This is a great family running event for people of all ability levels. The 5K course is a flat loop around scenic Rockland Lake, a perfect course for a family running together, a first time 5K runner, or the speediest 5K racer. Whether you want to set a personal best or just enjoy a jog around the lake this is the course for you.
The George Wodicka, Hook Half Marathon is a long standing community half marathon locally known for it’s challenging hill climb in the last few miles. This is a great race for runners looking to complete a half marathon or for experienced runners and trail runners. For the more competitive minded this can be a race to prove your hill climbing chops, The fastest male and female up the hill will be crowned King and Queen of the Hill and receive a special award.
There are ample spots along both courses for families to cheer on their runners and make this a great day out for everyone. Local Girl scout troops from Clarkstown will be managing the aid stations and any profits generated from race registration will go The Girl Scouts, West Nyack Service Unit building an organization working to build courage, confidence and character in girls who will make the world a better place. Girl Scouts is the preeminent leadership development organization for girls, offering girls a chance to practice a lifetime of leadership, adventure and success.
Start Times Half Marathon* – 8:00AM**; 5K Run– 8:00AM; Kids Run – 7:30AM
The George Wodicka Hook Half Marathon and 5K strives to be an inclusive event for runners of all types, regardless of race, religion, sex, gender or sexual orientation.