Groton Labor Day 5K

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20th Annual Groton Labor Day 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

When: September 4, 2017

Where: Groton High School, 400 Peru Rd, Groton, NY

Race Day Schedule:
7:30-8:45 am Race Day Registration/Packet Pickup
9:00 am 1 Mile Fun Run
9:30 am 5K Race

Parking, restrooms and showers will be available near registration outside the high school gym. Post race refreshments.

Race Photo Race Photo

This race is sponsored by, and is a fund raiser for the Groton Varsity Cross Country Program. All proceeds benefit the Girls’ and Boys’ Cross Country Teams. Every year’s proceeds have helped fund trips to other competitions and to purchase team apparel.


Entry fee for those pre-registered prior to August 25 will be $14 for students and $18 for adults. The 1 mile Fun Run is free.

Registrations received after August 25 (September 1 online) and race day will be $20 for students and $25 for adults. Registrations not received by race day will be considered not sent and you will need to register on race day.

*** Team Discounts Available (5+ athletes ⇒ email Scott)
*** Fun run competitors can purchase a T-Shirt for $8 ⇒ Send order with application. Quantities are limited!

Register online at RunSignUp

Print a paper copy of the entry form PDF


The course follows village streets (2.5 miles), an old railroad bed (0.5 miles), and finishes on the high school track. Some flat terrain, with a few steady inclines and declines, and one short, steep hill just before the one mile mark.

Course Map

Interactive map and more route information at:


  • Ribbons to every finisher in both races
  • Top 3 and youngest in the Mile Fun Run
  • $25 gift certificate to top male and female in 5K
  • Plaque to top 3 male and female in 5K
  • Plaque to top Masters male & female in 5K
  • Medals to the top 3 in each age group:
    <15, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
  • T-shirts to first 100 entries received
Award Photos

Course Records

Overall Male:

  • 16:06 Stephen Getman (2000)

Masters Male:

  • 17:03 Adam Engst (2012) and Casey Carlstrom (2006)

Overall Female:

  • 18:46 Murphee Hayes (2006)

Masters Female:

  • 20:19 Charlene Lyford (2006)

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View best times by age - Female



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