Women’s Distance Festival 5K Run & Walk

Thursday, July 11, 2019 6:30 PM (GMT-4)

Event info
Sport: Running - road
Location: Ithaca, NY, United States
Registrations: 20
Registration closes: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 5:59 PM (GMT-4)
Organized by: Finger Lakes Runners Club
Event website: http://fingerlakesrunners.org/races/womens-distance-festival/
Event notes
ABOUT: Held in memory of race co-founder Diane Sherrer, the Women’s Distance Festival 5K celebrates women’s running with a women-only road race and walk. Mothers, daughters, sisters, and women partners run together along the scenic waterfront trail in Ithaca’s Stewart Park. Along with individual and age group awards, special awards will be given to the first mother/daughter, sister/sister, grandmother/granddaughter, and women partner teams. Men are welcome...as fans and volunteers.

WHERE: The race starts and finishes at Stewart Park in Ithaca, and will be run on the Waterfront Trail. Bib pickup and registration are at are at the small pavilion. There is plenty of free parking in the park.

WHEN: The race starts at 6:30 PM. Day-of-race registration and packet pick-up are at the small pavilion from 5:30 PM–6:15 PM.

FEES: $20 for pre-registration, $30 for day-of-race registration. FLRC members may deduct $5 only when pre-registering. Runners 18 and under may pre-register for free or register on the day of the race for $10. Women's technical fabric T-shirts are available for $10 for the first 75 entrants.

NOTES: Restrooms are available, but no changing facilities or showers. There will be one water station on the course. Post-race food and drink will be provided. Results will be announced at the race and will also be available at the FLRC Web site afterward. For remaining questions, contact race directors Suzanne Aigen (607-339-0377) or Denice Cassaro (607-256-0373).

POLICIES: No dogs or headphones. All runners must follow the directions of course marshals or risk being disqualified. Entry fees are non-refundable, even if the race is canceled because of an act of nature or mankind. This race is organized by the Finger Lakes Runners Club and insured by the Road Runners Club of America.
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I know that running a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and have trained properly. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official as to my ability to safely complete the event. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including, but not limited to, contact with runners, falls, the effects of the weather including humidity and temperature, road conditions including traf c and the actions of motorists and adjoining landowners whether unintentional or intentional, and conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release all sponsoring and affiliated parties including the FLRC officers, race directors and volunteers, City of Ithaca, Town of Ithaca, Road Runners Club of America, USATF, USATF Niagara, and their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event. I further grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings or other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. I also understand that all entry fees are non-refundable.
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