The ARC 5K Challenge was developed to raise awareness of intellectual and other developmental disabilities within our community. The run supports programs and services at Schenectady ARC.


We are all entitled to the same opportunities. Take up the challenge. Help spread our mission in the community.

The Schenectady ARC 5K Challenge will be held on Friday, August 7, 2015. The event is held in Central Park, Schenectady, NY. The run OFFICIAL start time is 6:30PM. Day of Registration will be available for $25. Runners, Walkers, Strollers and Wheelchairs are all welcome. The 5K race will be chip timed. Water & food will be available for race participants at the finish line. First Aid/water stations will be set-up on the courses. Medical personnel will be present throughout the race.

Individual($25) and Team Registration ($100 for first 4, Team must have min. 4) available.

Be Social

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