Hero Rush - Western New York 2013

Saturday, June 8, 2013
Chestnut Ridge Park 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road Orchard ParkNY  14127
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Chestnut Ridge Park 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road Orchard ParkNY  14127

About This Activity

Hero Rush is the tough, crazy, fear-facing fun obstacle race with 4-5 miles of 17+ totally unique firefighter and hero themed obstacles, entertainment, food & drink, Kid';s Races and more. Get pumped for an awesome obstacle & adventure race perfect with friends & family, too. Named one of the Best Obstacle Races by Men';s Journal. Reviews, videos, photos and more at http://herorush.com/wny. Don';t just play in the mud, be a HERO!

343 Wave

Our 343 wave at 11am is dedicated to the firefighters lost on 9/11. Each runner wears a commemorative racers bib showing the name of one of these fallen heroes. The wave is an additional $10, which will be matched by Hero Rush and donated entirely to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Please consider selecting the 343 wave when signing up and support a great cause.

Teams Rock the Rush

Team registration is available and encouraged get your friends, co-workers, gym buds and more to join you in the Rush. Visit our teams FAQ at HeroRush.com for more information. Great benefits for Team Captains!


VIPs get special parking, express onsite check-in and bag check, specially-designed bib, $5 in EXTRA Hero Dinero AND a $5 donation to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation included. Add to your registration

For Kids - Family Friendly

Hero Rush has TWO great Kids races, a Mini-Rushers for 4-6 year olds and a Juniors Course for 7-13. The Mini is FREE and we provide complimentary plastic fire helmets! Our Juniors Course is just $20 and includes a Kids Medal and T-Shirt.

Event schedule and times

Registration Includes

  • Full Access to Hero Rush
  • Custom Runners Bib
  • Inferno Tour T-Shirt
  • Awesome Completion Medal
  • $5 Hero Dinero: Food, Drink & Swag

Wave Times & Info

Every 15-30 minutes, 9am-2pm

Must be at least 14 to participate


Fire, EMS, Police & Military

$5 Off With Valid ID

Spectators Are Free

Organizer Info

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Chestnut Ridge Park 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road Orchard ParkNY  14127
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