes a downhill, and the second has a uphill stretch. Miles 3-5 are flat; miles 6 and 7 are rolling to downhill; and mile 8 is flat—finishing on the high school track. Mile markers at every mile. Plenty of water stops (miles 2,4.5,6,7, and in front of various lake houses).
What do I get out of it, I mean other than another sweet race under my belt?
T-shirts - Pre-registration guarantees a technical T-shirt! T-shirts on race day while supplies last. New this year: Chip Timing! Awards: Presented in all TRRC age categories. Top 3 overall males and females and 1-3 in 5 year age categories (under 20 –2 age groups: 16 and under and 17-19) will receive awards. Awards include New Balance Westchester gift certificates for overall and all first, second and third place age group winners. Run on Hudson Valley is generously raffling off a pair of shoes (enter raffle at their table after race-do not need to be present to win!). Overall winners (top 3 male and female) also get a carton of My brother Bobby's Salsa.
Post race party includes bagels from Somers Hot bagels, watermelon, oranges and drinks from Mahopac Stop 'n Shop, and Salsa from My brother Bobby's Salsa.
Thank you to our other generous sponsors, including Mahopac Stop 'n Shop (Baldwin Place), Westchester New Balance, Run on Hudson Valley and Somers Pediatric Dentistry.