The 18th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Saratoga Spa State Park
Course & Parking Maps – available HERE!
A GREAT COMMUNITY EVENT with 1,500 walkers (5K), riders and runners participating. There will be abundant refreshments following the race and a raffle for all registered participants. Long-sleeve Moisture Wicking shirts & FREE raffle tickets to everyone who registers for our 5 & 10K by October 1, 2018!
Rain or Shine
5K & 10K Walk/Run 9:30 a.m.
Kid’s 1 Mile Fun Run 10:45 a.m. (Arrive early as you will not be allowed to drive on the course roads while the 5 & 10K are in progress)
NO DAY OF Registration
Race Limited to 1,500 Registrants
$25 (by 10/1)
$28 (by 10/10 – Online registration ends on 10/10 at 10 a.m.)
$30 (In person only after 10 a.m. on 10/10 and before 6 p.m. on 10/12)
Kids Fun Run Fees:
$10 (12 & under)
REGISTER ONLINE HERE
(Online registration ends on 10/10 at 10 a.m. or when we reach 1,500 registrants; service charge will apply.)
Saratoga Bridges Foundation, “Great Pumpkin Challenge”
16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Limited parking available near registration & starting line, please plan accordingly. Parking map and shuttle information – available HERE.
*Packet Pick Up*
Friday, October 12 – Noon to 6p.m. at Saratoga Bridges Offices located at 16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Ballston Spa, NY
or day of from 7:30-9a.m. at event.
Awards to overall male and female winners based on GUN time & to the top three finishers in each age group division in the 5K and 10K based on NET time (No duplications of awards) AGE GROUP DIVSIONS (5K & 10K):
14 & UNDER, 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 & OVER
All finishers in the Children’s Fun Run will receive an award and a goodie bag at the event.
Check out photos from last year’s event below! Photo credit – Greg Cuda
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Find out more HERE!
Our sincere appreciation to our 2018 Season Sponsors:
Presenting Season Sponsor: Constance & Thomas D’Ambra
Special thanks to our 2018 Great Pumpkin Challenge Sponsors:
Mile Marker Sponsors:
Media Sponsor: Saratoga Today
The Great Pumpkin Challenge Planning Committee
Race Director: Jane Mastaitis
Lena Benvenuto, Karen Callan, Marissa Cornell, Greg Cuda, Linda Fay, Kimberly Fowler, Diana Hartt, Renee Hicks, Sarah Ingraham, Tobias Kipp, Cathy Kukan, Breanna Miller, Lynn Muldery, Patty Paduano, Lisa Randall, Mark Sammler, Marissa Scally, Clark Spickerman, Patty Twigg, Jackie Wright
If you have any questions, please contact Breanna Miller at 518.587.0723, ext. 1255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.