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3400 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
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Hours of Operation
M -F: 10am-9pm
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 12pm-5pm

      LILAC RUN


 

 

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Date, Time and Location

  • Sunday May 21, 2017 at Highland Park, Rochester, NY
  • 5K Race starts at 9 am
  • 10K Race starts at 10:15 am

Directions and Parking Information

  • Take I-90 to I-390 North;  Exit at East Henrietta Road, turn North (Right) on East Henrietta Road;  Continue North and bear Right at South Avenue;  Cross Elmwood and Highland Park is on the Right.
  • Free Parking will be available in the Goodman Street and Elmwood Avenue Festival lots until the start of the race. 

Race Amenities

  • Lilac T Shirts to the first 2000 registered participants
  • Post Race Food and Refreshments will be served near the finish line area.
  • Multiple on course aid stations

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Race Course

  • The 10K Course and the 5K Course will start and finish on Highland Avenue within Highland Park.  
  • Both courses are Certified to be Accurate by USA Track & Field

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Packet Pick Up Information

  • Available at Medved Running & Walking Outfitters (3400 Monroe Avenue) Friday May 19th from 10 am to 9 pm and Saturday May 20th from 10 am to 5 pm
  • Race Day Registration and Packet Pick Up will begin at 7 am in Highland Park


10K Awards

 

Total Prize Money for this year's race is $3400 to be distributed as follows:

  • 1st place:  $600
  • 2nd place:  $400
  • 3rd place:  $275
  • 4th place:  $150
  • 5th place:  $100
  • Masters (M/F 40+):  $125
  • Age Group Awards:  will be given to the top 10% in each age group

 

5K Awards

  • $100 for the overall Male and Female Winner
  • Customer Lilac Medals to all age group winners

 

Safety Information

  • Medical assistance will be on site and on the course
  • Bicycles, roller skates, roller blades, skateboards and dogs are prohibited

 

 

Volunteers Needed
 

Interested in helping out??  Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at rock.marathoner@gmail.com

 

Previous Lilac 10K Winners
Year Male Winner Time Female Winner Time
2016 Omar Boulama 30:55 Laurel Leone 35:00
2015 Kiplangat Tisia 29:56 Hannah Davidson 34:58
2014 Bernard Mwangi 30:17 Alice Kamunya 33:34
2013 Demesse Tefera 30:31 Hirut Beyene Guangul 34:49
2012 Kiplangat Tisia 30:20 Maegen Krifchin 34:22
2011 Kumsa Megersa 29:37 Salome Kosgei 35:47
2010 Jeff Eggleston 30:09 Salome Kosgei 33:44
2009 Joseph Ekuom 30:31 Maureen McCandless 33:41
2008 Alene Reta 31:08 Katie Danner-Aldridge 36:24
2007 Alene Reta 30:06 Pauline Githuka 34:45
2006 Nick Conway 31:00 Judy Johnson 37:22
2005 Tom Haxton 30:31 Judy Johnson 35:42
2004 David McCollam 31:10 Allison Carr 35:47
2003 Samuel Karanja 30:21 Heather Webster 36:55
2002 Daniel Kibungei 30:24 Heidi Swarts 37:05
2001 Todd Reeser 30:46 Monica Hostetler 34:49
2000 John Tuttle 30:19 Charlene Lyford 36:03
1999 Julius Gwako 29:59 Michelle King 34:51
1998 Todd Reeser 30:55 Vicki Mitchell 34:43
1997 L'Houssine Silba 29:09 Lloudmila Alexeef 33:50
1996 L'Houssine Silba 29:20 Stacey Prey Barkstrom 35:08
1995 L'Houssine Silba 29:31 Vicki Mitchell 33:48
1994 L'Houssine Silba 29:41 Patty Wiegand 33:52
1993 L'Houssine Silba 30:09 Vicki Mitchell 34:11
1992 Daniel Garrett 31:04 Anne Hare 35:30
1991 Scott Bagley 30:38 Anita Kelly 35:10
1990 Gerry O'Reilly 28:55 Kellie Cathey 33:09
1989 Chris Fox 29:07 Chris Huges-Pfitzinger 33:14
1988 Keith Brantley 28:56 Kellie Cathey 33:10
1987 Brian Ferrari 29:08 Kellie Cathey 33:47
1986 Bernie Prabucki 29:44 Julie Isphording 35:13
1985 John Tuttle 28:45 Chris Hughes 33:44
1984 Bruce Bickford 28:48 Chris Hughes 34:28
1983 Sosthenos Bitok 28:58 Nancy Miesczak 34:05
1982 Matt Centrowicz 29:08 Cindy Dalrymple 35:00
1981 Paul Stemmer 29:24 Barb Miller 36:36
1980 Steve Pulos 30:24 Trish Smith 36:53
1979 Bob Hanss 24:30 Barb Miller 27:23

 
 

Previous Lilac 5K Winners
Year Male Winner Time Female Winner Time
2016 Chad Byler 17:28 Andrea Meyer 20:00
2015 Jose Ramos 18:00 Amanda Dole 19:54
2014 Peter Francia 16:35 Christine Sprehe 18:06
2013 Nathanial Lowe 16:18 Andrea Newton 19:54
2012 Josh Guarino 15:29 Amanda Jinks 17:59
2011 Brandon Cowles 15:39 Amanda Jinks 18:02
2010 Steve Strelick 15:37 Katie DeRusso 18:39
2009 Steve Strelick 15:35 Amanda Jinks 19:19
2008 Steve Strelick 15:43 Amy Fakterowitz 19:30
2007 Wegene Degefa 15:50 Teri Wilson 18:20
2006 Wegene Degefa 16:14 Vanessa Martel 19:05
2005 Ryan Pauling 15:45 Brittany Lillie 21:01
2004 Matt Blodgett 17:18 Christina Keck 19:11

 

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