This is the 7th year of the Running with the Angels race(s).
•The 10k route is very diverse and challenging – 1 mile cross-country, 3 miles on the Lehigh Valley Trail, and the rest on local roads.
•The 5k route is a friendly, flat road course through the quiet neighborhood around St. Peter’s.
•The 10K starts at 9:00 am and the 5K starts at 9:15 am
•Runners praise the great selection of food we offer after the race. This includes BBQ chicken, pizza, homemade soups, and much, much more.
•We honor a founder of the race by contributing proceeds to the Wendell Hercules Scholarship Fund, an annual award to graduating members of the Church moving on to college.
•Please come join us for great food, great people, and a great run.
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The Race with Grace 10K is a USA Track & Field certified road race (NY12131KL) that was established in 1991. Held on Thanksgiving morning at 9:00 AM, the race begins in front of First Bible Baptist Church on Manitou Road. Following a flat, fast course that encompasses Latta, Manitou, North Greece and Frisbee Hill Roads, the route finishes in the north parking lot of the church, adjacent to the main auditorium.
The entry fee includes a ¼ zip, long-sleeved tech pullover L/S to the first 200 registrants and long sleeve cotton tees to registrants 201-800. Sizes guaranteed if you register prior to November 1st. There will be plenty of food and refreshments, complete computerized race results available online, and if you are in the right place at the right time, a finishing photo. Awards are given to the top male and female finishers in the open masters (40+), veterans (50+) & seniors (60+) categories.
The race attracted more than 1,000 runners in recent years. In addition, it’s the last race of the Rochester Runner of the Year series.