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Boilermaker Road Race Conducting Erie Canal Half, Kids Run This Weekend

May. 17, 2018

The Boilermaker Road Race will be conducting the Erie Canal Half Marathon and Kids Run this weekend, inside and around the Adirondack Bank Center. A portion of the race proceeds will be donated to the Save of the Day Foundation. 
Below is an overview of the weekend's events:  
Saturday, May 19th

  • 2nd annual Erie Canal Kid's Run
  • Heats start at 10am
  • Parking available in the auditorium lot on Whitesboro Street
  • Held at A&P Master Images at 205 Water Street, Utica, NY 13502
  • This event is subject to cancellation by 4pm on Friday dependent upon the weather forecast  
  • Registration is closed

Sunday, May 20th   

  • Erie Canal Half, Relay & 5K
  • Limited parking for media will be available on Charles Street. Please arrive by 7:30am to avoid road closures in the area
  • Half Marathon & 2-person relay race, 8am start time
  • 5K Race, 8:15am start time
  • All events will start outside and finish inside the Adirondack Bank Center 
  • Post-Race Party, 8:30am – 12pm inside the Adirondack Bank Center


The Erie Canal Half Marathon, 5k, Two-person Relay and Kid's Run are official Boilermaker events.