37th Annual Gazette Stockade-athon

Sunday, November 11, 2012 @ 9:00 AM (EST)
Schenectady's Central Park SchenectadyNY  12308
Sunday, November 11, 2012 @ 9:00 AM (EST)
Schenectady's Central Park SchenectadyNY  12308

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The Stockade-athon is popularly recognized as the “oldest major 15K road race” in the USA.

The 2012 Stockade-athon offers $3000 in cash prizes for USATF open athletes. $2000 cash prizes for masters and age-graded athletes.

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* Runner Perks:
Brooks L/S Technical Shirt to the first 900 men and 900 women who pre-register.
• Gender specific sizes available… first come first serve at packet pick-up
• Additional race clothing accessories for sale at discounted rates

Start Times:
15K: 9:00 AM
1 Mile Kids Run: 11:30 AM

No Day of Race Registration

Course Description:
The course starts and finishes in beautiful Central Park, Schenectady. The course leaves the park at 1.5 miles and follows city streets until reaching the historic Stockade district near the half-way point. The loop course returns to the park after touring Schenectady's revitalized downtown arts and entertainment district then taking a brief detour through Vale Cemetery before re-entering Central Park for a dramatic finish around Iroquois Lake.
A very fast course for 4-miles> Hill at 5.5 miles> Rolling terrain from 6.5 to 8 miles>flat thereafter. Visit website for course map.

15K: HMRRC or USATF Member - $25 until 10/1/12, $30 until 10/29/12 and $35 thereafter.
15K: Non Member - $30 until 10/29/12 and $35 thereafter.
1 Mile: Kids Run - $4
AGE 62 and up receive a $3.00 senior discount.
On-line Registration Closes Election Day 11/06/12 @ 6PM local time


"This course is awesome. The hills, the different parts of town, the cemetery, the loops around the park…really a great course, probably my favorite 15K; it felt like cross country on the roads." 2008 Champion Emory Mort

"This is a first class event! I am an avid older runner, back of the pack and love this race. Great food…talent galore!" On-line blog

Last Chance registration and early packet pick-up will be held Saturday, November 10th from 9:30am to 1:00PM at the Gazette newspapers Building at 2345 Maxon Road, Schenectady. Visit for more details.

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