Boilermaker Registration Opens
Jan. 5, 2012
January 5, 2012 (Utica, NY) Runners can register for the Boilermaker Road Race on line beginning Saturday January 7th at boilermaker.com.
In 2011, the 15k race opened registration on January 8th and was sold out on May 14th.
The Boilermaker has announced a race cap for the 2012 race. The 15k race will be 14,000, an increase of 1,000 runners, over 2011 while the 5k will remain at 4,000.
On line registration fees for the 15k will remain at $35 with the 5k increasing from $20 to $25. The Three Mile Walk application will remain at $15. For the 2012 race there will no longer be a late registration fee traditionally imposed after May 30th.
A paper registration event will take place at the New Hartford Planet Fitness on Saturday January 7th from 8:00am until noon. While there will be a two dollar paper processing fee, everyone who registers will receive a prize. Only checks and cash can be accepted for the paper sign up.
At dusk there will be a fireworks display to celebrate the opening of Boilermaker registration and will launched from the P.J. Green parking lot located on Whitesboro St.
The 35th running of the Boilermaker Road Race will take place on Sunday July 8th.