Grafton ‘Run for the Roses’ 5K
Registration is now open for the 29th annual ‘Run for the Roses’ 5K Foot Race to be held on Sunday, August 10, at Grafton Lakes State Park in Grafton, N.Y. The event benefits the Grafton Community Library, and includes a 2.5 mile Nature Walk at 8 a.m., and a Kids’ One Mile Fun Run at 10 a.m., in addition to the USATF sanctioned 5K race starting at 9 a.m.
The pre-registration deadline for reduced entry fee is August 5. The first 100 pre-registered 5K runners will receive a long sleeve T-shirt. Short sleeve tees given to all other pre-registered participants. All participants receive a free book and a rose. Register at finishright.com or download application from graftoncommunitylibrary.org. Race applications are also available at Grafton Lakes State Park Office, 518-279-1155, and at the Grafton Community Library at 2455 Route 2.