2017 Race Information
Event Location: GENESEE COUNTY PARK & FOREST (Area B), Raymond Road, East Bethany, NY 14054
Event Date: OCTOBER 1, 2017
Event Schedule: Registration will start at 8:00am. 10k start at 9:00am; 5k run/walk start at 9:15am.
Event Fees: $25 in advance, $30 day of race.
Event Website: http://runfortheacorns.shutterfly.com/
Event Online Registration: click here
Registration Form: click here
2017 Race Map: click here
2017 Race Layout/Elevation Graph: click here
Sponsorship Opportunity: click here
Event Description: Join the ACORNS for a 5K walk/run and 10K trail race in the Genesee County Park & Forest on Sunday, October 1, 2017!
NEW THIS YEAR: Kids Fun Run! Free to youth 10 & under. Must register on race day. Age-appropriate categories and distances. Run is on a grassy playing field. Everyone is a “winner”!
Since 2006 ACORNS has provided financial and volunteer support for projects and programs that enhance and supplement the recreational, environmental and educational activities at the Genesee County parks. Our activities include staffing the Nature Interpretive Center, assisting at environmental education programs, funding displays at the Nature Interpretive Center, assisting with biological surveys and participating in trail and facilities maintenance. Future plans include an outdoor learning center.
Awards: ACORNS will be handing out medals to our overall top two male and female finishers for the two runs(5k run and 10k run). We will also be handing out medals to our top male and female finishers in the running races in each age group (14&under for 5k only, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70&over) – you must be present to receive your medal; we will not mail them to you.
Event Sanctioned through USATF Part of United Way 2017 Race series
Thank You to Our 2016 Sponsors!
Alex's Place, Batavia, NY
Cedar St. Sales & Rentals, Batavia, NY
Clark, Patterson, Lee Design Professionals, Rochester, NY
CC Environment & Planning, Batavia, NY
D&D Logging, Attica, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods, Batavia, NY
Freed Maxick,CPA's, Batavia, NY
Liberty Pumps, Bergen, NY
Robert S. Marchese, DDS. , Batavia, NY
Trail Marker Sponsors
Attica Vet Clinic, Attica, NY
LeBeau, Batavia, NY
Dave and Marcia Gann
Julia Garver & Joe Ruh
Rochester Regional Health, Batavia, NY
Ken's Charcoal Pits, Batavia, NY
Bourbon & Burgers, Batavia, NY
Mark's Pizzeria, Batavia, NY
Upstate Farms, Buffalo, NY
Anthony Gugino, PC, Leroy, NY
Licata Chiropractic, Batavia, NY
Batavia Restaurant Supply
Bethany Volunteer Fire Dept.
Genesee County Youth Bureau
Roanoke Apple Farm
TOPS Friendly Markets of Batavia and Leroy
Walmart of Batavia