Race Registration - Run the ’Burg
What: 5K Run / Walk
When: Saturday, June 3, 2017
Race starts at 11:00 am
Where: Through the streets of the beautiful Village of Hamburg...
Starting at JP Fitzgerald's
4236 Clark Street, Hamburg, NY
Registration for 2017 opens in March
Run the ’Burg for Autism is a 5K Run/Walk to be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in the Village of Hamburg, NY. The USATF/RRTC certified race course (#NY11101JG) winds through the heart of the Village of Hamburg, see map below. Pre-race registration and a post-race celebration will be held at J.P. Fitzgerald’s Restaurant located at 4236 Clark Street in Hamburg, just a few paces from the start and finish lines. The post-race celebration will include food, drink, live music and a supervised kid's zone throughout the afternoon for those participating in the Run/Walk or anyone else simply interested in supporting the cause. Each registered runner/walker will receive a disposable timing device with their race packet that corresponds to their race number. Free event parking is available at the Erie County Fairgrounds, Clark Street entrance.
Schedule of Events:
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at J.P. Fitzgerald’s Restaurant
• 8:00 am Registration/Packet Pickup
• 11:00 am Race Starts
• 11:30 am to 4:00 pm - Post race party and awards at J.P. Fitzgerald’s
Starting near the Clark Street/Buffalo Street/South Park Avenue Roundabout in the Village of Hamburg, the certified USATF/RRTC race course (#NY11101JG) winds through the heart of the Village of Hamburg. The race conveniently starts and finishes just paces away from J.P. Fitzgerald’s Restaurant on Clark Street, the host site for both pre-race registration and the post-race party celebration. This relatively flat race course is considered a fast track for competitive runners and a comfortable course for those just looking for the benefit of walking or running as part of a great day and greater cause.
(Q) When does registration open?
(A) Registration opens in March.
(Q) How can I register?
(A) There are 3 ways to register:
1. MAIL- You can download and mail your application with payment to:
PO Box 567
2. ONLINE- You can register online at itsbuffalotime.com.
3. AT J.P. Fitzgerald’s - Friday, June 2, 2017: 2:00-9:00 PM
4. RACE DAY- at J.P. Fitzgerald’s, 8:00-10:30 AM
(Q) Where can I get an application
(A) You can download the application on this web-site (Registation opens in March, 2017). Applications will also be available at J.P. Fitzgerald’s and Runners Roost in Orchard Park.
(Q) When does packet pick up and race day registration and begin?
(A) Packets may be picked up between 2:00 pm and 9:00 pm on Friday, June 2, 2017 at J.P. Fitzgerald's. Tickets for the gift basket silent auction will also be available with baksets displayed and browsing encouraged! On race day, packets will be available starting at 8:00 am at J.P. Fitzgerald's.
(Q) Where do I pick up my packet?
(A) At J.P. Fitzgerald's, 4236 Clark Street, Hamburg
Friday, June 3, 2016: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Race day - starting at 8:00 am
(Q) Can someone else pick up my packet?
(A) Yes, but the person picking up the packet(s) will need the participants name.
(Q) How can I pay for the race?
(A) Cash, check and credit card will be accepted the day of race. Credit/Debt cards will be the only means of payment on-line.
(Q) Can I use my own timing chip?
(A) No. Each registered runner/walker will receive a bib with timing device in their race packet that corresponds to their race number.
(Q) How many runners/walkers will receive a T-Shirt?
(A) The first 1500 registrants will receive a T-Shirt.
(Q) Are Strollers, Roller Blades, Bikes, or Animals allowed?
(A) Strollers are allowed, but roller blades, bikes and animals are not allowed.