RUN585 Series

RUN585 Series is Back! 

You can register for the series of singular events. Enjoy the perfect Genesee River Path during the summer months, crossing scenic pedestrian bridges and running along the historic Genesee River.  The finish is at the Genesee Waterways Center, the home for Rochester kayaking, supping or canoeing.

Please Note: Those that deferred their 2020 entry or ran the 2020 virtual event please keep an eye out for how to process the offerings from 2020.

04/28/21: Here is the deferral note that was sent - CLICK HERE

Race 1 - June 16th - The Big Run 5K
Race 2 - July 21st - Summer in the City 8K
Race 3 - August 25th - Hot Summer Night 5K

Start Time: You can begin anytime between 4:30PM and 6PM

What Series Participants Get

  • Finisher medals for each race
  • Series Awards
  • Huge Cooler to store cold drinks
  • Online Results
  • Race Specific Commemorative Sticker
  • LIVE event with proper COVID-19 Safety Protocols
  • Post-race grab and go food bag
  • Custom Finisher Certificate e-mailed
  • Electronic timing
  • Live text and email results as you finish (must opt-in when registering)

What Individual Participants Get

  • Finisher medal
  • Race Logoed Koozie
  • Online Results
  • Race Specific Commemorative Sticker
  • LIVE event with proper COVID-19 Safety Protocols
  • Post-race grab and go food bag
  • Custom Finisher Certificate e-mailed
  • Electronic timing
  • Live text and email results as you finish (must opt-in when registering)

Virtual Event Includes

  • Complete your event and submit your results between:
    • The Big Run 5K - 8am, June 15th, and 9pm, June 18th
    • Summer in the City 8K - 8am, July 20th, and 9pm, July 23rd
    • Hot Summer Nights 5K - 8am, August 24th, and 9pm, August 27th
  • Race Medal (Series gets all 3 medals)
  • Insulated Cooler for Series
  • Koozie for Single races
  • Digital Bib
  • Custom Finisher Certificate e-mailed
  • Packet shipped to your address in the US.*For Race 1 or Series, You may go to packet pickup on June 14th and 15th, otherwise, your packet will be mailed the week of June 21st to the shipping address provided during registration
  • Online Results

   

The Medals for each Event                 The Series Cooler                    The Single Race Koozies

Is it a Koozie, or is it a Cozy?  Or is it just a can holder? Whatever you want to call it, it’s an ideal snug little insulator for whatever you want to keep hot or cold! Perfect for all your post run or race cans or bottles! Get one per race, featuring that race’s logo!

 

This insulated cooler jug is perfect for anyone who is outdoors working out on roads or trails! You’ll love being able to sip a nice cool recovery drink out of this 64 oz. sports bottle whenever it’s necessary! For series participants, featuring the run 585 series logo!

 

For $10 plus tax you can get the RUN585 Cotton Tee

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COVID-19 GUIDELINES
Due to the current COVID-19 global pandemic, we are taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of our staff, participants, and the general community.  As part of the registration process, everyone must sign and adhere to this COVID-19 section of the waiver - CLICK HERE to view - You will sign this as your register.

  1. Masks must be worn leading up to the start of your event and immediately following the finish of your event.
  2. All athletes are required to carry hydration with them while on course, there are no water stops
  3. Post-Race food will be prepackaged and in a bag. These will be handed out to you at the finish line upon completion of your event.
  4. Remain physically distant by a minimum of 6 feet at all times, and no congregating before or after your event.
  5. Packet pickup items will be pre-bagged and labeled with your name on them. There is no exchange of amenities available.
  6. Throw out any of your own trash, do not toss it on the ground for staff/volunteers/other athletes to clean up.
  7. There will not be an awards ceremony.  We will mail series awards within a few days after the final event is complete so we can compile results
  8. Results will be available online after the event
  9. Please check your email for specific race day and packet pickup COVID-19 Protocol
  10. No Spectators will be allowed
  11. Upon completion of the event, you must IMMEDIATELY exit the area.  You can not wait for other athletes as we must maintain capacity and social distance.
  12. Your start will be at your convenience (during the times listed below under Race Day Schedule) and any can happen when you are ready.
  13. Athletes will start one at a time with a few seconds between each start
  14. The course is on open pathway, so please stay alert and follow the rules of the road!  You are responsible to know the course as there won't be road marshals due to COVID-19 protocols.

By registering for this event you are acknowledging that the date, time, location, and distance of the race may be changed, switched to virtual, or canceled at any time as deemed necessary by the Race Directors due to circumstances beyond their control. In the event that any of these scenarios happens nor for any reason, there will be no refunds, transfers, or deferrals allowed unless otherwise stated.

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