Karknocker 5K Race/Walk - 25th Annual

Sat September 3, 2022 East Rochester, NY 14445 US Directions

5k Run

$25 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 2, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT

5k Walk

$25 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 2, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
200 Woodbine Ave
East Rochester, NY US 14445

This is the 25th Annual event Co-Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce & M&T Bank and is open to the public. Race starts at 9:00AM on Saturday, September 3, 2022. Starts and ends at East Rochester School District campus, 200 Woodbine Ave.

Participant benefits:

  • Karknocker DriFit t-shirt  and medal for the first 300 registrants (To be eligible to receive an event t-shirt, registrations must be received by 5pm August 17, 2022.)
  • water at start, at mile markers, and after race     
  • open male and female prizes: $500 first place, $400 second, and $300 third, $200 4th, $100 5th place
  • Masters male and female prizes: $75 for 1st place
  • Course record male and female: $100

5 year age groups will be used for awards and will be awarded to the top 3 in each age group

Cost: $25.00, $30 on race day

Packet pickup info:

  • Friday, September 2nd 11a - 7p At Rochester Running Company (1387 Mt. Hope Ave) 
  • Saturday, (Race Day) 7:30am - 8:45am at East Rochester High School (Race location) 

Premier sponsor: M&T Bank, 
Secondary Sponsors: Lyons National Bank, Taylor the Builders

Additional sponsors: Annechino Law Firm, Balkan Motors LLC, Bell Mechanical Contractors, Colonial Fire Protection Systems, Dattilo & Wilson(Keystone Capital), Debbie Supply, ER Rotary Club, Family First Federal Credit Union, Flower City Dental, Glass Elegance, Hoselton Auto Mall, JD Computer Solutions, Keller Williams Realty (Bob Ruhland), Lattimore Physical Therapy, Leo’s Bakery & Deli, Lilac Family Dental, New Beginnings Church of Life, Parrone Engineering, Patio Enclosures, Peak Performance Physical Therapy, Rochester Magnet Company, Rose & Kiernan, Inc., Salvatore’s Old Fashioned Pizzeria, Techniplex Management/MCA Group, Town/Village of East Rochester, Wacky Buttons, Wegmans

Awards: Around 10:15am at the Finish Line 

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ROAD CLOSURES:  ERPD and volunteer road monitors will begin closing the course at 6:30 AM, and clear vehicle traffic from the course by 7:30 AM. Woodbine Avenue will be restricted to Local Traffic Only beginning at 8:00 AM and remain closed until the race is over.

RACE-DAY PARKING:  On-site parking at the school, site of ERFD Carnival, is extremely limited. Ample parking at the Techniplex Conference Center parking lot, 300 Main Street, via the East Chestnut Street or East Commercial Street entrance.  Distance is about ½ mile from registration, packet pickup and the start/finish line.


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