GRTC

Running Around Rochester

Since 1958

GRTC – the organization

 has approximately 500 members, consisting of runners, walkers, athletes and fitness enthusiasts, encompassing an eight-county region.

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

Special Note from GRTC President Regarding COVID-19

Wow, what a difference a week makes. One week ago, I was actually planning on participating in the Running of The Green to kick off the RROY series. Today that race was shut down as are all public schools, colleges, restaurants, bars, theaters and all gathering areas....

News

Special Note from GRTC President Regarding COVID-19

Wow, what a difference a week makes. One week ago, I was actually planning on participating in the Running of The Green to kick off the RROY series. Today that race was shut down as are all public schools, colleges, restaurants, bars, theaters and all gathering areas....

Upcoming Events

Apr
8
Wed
Fleet Feet Dirt Cheap Trail Series, Race #1 @ Devil's Bathtub, Mendon Ponds Park
Apr 8 all-day

Join us for this super-cool, mid-week, low-key fun trail race series at different parks around Monroe County. There are 5 races offered from April-August. You can register for each race separately, or commit to the entire series. All of the races will have a wave start, with the first wave in each of the first five races being at 6:30pm.

Race 1 – Wed, April 8, 2020 – Mendon Ponds Park – Devil’s Bathtub
Race 2 – Wed, May 6, 2020 – Durand Eastman Park – Magnolia Shelter
Race 3 – Wed, June 10, 2020 – Lucien Morin Park
Race 4 – Wed, July 8, 2020 – Webster Park – Parkview Lodge
Race 5 – Wed, August 12, 2020 – Black Creek Park, Woodside Lodge

What Single Race Participants Get
Chip Timing by YellowJacket Racing
Plenty of post race food after the event
Door prizes after each race (must be present to win)
What Series Participants Get
(Series registrations must be completed Race #1, April 8, 2020)
5 crazy-fun races
Chip Timing by YellowJacket Racing
Plenty of post race food after each event
Door prizes after each race (must be present to win)
Overall and Age Group Awards given out for series scoring after the last race
Short Sleeve T-Shirt (unisex sizing)

Apr
18
Sat
Head For The Cure 5K _ Rochester @ Genesee Valley Park
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am
  • Brain Cancer Charity 5K run/Walk at the RoundHouse Shelter location at Genesee Valley Park. Family friendly, we will have kids races and every participant will receive a stech-shirt and medal for participating.