Running Around Rochester

Since 1958

 GRTC – The Organization

has approximately 380 members as of 2023, consisting of runners, walkers, athletes and fitness enthusiasts, encompassing a six-county region. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Freezeroo Series

A series of six winter races directed by GRTC, with the assistance of some of the local informal running groups.

RROY Series

The goal of the RROY Series is to recognize the top runners in Rochester area races, promote racing, and help build participation in area races

GRTC Ultras

A long-distance running race that is longer than a traditional marathon.


Track Clinic

Don’t miss out on a great training value. Sign up for the GRTC Spring Track Clinics and Workouts.

President’s Message

President’s Letter – 2/1/2024

GRTC PRESIDENT’S LETTER 2.1.24 2024 has gotten under way in earnest. The New Years Resolution 7.5-mile race at Mendon Ponds Park saw 218 finishers on a perfect winter running morning. The food and volunteers were both excellent and everyone enjoyed. The Pineway Ponds...


2023 Rochester Runner of the Year Results

Thank you to all of our race directors and runners who were part of the RROY this past year.  This is a list of our 2023 RROY race winners, and consistent club member winners as well.  Sixty-nine people, ages 19 to 76 won overall or age group prizes, with 16 GRRC club...