The Black Fly 5k

June 3, 2023



Join us for a fun run, walk, stroll, or roll to raise funds for St. Bernard's School! Grab some friends to form a team or challenge yourself to beat your best time. Casual or competitive, serious or silly, we hope everyone can participate in this healthy activity to help our school raise funds to continue to provide an excellent education at an affordable tuition. Our host, Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, provides the perfect backdrop to get some exercise in a wooded setting, then grab some grub and enjoy the after-race fun!

  • Registration begins at 9:00 at Dewey Mountain.
  • Race begins at 10:00 am with our more competitive racers leading the way.
  • Prizes will be awarded for the following categories:
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for age division (Elementary, Middle/High School, 19-45, Over 45)
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for most enthusiastic participants
  • Largest family participation
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for most leisurely participants

All participants will receive a custom design performance t-shirt! (While supplies last)

During registration, you will see the option for a Family Rate for a $10 discount for families of 4+ participants!

No matter whether you finish in 20 min or 2 hours, join us back at the Lodge for some fun after!

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A Division of the North Country Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 310 |  7061 Route 9 | Plattsburgh, NY 12901 USA