Race Info

Start of the Bergen 5km

Early in the Race

RACE DAY
Saturday August 8th, 2015

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
Now till July 19th:  $20
July 20th – August 6th:  $25
August 7th:  $30
Day Of Race:  $35

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

TIMING SERVICE

Leone Timing

USATF NIAGARA CHAMPIONSHIPS
Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5km is hosting the 2015 USATF Niagara 5km Association

2014 USATF Niagara 5km Championships

RROY SERIES
Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5km is part of the 2015 GRTC Rochester Runner Of The Year Series.Open & Masters Championships.

rroy_2015

 

2013 Bergen 5km Champion Mike Fout

2013 Bergen 5km Champion Mike Fout

Overall Male/Female Awards
1st – $350, 2nd – $200, 3rd – $100

USATF Niagara Overall Male/Female Awards 

***Must be a current 2015 USATF Niagara Member to win Overall Awards**
***USATF Niagara Members Can win Both Overall & USATF Niagara Awards**
 1st – $400, 2nd – $250, 3rd – $150, 4th – $100, 5th – $75

Masters  Male/Female Awards
***Must be a current 2015 USATF Niagara Member to win Overall Masters Award**
1st – $150

USATF Niagara Time Bonus Awards 
$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
**Must be a Current 2015 USATF Niagara Club**
**Money is based on 5 scoring runners**
1st – $500, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $150

USATF Niagara WomenTeam Awards
**Must be a Current 2015 USATF Niagara Club***
**Money is based on 3 scoring runners**
1st – $300, 2nd – $180, 3rd – $90

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                    Hannah Davidson                2014                    16:01

Bergen 5k Age Group Awards 
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 2015 USATF Niagara member to win USATF Niagara 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 MapNY15128KL

Bergen 5km Elevation Profile


Bergen 5k NEW COURSE

 

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

Volunteers helping out at the Post Race Party

Volunteers helping out at the Post Race Party

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