Race Info

Start of the Bergen 5km

Early in the Race

RACE DAY
Saturday August 9th, 2014

RACE TIME
8:30 AM

RACE LOCATION                            
Hickory Park or 51 South Lake Ave, Bergen, NY 14416

DIRECTIONS
Bergen is located less than 20minutes west of Rochester by taking 490 West.  The Bergen Race is located less than 4mile  from Churchville, NY.

SANCTION
Event is Sanctioned by USATF

A group of Runners near the 1km mark

A group of Runners near the 1km mark during the 2013 Bergen 5km


REGISTRATION                  

Click Here To Register

FEES
by July 4th $18
July 5th – July 27th $20
July 28th – August 8th $25
Day Of Race $30

SPECIAL ENTRY
Raise $50 or more by getting Family and Friends to sponsor you and your entry fee is waived.  Click Here For Pledge Form

PACKET PICKUP  
August 8th from 10 am to 7pm at Medved or Race Day at Hickory Park, Bergen, NY.

TIMING SERVICE

Leone Timing

RROY SERIES
Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5km is the 7th race in the 2014 GRTC Rochester Runner Of The Year Series.

USATF NIAGARA CHAMPIONSHIPS
Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5km is hosting the 2014 USATF Niagara 5km Association Open & Masters Championships

 

2013 Bergen 5km Champion Mike Fout

2013 Bergen 5km Champion Mike Fout

Overall Male/Female Awards (Sponsored by USATF Niagara)
***Must be a current 2014 USATF Niagara Member to win Overall Awards**
1st – $500, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $150, 4th – $100, 5th – $75

Masters  Male/Female Awards (Sponsored by CIT NETWORK SOLUTIONS)
***Must be a current 2014 USATF Niagara Member to win Overall Masters Award**
1st – $150

USATF Niagara Time Bonus Awards (Sponsored by USATF Niagara)
$150 for any men who runs 14:50 or faster
$150 for any women who runs 17:00 or faster
$150 for any masters who age grade sat 89% or higher

USATF Niagara Men Team Awards (Sponsored by USATF Niagara)
1st – 500, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $150

USATF Niagara WomenTeam Awards (Sponsored by USATF Niagara)
1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $90

Bergen Resident Award (Sponsored by Local Businesses)
The 1st place male and female that resides in Bergen will receive a valuable prize package.

Byron Resident Award (Sponsored by Local Businesses)
The 1st place male and female that resides in Byron will receive a valuable prize package.

Youth Award
***Youth Award goes to male and female runners who are 17 years old or younger***

Top 50 Award
Finish in the top 50 and win award.

Event Record Bonus
Any male or female who establishes a new course record will receive a $200 Bonus. Men                         Linus Chumba                      2011                     14:24 Female                    Maegan Krifchin                  2013                     16:22

Bergen 5k Age Group Awards (Sponsored by Power Bar & Medved)
14 & U, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.

**Cash Award winners maybe subject to a Drug Test**
**All unclaimed Age Group & Top 50 Awards will become property of Bergen 5km** **Must be a current 2014 USATF Niagara member to win Overall Awards**

2013 USATF Niagara Open Men's Team Champions (Syracuse Chargers)

2013 USATF Niagara Open Men’s Team Champions   (Syracuse Chargers)

Contact Info

RACE DIRECTOR
Eric Boyce

EMAIL
bergen5k@yahoo.com

Course Info

Bergen 5km Video Course Preview

Bergen 5km Maps (Click To View Maps)

 Bergen 5k Map

Volunteering

If you have no interest in running or walking the Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5k and would still like to be apart of this event please contact the race director at bergen5k@yahoo.com to receive information about volunteering.

Bergen 5km Race Director with Rita & Joe Kuzma

Bergen 5km Race Director Eric Boyce with Rita & Joe Kuzma

The Bergen 5km Volunteers work hard ensure the safety of all the runners

The Bergen 5km Volunteers work hard to insure the safety of all the runners

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