Sun December 6, 2020 New York Mills, NY 13417 US Directions
Jingle Bell Rock Your RUN!
9 Clinton St
New York Mills, NY US 13417


December 6, 2020 

Come join us for the 4th Annual Utica Ugly Sweater 5K! The road course will start/finish at Pizza Boy's in NY Mills, NY. All race participants will receive a custom "Ugly Sweater" winter beanie, mittens and a jingle bell bracelet that will add to the "spirit and sound" of the this years event. All finishers also receive an Ugly Sweater 5K medal that doubles as an ornament and a food offering  at Pizza Boys as well as discounted beer offerings courtesy of Southern Tier Brewery Co.

The race event will be capped at 300.

Awards & Ugly Sweater Contest

There will be awards for overall winners M/F as well as age group awards. We ask that runners wear their favorite Ugly Sweater or Holiday costume, prizes will be awarded for "best in dress", most creative and most unique Ugly Sweaters and costumes.

5K Course Map Click HERE

Post Race Party 

After the race there will be a modified Ugly Sweater party at Pizza Boy's Restaurant including a free food offering for race participants. All participants are required to wear mask when moving about inside Pizza Boy's. There will be limitations on crowd size inside the restaurant. These issues will be addressed in future emails to participants.

Packet Pick Ups and In-person Registration

December 3rd:

4:00pm - 6:00pm- The Sneaker Store, 4490 Commercial Dr, New Hartford, NY 13413

December 6th (Race Day)

15-30 prior to you Time Slot at  Pizza Boy's, 9 Clinton St, New York Mills, NY 13417


Before you come to the event...

  • Know your start time that you registered for
  • Leave ample time to pick up bib & swag before your start
  • Bring your own hydration liquids and sanitizing wipes/hand sanitizer
  • Try to use a bathroom facility before you arrive
  • Please bring a face covering to wear

What to do when you get to the site…

  • Arrive at least 30 minutes before the start time you signed up for
  • Park in the designated area. There will be attendants directing you.
  • Wait at your car until 30 minutes prior to your start time. Please stretch and hydrate at your car.
  • 30 minutes before your start make your way to the Packet Pick Up

At the Packet Pick Up area…

  • Please wear a face covering
  • Get to PPU area not sooner than 20 min. prior to your start time.
  • You will get a custom hat, gloves and your BIB (do not forget to grab some pins).
  • After you have your swag, drop it off at your car and pin on your bib (on the front)

At the start line…

  • Make your way to the start line just before the start time.
  • Please wear a face covering and social distance until the race begins.
  • Once you start running and are apart from other runners you can remove your face covering

During the race…

  • There will be a 1 hydration stations with drinks poured.
  • We ask that you help yourself to a cup (we cannot hand them to you).
  • Garbage cans will be placed shortly after the stops.
  • If you are walking, please maintain a 6’ social distance with any other walkers or wear a face covering.

At the finish line...

  • Yay! you finished
  • Get your finisher medal!
  • Near the finish there will be water & Monster hydration drinks
  • Please maintain a social distance
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