Posted by Jim Goodspeed on Oct 28, 2018
The Rotary 5K Corporate Challenge is a run/walk held each year in mid-April at SUNY Adirondack. The course winds around the exterior of the campus, providing scenic views of the campus, as well as, surrounding mountains and countryside. Race registration is available at or by hard copy printable applications available on the club website at
Funds raised by this event go to charities each year designated by the Rotary Club Board of Directors. These funds assist the designated charities in carrying out their mission in our area.
This 3.1-mile health and wellness event kicks off race day at the SUNY Adirondack Student Center on Bay Road, Queensbury, NY at 8 am race packet pick up and race day registration. The race starts at 10am at the North end of the campus on Haviland Road. After the race, food, beverages, and raffles can be found back in the Student Center. The Rotary 5K Corporate Challenge finishes with awards in individual categories, team awards, and an award for the organization with the most participants crossing the finishing line.
The Rotary 5K Corporate Challenge course provides the opportunity for experienced runners to compete and test their running on this flat and fast course with one small hill at the start. The course also provides a good experience for new runners and walkers. Area companies and organizations often encourage employees and members to participate as a health and wellness activity that they can train for and build friendships in the process.
For information or questions, you can contact race Director Jim Goodspeed at [email protected]  or by phone at 518-321-8041.