Stars & Stripes VeteRun 5K & Kids Run Wild Races

Date: November 10, 2017

Length: 5K, Kids Run Wild Races

Start Time: 11:00am

Location: Stewart Lodge, Mendon Ponds Park (map)

Stars & Stripes VeteRun 5K, Kids Run Wild Races

A family-friendly event honoring our Veterans and Active Military.

Proceeds Support:
Honor Flight Rochester, Inc.


  • Chip Timing
  • Live results posted online
  • Live text and email results
  • Finish line video integrated into the results within the following week
  • Post-race food provided by Tom Wahl's
  • Military branch specific race bibs
  • Finisher Medals guaranteed to the first 450 registrants!
  • Premium blend cotton t-shirt to all those registered by 10/29/17, plus the next 150.
  • The Monster Energy team will be handing out complimentary drinks at the race

Registration/Packet Pickup

Distance  By October 15   October 16 - November 9   Race Day 
5K  $25 $30  $30
 5K Active Military/Veterans  $10  $10  $10
Kids Run Wild 1/4 Mile  FREE FREE  FREE
Kids Run Wild 1/2 Mile $10  $10 $12
Kids Run Wild 1 Mile $10  $10  $12

Packet Pickup

  • Thur, November 9 from 10am-7pm at Fleet Feet Sports @ The Armory:
    • ARMORY: 155 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14620
  • Race Day, Fri, November 10 beginning at 10am at Stewart Lodge 


5K Awards

  • Top 3 Overall Male/Female
  • Top 3 in the following age groups: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Over

Kids Run Wild Awards

  • All finishers receive a Kids Run Wild finisher medal

Race Day Schedule

9:30am - Registration Opens
11:00am - 5K Race Starts
11:45am - 1/4 Mile Kids Run Wild Race Start
11:50am - 1/2 Mile Kids Run Wild Race Start
12:00pm - 
Full Mile Kids Run Wild Race Start
12:15pm - Awards Ceremony


5K Course Map

Kids Run Wild races will be multiple loops and will take place in the field next to Stewart Lodge with the playground.


Parking is available within Mendon Ponds Park at the Beach Lot off of Douglas Road. Please do not park on the grass!

You can also park in the far lot (past ARHAUS) at the Culver Road Armory and carpool!

Click here to view a map of the park.



November 10, 2017 | Stewart Lodge, Mendon Ponds Park