Saturday, October 20th at 10AM
Genesee Valley Park
Participant Guide!!!
Packet Pick Up Details

Thursday, October 18th 10am-7pm
Friday, October 19th 10am-7pm

RIDGEWAY (2522 Ridgeway Ave., Rochester, NY 14626)
ARMORY (155 Culver Rd. Rochester, NY 14620)

**You must pick up your packet at the location you signed up for when registering! To check what you selected or to pick a location follow the instructions HERE !

RACE DAY (Saturday, October 20th) packet pick up will begin at 8:30 under the registration tent.

Make sure to look at the back of your bib!!

This coupon is valid for Fleet Feet In-Store Purchases only! You must show your race bib at time of check out. Not valid on prior purchase or limited edition footwear. Discount may be used 1 time per race bib. Offer expires 11/12/2018!

Also in both Fleet Feet stores:
Up to 70% off shorts, tops, and sandals!!!

Feel free to pass this newsletter onto friends who want to still register

ROCtoberfest T-Shirt!

For those that chose to purchase a shirt at an additional cost when registering will receive them at packet pick up!

Event Location:
Genesee Valley Park near the Cricket Fields off of Hawthorne Dr. To get the exact location, click HERE to view the map!
Course Route:
The route begins and ends near the Cricket Fields in Genesee Valley Park. Majority of the course runs along the Genesee River, crossing over the bridges and sticking to the Genesee Valley River Trail.
 View the course route HERE !
Parking will be available along Hawthorne Dr and near Tupelo Shelter, Dogcreek Shelter, Hawthorne shelter, Red Creek Parking Lot, and Roundhouse shelter. Please see the highlighted areas below where available parking will be!
Your Bib is Very Important to the Event!!
Not only is your bib your timing chip for the 5K it also holds all your tabs to use at the post race party!!! On your bib you will find:

4 tabs to use on your 5 oz pours of your choice of beer
1 tab to use on your choice of food

For $10 you can purchase an additional 4 beer tabs under the Registration tent outside of the festival area!!
Limit to one per participant and CASH ONLY!!!

Brewery options:
Wood Kettle Brewery
Brindle Haus Brewery
K2 Brewery

Food options:
Waffles R Wild: Sausage waffle dogs or hot apple pie delight!
Murphy's Law: Soft pretzels and mustard
Roc City Sammich : Cheezey bacon fry!

****Make sure to bring your ID to the event or packet pick up so that you can get a wristband to verify your age!! You must have a wristband to consume alcohol at the event****


Check out the sweet swag you'll be receiving when you cross the finish line!

Awards will be given to the following individuals:

Overall Male & Female

Age Group 1st place Winners Male & Female in 10 year age groups (19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & up)

The Best "ROCtoberfest Themed" costume! i.e Traditional Bavarian dress, Oktoberfest dress. Best costume wins $25 Voucher to Fleet Feet.

Awards will be presented around 11:15am .

Time to give back!

This event has a unique fundraising option where participants can select the nonprofit organization of their choice to donate too! A variety of different organizations have created fundraise pages and through the event we have raised over $40K so far!! There is still time to donate!

Check out the different fundraising pages HERE and pick one, two, or multiple to donate to!

Seeking 10 More Volunteers
Know anyone interested in helping!

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