The 15th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Saratoga Spa State Park
Proud to be a part of
A GREAT COMMUNITY EVENT with 2,000 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 14, 2015 at 10am!
- Event held Rain or Shine
- 5K (Walk/Run) & 10K (Run) start together at 9:30 AM
- Kid’s 1 Mile Fun Run starts at 10:45 AM, however the park roads will be closed to traffic as the 5/10Kers will be on the course. Please arrive by 9AM.
- NO DAY OF Registration
- Race Limited to 2,000 Registrants
- Net Chip Timing from Albany Running Exchange
- Anyone with a 10 minute+ mile, pushing a stroller or wheelchair or riding in anything on wheels should be positioned at the back of the group of runners for safety reasons. Thank you for allowing us to continue to provide a safe environment for all.
5K/10K Fees: $25 (by 10/1); $28 (by 10/14 – Online registration ends on 10/14 at 10am);
$30 (by 10/16 at 6pm – in person)
Kids Fun Run Fees: $5 (12 & under)
TO REGISTER ONLINE CLICK HERE
(Online registration ends on 10/14 at 10am or when we reach 2,000 registrants;
service charge will apply)
OR Download & Print THIS FORM & Send to:
Saratoga Bridges Foundation, “Great Pumpkin Challenge”
16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Ballston Spa, NY 12020
*5 & 10K Course Maps*
The 2015 Course Maps can be downloaded HERE
Limited parking available near registration & starting line, please plan accordingly.
Parking map, shuttle and important arrival information.
*Packet Pick Up*
Friday, October 16 – Noon to 6pm at Saratoga Bridges Offices located at
16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Ballston Spa, NY
Day of from 7:30-9am 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.
Our sincere appreciation to our
2015 Season Sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor: Constance and Thomas D’Ambra
Associate Season Sponsors: The Bonadio Group Camoin Associates, Inc. Champlain Wealth Management Reinhardt D.A. Collins Companies O’Connell & Aronowitz Attorneys at Law Saratoga Casino & Raceway Tarella Financial Group
Special thanks to our
2015 Great Pumpkin Challenge Sponsors:
Lead Sponsor: Price Chopper
Featured Sponsor: Druthers
Monster Sponsors: BPAS The Fitzgibbons Family
Pumpkin Sponsor: W.B. Mason
Raffle Sponsors: Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course Albany’s Indoor Rock Gym Glimmerglass Opera Festival Maestro’s at the Van Dam Northshire Bookstore Okemo Mountain Resort Proctors Sacandaga Outdoor Center Saratoga Cycling Studio Saratoga Olive Oil Co. Saratoga Strike Zone The Fun Spot The Hyde Collection
Mile Marker Sponsors: Staples
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this event CLICK HERE
If you have questions, please contact Deanna Rizzo at 518.587.0723, ext. 1242 or email email@example.com.
Pictures below were taken at the 14th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge which was held on October 18, 2014.