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      MEDVED 5K to CURE ALS


2016 RACE RESULTS

 

 

The Medved 5K to Cure ALS is held annually on Father's Day. Proceeds from this event go to benefit laboratory research presently being conducted at the ALS-Therapy Development Institute in Boston, MA. 

With an olympic style finish, around the warning track of Frontier Field, this race features one of the best venues in Rochester running. This event has become a Father's Day tradition for many families in our area.  There is also a Youth 1 Mile Run and 1 Mile Fitness Stroll for walkers of all ages.



Date, Time and Location

  • Father's Day: Sunday June 18, 2017 at Frontier Field, Rochester, N.Y.
  • 5K race starts at 8:30 a.m.
  • Youth 1 Mile Run starts at 9:15 a.m.
  • 1 Mile Fitness Stroll starts at 9:15 am
  • Kids vs. "Spikes" the Mascot (see more info below) starts at 9:45 a.m.

 

Race Course


Our race features a scenic course that starts right in front of Frontier Field, runs down toward Oak Street, and eventually takes you onto State Street.  From State Street you turn right onto Main Street and then you take a right onto Plymouth.  The race finishes inside Frontier Field, just behind home plate.  The course is Certified to be Accurate by USATF.  NY#10118KL   Click here to see the course map


 Race Amenities


  • Performance Tech Shirts for the first 600 registered 5K participants
  • Post race food and refreshments in the "Nest" at 10 am.
  • Digital clock display at one mile mark and finish line
  • Splits 1st and 2nd mile
  • Water stops
  • Computerized race results
  • Free parking at Kodak Lot D located across from the main entrance to Frontier Field
  • The best finishing location in Rochester running

Registration Info


  • $25.00 if registered by May 15, 2017
  • $30.00 if you register after May 15, 2017 but before online registration closes at 8:00 pm on Friday, June 16th.
  • $35.00 if you register after online registration closes at 8:00 pm on Friday, June 16th, at packet pickup, or on race day.
  • $10 for Youth 1 Mile Run
  • $10 for 1 Mile Fitness Stroll
  • Free Race Entry: to anyone who raises $60 or more in contributions to ALS (See Donation Information section below).
  • Click here to register on line
      



Donation Information


Individuals who raise $50 or more in contributions for ALS will receive a free entry to the race and a commemorative Medved 5K to Cure ALS t shirt.

Become a Race Sponsor


Donate or raise $250 or more and your name, along with a message will be listed on the official race shirt.  The deadline to become a Race Sponsor is June 1, 2017.  Please submit your message or any questions you may have to Dan Medved at:  dan@medvedrunwalk.com 



Packet Pick Up


  • June 17, 2017 from 10 am to 5 pm at Medved Running and Walking Outfitters. Due to the number of runners it is highly recommended to pick up your packet at this time.
  • Race Day: Begins at 7 am, inside the main entrance at Frontier Field.

Awards and Prize Money


  • 1st Place Male and Female:   $200
  • 2nd Place Male and Female:  $100
  • 3rd Place Male and Female:   $75
  • First place Masters (40+) Male and Female: A Medved Gift Certificate
  • Age Group Awards:  Top three in each age group receives awards.
  • Male and Female Age Groups: 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

 Kids vs. "Spikes" the Mascot

 

  • Starts at 9:45 am in the Frontier Field Outfield
  • Separate age group races and distances for those 5 & under, 6-9 and 10-13.
  • All participants who outrun "Spikes" will receive a ribbon and award courtesy of the Red Wings. Register for kids races beginning at 7 am on race day.
  • The Spikes races are free!!

 

 


 
 
Our Event is Sanctioned by USATF
 
 
 
Previous Winners

 

Year

Men's Winner

Time

Women's Winner

Time

2016 Omar Boulama 14:49 Sarah Loerch 17:47
2015 Teddy Quinn 15:52 Trisha Byler 17:47
2014 Teddy Quinn 15:20 Christa Meyer 17:16
2013 Patrick Geohegan 15:21 Sarah Loerch 17:41
2012 Patrick Geoghegan 15:31 Christa Meyer 17:21
2011 Brad Miller 14:54 Trisha Byler 17:38
2010 Michael Pierce 14:58 Laurel Burdick 16:52
2009 Joseph Ekuom 14:53 Jennifer Dorr 17:35

2008

Chris Muldoon

15:07

Christa Meyer

17:33

2007

Alene Reta

14:19

Alemtsehay Misganaw

16:36

2006

Benard Onsare

14:41

Shari Boyle

17:56

2005

Mark Andrews

14:37

Allison Carr

17:30

2004

Henry Githuka

14:29

Allison Carr

17:21

2003

Samauel Karanja

14:11

Mollie DeFrancesco

16:55

2002

Mark Andrews

14:32

Machelle Cochran

17:56

2001

Scott Bagley

15:30

Vicki Mitchell

16:36

2000

Scott Bagley

15:17

Renee Rombaut

17:35

1999*

Marcus Gage

15:38

Renee Rombaut

17:59

 

  * Race was called the Medved Red Wing 5K

 Course Records:
  • Men: 14:11.0 Samuel Karanja (2003)
  • Women: 16:36 Vicki Mitchell (2001) & Alemtsehay Misganaw (2007)