Date: July 21, 2021
Length: 8K - HYBRID
Start Time: 4:30pm
Location: Genesee Waterways (map)
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
Virtual Event Includes
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
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 or any other scenario, there will be no refunds, transfers, or deferrals allowed unless otherwise stated.
|Big Run 5K||$32|
|Summer in the City 8K||$32|
|Hot Summer Night 5K||$32|
|Virtual Single Race||$22|
Packet Pickup will be
4:30pm - 5:30pm - Packet Pickup - this is not advised due to staffing constraints and to help reduce congregation.
4:30pm - 6:00pm - You can begin your race anytime between this time period. You must begin by 6PM.
Parking is available at the Roundhouse Shelter at Genesee Valley Park, off Moore Road. You can view a park map here. There is also parking available at the baseball field lot on Genesee St, click here to see this location
The Genesee Waterways Center is located in Genesee Valley Park near the City ice rink/outdoor pool.
The address is:
149 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, New York 14611
For more information on parking, check out the map here!
From the South
Get off at the Scottsville Road (NYS Rt. 383) exit which is on the southwest side of Monroe County. Travel north on Scottsville Road for about 2/3 mile and then bear right onto Elmwood Ave. Proceed ¼ mile on Elmwood Ave and turn right into Genesee Valley Park by the City ice arena/pool. Go another 400 feet until you see the GWC facilities (tan and green buildlings) and park in the designated areas.
From the East
Take 490 Westbound to 590 South. Get off the Elmwood Avenue Exit. Turn Right onto Elmwood. Stay on Elmwood about 3 miles. Its past Strong Hospital and U or R Campus
From the West
Take 490 Eastbound. Get off the Goodman Street Exit. Turn Right onto Goodman. Take Goodman to Elmwood Avenue. Turn Right onto Elmwood. Its past Strong Hospital and U or R Campus
July 21, 2021 | Genesee Waterways