If you would like to experience a Boilermaker race without committing to a 15K, the Carbone 5K Race is for you. Runners in the Carbone 5K event get to run the last 5 kilometers of the Boilermaker course and end at the F.X. Matt Brewing Company where the Price Chopper post race party begins!
Sunday, July 9, 2017
The Boilermaker Expo
Friday, July 7th, noon until 7:00 PM and Saturday, July 8th, 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM
*For those traveling from out of town, there will be packet pick-up available the day of the race from 6 to 6:45 a.m. at the start-line. Due to the excessive amount of runners, we urge those picking up on race day to arrive early.
Burrstone Road Bridge
Near York St.
Distance & Course:
The course is 5 kilometers (3.1 miles). Water stops will be available along the course. Runners must cross the finish line within a 45 minute timeframe.
Pre-Race Birnie Buses:
We have parking for the 5K. Runners can now use the west parking lot at ConMed on Chenango Road in Utica and then ride the shuttle to the 5K start.
Post Race Birnie Buses:
Free Birnie Bus service is available for 5K runners from the Post Race Party to the 5K starting line area. The Birnie Buses are located on Whitesboro Street at the rear of the Post Race Party. Buses will run after the completion of the 15K until 1:00 p.m.
The course is restricted to registered runners and official race personnel. Walkers, dogs, skateboards, in-line skates, roller skates, bicycles, and baby joggers/strollers are prohibited. We strongly discourage the use of headphones.