The Oakwood Cemetery Board of Trustees in conjunction with the Troy September 11th Memorial Committee have created the inaugural first annual Run Through History 5K on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at 10am. Registration cost is $25 untill 10/18/13 11:59pm. Day of Registration cost will increase to $30. Pint Glasses will be provided to all pre-registered runners. Those registering on race day will receive Pint Glasses on a first-come first-served basis.
• The race will be conducted entirely within the boundaries of the breathtaking and historic grounds of Troy’s Oakwood Cemetery. • Runners will traverse a 5k route winding through famous local gravesites, mausoleums and monuments as well as trails over-looking the Hudson Valley. • The start and finish line will be held at the renowned Earl Chapman Chapel, which has been designated on the National Historic Registrar. • Proceeds from the race will be used to supplement funds for the continuing care and maintenance of the Oakwood Cemetery, as well as for final enhancements to the 9-11 Memorial situated in Lansingburgh at the 112th Street Memorial Park.