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Walk-N-Roll/5K Run for Spina Bifida Presented by the Daily Gazette

Saturday September 5th, 2020

Schenectady, NY

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Join us on September 5, 2020 for our 10th annual Walk-N-Roll for Spina Bifida® and 3rd annual 5k Run for Spina Bifida in Central Park, Schenectady. This event raises critical funds, increases awareness of Spina Bifida, and celebrates the accomplishments of the 166,000 Americans living with Spina Bifida. The "Walk-N-Roll" name embodies a sense of inclusiveness and invokes the sense of empowerment which the Spina Bifida community embraces in all that it does. A belief in a better tomorrow is our vision and the steps taken in this walk and run represent steps on a path to realizing that dream. All proceeds remain local and are used for programs and services for people with Spina Bifida and their families. 

5K Event Details:

Registration: Through August 5th: $20. August 6th-September 4th @ 3:00PM: $25. Day of registration available at 7:15AM, $30. Offline forms available for registration. Online registrants subject to donor processing fees (thank you for making your full contribution to SBANENY!). Online registration ends Friday, September 4th at 3:00PM. 

Package Pick Up: Thomas E. Picnic Pavilion, Central Park, Schenectady, NY. Friday September 4th, 5:00PM-6:00PM and morning of. 

All registrants receive participant medals, day of race results, breakfast, refreshments. 

Pre-Event 5K Prep: 

STRAVA: Join SBANENY's new prep group through Strava, a social media and tracking app for active individuals!  https://www.strava.com/clubs/sbaneny-5k-prep-club-584763

Share your activities with others, discuss the upcoming race, and meet other individuals in the area.  Train your own way, or keep an eye out for upcoming planned events including a structured training program and preview runs of the course for those who have never run it before or want a little extra exercise.  Basic memberships through Strava are free and track all sorts of activities, including wheelchair use, and gather the information for you.  If you have any questions, please reach out to 5k committee member Josh Wickert ([email protected])

Walk-N-Roll and Friends & Family Picnic

Registration: Online: $5.00, subject to donor processing fees (thank you for making your full contribution to SBANENY!). Offline forms are available for registration and donation tracking. Day of registration available, same price, 9:00am-10:00am. Online registration ends Friday, September 4th at 3:00PM. 

The event is emceed by DJ Lou Roberts! Attendees receive breakfast, lunch, and ice cream with their registration. Morning Zumba and raffle tickets will be available. 

Contests!! Team Spirit, Individual who raises the most money, Team who raises the most money

Donations & Registrations considered towards contest prizes: Cut off Friday September 4th at 3:00PM. Day of donations and registrations accepted but not considered towards contest prizes. 

Incentives: Individuals who raise $100.00 receive a 2020 Walk-N-Roll shirt. 

Registration for both events: Through August 5th: $25.00; Through September 4th: $30.00; Day of: $35.00


  •   7:15am   5k Run Check-In and Registration

  •   8:00am   Race begins

  •   9:00am   Walk-N-Roll Registration/Check-In; Breakfast available

  • 10:00am   Welcome & Zumba

  • 10:30am   Walk-N-Roll Kick Off

  • 11:30am   Friends & Family picnic

  • 12:00pm   Contest Announcements

  • 12:30pm   Ice Cream and Raffles

  •   1:00pm   Event ends

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Start Location

Thomas E Isabella Picnic Pavilion, Schenectady, NY

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