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Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend

Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend
The 38th Annual Wineglass Marathon showcased the very best of courage and strength. There no shortage of storylines of inspiration as to why people ran the Guthrie Wineglass Marathon and of course the spectators who stick around to cheer on their family and friends. The race is exemplary of triumph, determination, and grit. Those traits were visibly on display across... more

RACING THE DEER: Seneca White Deer, Inc. hosts 5K, 10K, and 13K runs and fall festival

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Seneca White Deer, Inc. are set to host their historical and unprecedented Run With the Deer 5k, 10k and 13.1 half marathon race series this Saturday, October 5 at the former Seneca Army Depot in Romulus. Runners will race the within bordered-fencing of the actual wildlife complex preserve where they may encounter the famed white white-tailed deer, which has been... more

Henderson calls Musselman sale ‘repulsive’

Henderson calls Musselman sale ‘repulsive’
Calling it “repulsive” and a “betrayal of the community,” the Musselman Triathlon founder is sounding off after the company that ran the event the last five years sold it to Ironman, a giant of the sport. “In my opinion, this is a sad day for Musselman and everything it stood for,” Jeff Henderson said in an email to the Finger... more

Musselman Triathlon returns to Geneva this weekend

Musselman Triathlon returns to Geneva this weekend
The sixteenth-annual Musselman Triathlon will be held this weekend, July 12 – 14, in Geneva, New York. The event is expected to bring over 1,300 participants to the area from across the U.S. and Canada. Musselman Weekend consists of four different races: the Musselman, a half-iron distance race held on Sunday; the mini-Mussel, a sprint distance triathlon on Saturday; the... more

Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again

Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again
The ninth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 340 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, was held Sunday, April 28. The event began in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, Schuyler County including Watkins Glen, and Seneca County, before returning to Geneva for a finish line celebration extravaganza.... more

2019 Seneca7 relay around Seneca Lake is set for Sunday (media guide)

2019 Seneca7 relay around Seneca Lake is set for Sunday (media guide)
The 2019 Seneca7 relay race will attract 2,380 runners from across Central and Upstate NY on this coming Sunday, April 28. This is the Seneca7’s ninth year. This year will feature 340 seven-member relay teams running a total of 77.7 miles around Seneca Lake. The event begins Sunday at 6 AM in downtown Geneva, with the start staged in waves... more

Mud, Sweat and Cheers set for Saturday in Ithaca

Mud, Sweat and Cheers set for Saturday in Ithaca
It’s that time of year again. Mud, Sweat and Cheers 7 is one of Ithaca’s most revered events, held in honor of one of Ithaca’s most beloved young men, and it will take place next Saturday, April 27. Terry Ciaschi, the facilities director at Island Health & Fitness, has been the driving force behind the event since its inception, and... more

Seneca7 will happen April 28th

Seneca7 will happen April 28th
The eighth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 344 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, will be held Sunday, April 28th. The event begins in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, Schuyler County including Watkins Glen, and Seneca County, before returning to Geneva for a finish line celebration... more

Heels Up for Healing 5K finishes big

Heels Up for Healing 5K finishes big
About 300 runners, walkers, and volunteers gathered at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital on Saturday, April 6 for the first annual Heels Up for Healing 5K race. The smash hit event raised close to $8,000 in support of bringing 3D Mammography to the hospital. One in eight women is diagnosed with breast cancer, and this revolutionary screening and diagnostic breast... more

WEBER THIS WEEK: Jennifer Harris of Thrive to Survive & the Middle Finger 5K (podcast)

WEBER THIS WEEK: Jennifer Harris of Thrive to Survive & the Middle Finger 5K (podcast)
Jennifer Harris is Vice-President of Thrive To Survive, an organization that works to help local residents afflicted with cancer with the logistical issues they face with daily life during their treatment. Their biggest fundraiser is the Middle Finger 5K race held annually in early May along the shore of Seneca Lake in Geneva. . more

Newark Turkey Day Race set for Thanksgiving Day in Newark

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The Newark Cross Country Booster Club will host its annual Turkey Day Race in Newark on Thursday, November 22nd at 9AM. Registration and check-in are at the Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Ave in Newark. The race features the traditional 5-mile course, run in reverse this year due to the construction on South Main Street in Newark. The booster... more

15th annual Musselman Triathlon results

The fifteenth-annual Musselman Triathlon was contested Sunday, July 15. The  race, consisting of a 1.2-mile swim, a 56-mile bike, and a 13.1-mile run, saw competitors come from  across the country and Canada. Awards were five-deep in the male and female categories: 5. 4:36:51 John Chambers 4. 4:26:32 Henry Tragle 3. 4:26:08 Jesse Vondracek 2. 4:22:15 Nathan Miller 1. 4:06:53 Nick... more

Two runners with area ties win Buffalo Marathon

Two runners with area ties were the top male and female finishers at the Buffalo Marathon on Sunday morning. Tim Chichester, a Mount Morris native who now lives in Hornell, Steuben County, was the top finisher in the men’s division with a time of 2:18:06. Laura Anderson of Rochester was the first woman to finish, with a time of 2:57:06.... more

RIGHT TO RUN: 3rd Annual Right to Run 19K & 5K race webcast (video)

The 3rd Annual Right to Run 19K and 5K race was held in Seneca Falls, NY on Saturday to benefit the National Women’s Hall of Fame and the Girls on the Run program. Hear from the winners of the men’s and women’s 5K and 19K winners, race director Heather Zellers, NWHOF Class of 2011 inductee Kathrine Switzer and more during... more

2,400 plus make chilly 77.7 mile relay around Seneca Lake on Sunday

The eighth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 348 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, was held Sunday, April 29. The event began in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, Schuyler County including Watkins Glen, and Seneca County, before returning to Geneva for a finish line celebration... more

SENECA7: 2,400+ athletes set to run around Seneca Lake in a 77.7-mile relay race Sunday

The eighth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 348 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, will be held this Sunday, April 29. The event begins in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, Schuyler County including Watkins Glen, and Seneca County, before returning to Geneva for a finish... more

Seneca7 relay around Seneca Lake set for Sunday (media guide)

On this coming Sunday, April 29th, the Finger Lakes will see 348 teams of seven runners each converge on Geneva, NY for a 77.7-mile relay. The Seneca7, now in its eighth year, will pass through Ontario, Yates, Schuyler, and Seneca Counties before finishing with a celebration on the banks of Seneca Lake on Sunday night. This year’s race filled to... more
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