Maddie's Mark 5k

Sat September 28, 2019 Schenectady, NY US 12309 Directions

Maddie's Mark 5k Race

$35 10:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
180 spots left. Registration ends September 23, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Children's Run

$5 9:00AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
44 spots left. Registration ends September 23, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Family Walk

$45 10:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
17 spots left. Registration ends September 23, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT


The eighth  annual Maddie's Mark 5k will be held in Central Park Schenectady on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Join us for a fun day of activites, races and fun!  This year's events will include a timed USATF certified 5k run, 5k walk and family walk as well as a children's race. This is a b-tag timed race.   

Race Day Timeline

Race Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019
8:30 am - Packet pickup and day of registrations open
8:45 am - Warm up for Children's Run
9:00 am - Children's Race
9:30 am - Warm up for 5k race and Day of Registration closes
9:45 am - Packet pick up for pre-registered participants closes and National Anthem/announcements (please note that the packet pick up will close promptly at 9:45 am and all participants must clear the pavillion). 
10:00 am - 5k Run and Family 5k Walk . 
10:45 am - Awards

 Activities and Perks

  • Medals to all  participants!
  • Maddie's Mark Shirts to the first 200 registered in the individual race event (Family Walk and Children's Run will receive medals only). 


  • Top male and female 
  • Top male and female in 10 year age group awards.


  • 5k Race
  • 5k Walk
  • Childrens Race
  • Family Walk


  • Playground
  • Bounce House 
  • Face painting 
  • Zumba warmup

About Maddie's Mark

Madeline Musto, age five, an independent, kind and mature kindergartener was diagnosed with an inoperable brain stem tumor - known in the medical world as DIPG. On February 8, 2012, five days after her diagnosis, Madeline entered heaven so peacefully surrounded by her family and sisters. The Maddie's Mark Foundation was developed to provide Best Day Ever's to seriously and terminally ill children in the local area. All profit from this race goes directly to the Maddie's Mark Foundation.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

500 Iroquois Path
Schenectady, NY US 12309
Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.


This race is a USATF certified 5k race course #NY14124JG. 


Top male and female - wiill receive a prize

Top male and female in 10 year age group will receive a special prize.


Race Mail in Form

Our race day flyer to print off to share coming soon!

Medals for All Participants

Every participant who crosses the finish line receives a custom commerative Maddie's Mark medal. In addition, everyone who participates in the individual race event on September 28th (family walk and children's race excluded) will also receive a Maddie's Mark 5k shirt. Shirts are limited to the first 200 registrants and sizes can only be guaranteed for registrations by September 10th, 2019. 


Sponsor the Race

Our sponsors help us offset the costs associated with a race.  By sponsoring the Maddie's Mark 5k, you help us create a  Sponsors are featured on this registrations site, fliers (if submitted prior to August 31st), receive facebook and email blast mentions, race day fliers and more.  Over 300 people attend the event as well as hundreds are reached through our social media.  The Maddie's Mark Foundation is a non-for-profit, all volunteer run foundation.

Shirts for all Individual 5k Participants

All individuals participating in the individual 5k run/walk will receive a shirt.   Shirts and sizes are only guaranteed to everyone who registered prior to September 10, 2019. We will do our best to order extra shirts but we cannot always predict the turnout or registrations after the order date (thank you for your understanding :)