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Sat October 22, 2022 Tonawanda, NY 14150 US Directions


5k Run

9:00AM EDT

Combo 1k & 5k

8:30AM EDT


After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, the 5th (annual) 5KAC Challenge is BACK!

Please join us on October 22, 2022 for a 5k Run & 1K Family Fun Run & Walk in the Town of Tonawanda, NY.

The event is being organized by Kenmore Alliance Church and the races will take place in the picturesque Elmlawn Memorial Park.

T-Shirts and sizes guaranteed for pre-registered runners by October 7, 2022

Finisher medals for the first 250 finishers of both races!

There will be terrific post-race festivities including awards & plenty of food at our newly expanded Church Campus!



10/21/2022 Pre-Registration Pricing

$25 for 5K 
$15 for 1K Family Run & Fun Walk
$35 for Combo 1K & 5K (one t-shirt)

10/22/22 Race Day Pricing
$30 for 5K 
$15 for 1K Family Fun Run & Walk
$40 for Combo 1K & 5K (one t-shirt)
Onsite registration begins at 7:30am


Elmlawn Memorial Park (entrance through Kenmore Alliance Church)
175 Bonnett Avenue
Tonawanda, NY US 14150

Start / Finish

Both the 5K Race and 1K Family Fun Run & Walk will start and finish in the Elmlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, which is located next to the church (south side).

USATF Certified 5K course NY16020JJ  <-- click for official map.

8:30 am  - 1K Family Fun Walk Start:
9:00 am - 5K Start:

(Please Note- The entrance to the Memorial Park (Race Course) is through the Kenmore Alliance Church Event Area Only at 175 Bonnett Avenue)

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.


Post Race

Please join us after the race for a post-race celebration that includes food, snacks, refreshments, music, and an awards ceremony. 


5K Race  
1st Place overall male and female
Top three male and female 5K finishers in each of the following age groups:  

19 and under | 20-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50-59 | 60-69 | 70 and older
Gold medals for 1st, silver for 2nd and bronze for 3rd place

1K Family Fun Run & Walk
Trophies will be presented to the Top Three male and youngsters aged 10 and under
10 - 12 male and female are eligible to a gold for 1st, silver for 2nd, and bronze 3rd medal

Beautifully detailed and handsome Finisher’s Medals  will be distributed as a memento and will be awarded to the first 250 people crossing the finish line.


Race Website

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