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Seniors Running and Walking Festival Training - Vestal Rail Trail

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The Seniors Running and Walking Festival is open to anyone age 55 or older.  Training begins Monday, July 10th with twice-a-week exercise and social gatherings, where we can walk, use a wheelchair, or run together.  Each gathering is followed by refreshments.  We conclude on Saturday, September 9th with a celebration of our health. 

  • Summer Training Program:  July 10 through September 4 (Mondays and Fridays only) at 6:30 PM
  • Race Day:  Saturday, Sept. 9th at 8:00 AM
  • Race Events:  1 mile or 5K (3.1 miles) on a flat, certified course
  • Awards Divisions:  Run, Walk or Wheelchair
  • Location:  Coal House Cafe at the Vestal Rail Trail
  • Fee:  $10.  Includes summer program, T-shirt, race registration, finisher's medal, awards, refreshments & more!

Thanks to our sponsors, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and Good Shepherd Communities!

To register online, visit  To request a registration form by mail, call the Office for Aging: 778-2411.