Sasha’s Superhero Run is a USATF certified event. The race will begin and end at the Tallmadge Park in the historic Mechanicville. The 5K run/walk will feature chip timing. The first 300 5K participants will receive a high-performance T-shirt. All 5K racers will be eligible for the overall and the age group awards. The kids races will be free of charge. All morning, there will be family-friendly entertainment, music, face painting, bouncy bounce, raffle, and post race food and refreshments.

Registration Fees

$28 – 5K run/walk (before 4/20/17). Register online or via mail-in registration. Day of the event registration will be $30. The kids’ fun run races are free.

5K Course

The 5K course is fast and flat and will loop through the residential streets of the historic Mechancville. This is a perfect course for setting a personal best or for a pleasant jog or a walk. The Start and Finish will be at the Tallmadge Park. There will be a water station located at at 1.1 & 1.9 miles.  For downloadable race course map, click here. 

5K Awards

Monetary prizes (gift certificates) will be awarded to the top 3 female and male finishers. Awards will be presented to the top 3 finishers in each age group category: under 12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 plus, and a wheelchair category.

Kids Race Course

Kids’ fun run will feature two distances: 100 yards for the little ones, and 1/4 mile for the kids a little older. We do not limit the age of kids races participants. Last year, most kids older than 11 had preferred participating in the 5K event. The top three finishers in each kids race distance will receive an award.  

Volunteer Information

Can’t run or walk the 5K? Please consider volunteering to help us make this race a top-notch event. Contact us.