St. Thomas 5K at Cobbs Hill

Event Date

Sat, Jun 14, 2014


Rochester, NY

About This Activity

This popular event offers both runners and walkers a unique experience, combining elements of a a road race, a trail run, and a cross-country course in one race.  From the Church, you'll run a bit uphill to Nunda Blvd. and enter Cobb's Hill Park at Washington Grove, a quiet wooded haven of large oaks and wildlife. The race continues along wooded trails in the park and returns to the Church along Highland Ave. There will be 2 water stations.

The race starts & ends at  St. Thomas' Episcopal Church, 2000 Highland Ave. (NW corner of Highland Ave. & Winton Rd.) RACE RESULTS: computerized results provided by PCR TIMING.

Sanctioned by USATF.  PARKING IS AVAILABLE on the south side of Highland Ave. and nearby streets. Healthy post-race food for all finishers. AWESOME prizes from: AE Spa, MedVed Running & Walking, Abbott's of Brighton, Aja Noodle of Brighton, Lento Restaurant and more! Top race finishers overall and age groups receive gift card prizes donated by local merchants. Certificates for top 3 runners overall and in each age group.

Proceeds to benefit the Brighton Churches Habitat Coalition in Support of Flower City Habitat for Humanity. WE'RE BUILDING A HOUSE THIS YEAR! ! ! It costs $65K to build and it's actually a good quality home.  Let's bring a deserving hard-working family some STABILITY and HOPE!  Let's DO IT !

COURSE MAP found at:

The first 150 race entrants receive a free T-Shirt!

Event schedule and times

RACE STARTS:  Saturday, June 14 at 9:00 AM

REGISTRATION: Saturday, June 14 from 7:30AM - 8:45 AM

RACE PACKET PICKUP - Friday, June 13 5:30-7:30PM or on Saturday from 7:30-8:45AM at St. Thomas' Episcopal Church.

AND join us the FRIDAY BEFORE for a Chicken BBQ!  5-7p.m. Enjoy savory bbq'd chicken with 2 sides. Eat-in or Take-Out.  We use Square for credit paying. Pre-pay available:  link here: 

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