Each Group’s Team Will Consist of:
4 Runners for the 5K Event
4 Runners for the Marathon Relay Team
2 Runners for the Half Marathon
1 Runner for the Full Marathon
Sign Up at the Fitness Center – 236-2101
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND – 23 & 24 MAY
Special Rate $20 Entry Fee
Includes Post-Race Party. Additional cost supported with Air Force Single Airman funds. Normally $35-$95 to enter depending on event. Open to current military members at Niagara Falls ARS.
How it Works
The over-all Buffalo Marathon Challenge winner will be decided by adding up the points earned in each of the four categories.
5K Event on Sat 23 May
Combined time of all 4 runners will formulate your group time. Group with lowest combined time receives 5 points for this category. Other groups will receive from 4 to 1 point based on order of finish
Marathon Team Relay on Sat 24 May
Winning Group decided by order of finish in Team Relay. Group with fastest Team Relay time receives 5 points for this category. Other Groups receive from 1 to 4 points based on order of finish.
Half Marathon on 24 May
Winning Group decided by combined time of the (2) Half Marathon Runners. Group with the lowest combined time receives 5 points for this category. Other Groups receive from 1 to 4 points based on combined time of their team.
Full Marathon on 24 May
Winning Group decided by the Marathoner with the fastest time. Group with the fastest Marathoner will receive 5 points for this category. Other Groups will receive from 1 to 4 points based on the time of their Marathon runner.
- Medals for the (4) person 5K Team with the best combined time
- Medal for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd fastest 5K times
- Medals for the (4) person Team Relay winner
- Medals for the (2) Half Marathoners with the best combined score
- Medals for 1st and 2nd best Half Marathon times
- Medal for the 1st and 2nd best Full Marathon times
- Large Team Trophy for Group who wins the over-all competition