Run 4 the Hills for First Responders benefits those that serve in EMS, Fire and Law Enforcement Agencies.
Welcome! Come join us for the 6th annual RUN 4 THE HILLS FOR FIRST RESPONDERS! - a 4 mile run/walk through the village of historic Sharon Springs, NY and surrounding countryside, benefiting Hero Fund America, Inc., our Duty Gear Challenge winners, and the Sharon Springs Rescue Squad. Hero Fund America supports education and training for first responders. Fire, Rescue and Law Enforcement Departments are welcome to participate in the Duty Gear Team Challenge (3 person minimum, in turnout/duty gear, present race day) and compete for Cash Prizes ($1,000 for EACH division -Fire, Rescue & Law Enforcement departments based on best overall team time) along with medals (1st, 2nd, 3rd place) for individual first responders in each division. New Balance will be offering 3 pairs of sneakers to the first male and female finishers, along with a drawing for the third. A Student plaque will be awarded to the school team with best overall time, and a Community Team plaque awarded to largest participating team (business or any group). We are also offering prizes for the top 3 fundraisers! Online registration closes at midnight, April 27th. Packet pickup/last minute registration (providing event has not sold out) will be held at the American Hotel, Main Street, Sharon Springs, NY on Friday, May 3 from 3-6pm. On race day, May 4, last minute registration and packet pickup will be available from 7:30-8:30am. Race start, 9:00am sharp at the American Hotel, Main Street, Sharon Springs, New York. All teams must register under Team Registration. USATF sanctioned.