The Boilermaker’s Erie Canal Races
The Boilermaker’s Erie Canal Races take place on SUNDAY, MAY 21, 2023 AT 8 AM – 11 AM EDT beginning at the Whiteboro High School located at 6000 Route 291, Marcy, NY 13403.
New Distance New Course!
Registration is still open! Distances include a 10-mile race, two-person 10-mile relay, and a 5K. This will be great training for the Boilermaker!
Sunday, May 21st, 2023.
10 Mile & 10-Mile Relay: 8:00am
Boilermaker Corporate Office, 805 Court Street, Utica, NY 13502
Friday, May 19, 2023 from 12:00 (noon) to 7:00pm
Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
Start & Finish Location:
Whitesboro High School, 6000 Route 291, Marcy, NY 13403
Distance & Course:
The race will begin on the Whitesboro High School track where runners will complete a partial lap before being led out onto the footpath adjacent to the high school. The path will lead to Paul Becker Road where runners will cross the pedestrian bridge over Route 49 before continuing onto the Canal Trail.
10-Mile runners will turn around just before the Harbor Point Lock and return on the trail to Whitesboro High School to finish on the track. 10-Mile Relay runners will complete their hand-off just before the Harbor Point Lock at the 5-mile mark.
5K runners will follow the same course as 10-mile runners. The halfway point will be clearly marked to direct runners back to the track.
The course is restricted to registered runners and official race personnel. Walkers, dogs, skateboards, in-line skates, roller skates, bicycles, and baby joggers/strollers are prohibited. We strongly discourage the use of headphones.
This is a tiered pricing event with limited capacities, so register early to save money and ensure your spot(s). Additional information and to register for the races please visit Erie Canal Races.