15th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge

Event Details

The 15th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge


Saturday, October 17, 2015

Saratoga Spa State Park

Columbia Pavilion

Proud to be a part of



Course Maps – Coming Soon!

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 1, 2015!

Rain or Shine

5K & 10K Walk/Run 9:30 AM

Kid’s 1 Mile Fun Run 10:45 AM

(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 2,000 Registrants

5K/10K Fees: $25 (by 10/1); $28 (by 10/14 – Online registration ends on 10/14 at 10am); $30 (10/15 to 6pm on 10/16—in person only)

Kids Fun Run Fees: $5 (12 & under)


(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


Limited parking available near registration & starting line, please plan accordingly. Parking map and shuttle information coming soon.

*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

Lead Season Sponsors: The Adirondack Trust Company Ketel One Vodka Relph Benefit Advisors

Featured Season Sponsors: Coca-Cola Stewart’s Shops

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:

Presenting Sponsor: MVP Health Care

Lead Sponsor:

Featured Sponsor:

Monster Sponsor:

Witch Sponsor:

Vampire Sponsor:

Pumpkin Sponsor:

Raffle Sponsor:

Mile Marker Sponsors:

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this event CLICK HERE

If you have questions, please contact Marissa Scally at 518.587.0723, ext. 1242 or email mscally@saratogabridges.org.

Pictures below were taken at the 14th Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge which was held last year.