Our Lady of Czestochowa 5K Run & 1-Mile Fun Walk

North Tonawanda, NY

Please join us on Sunday, August 26, 2018 for the 6th Annual OLC 5K Run and 1-Mile Fun Walk in North Tonawanda. The event is being held in conjunction with the Annual Our Lady of Czestochowa Church Feast Day. 


The USATF certified 5K Course along with the certified 1 Mile Course are fast and flat and feature a great run through historic North Tonawanda. Both races will start and finish at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church.

Our Lady of Czestochowa Church
57 Center Avenue
North Tonawanda, NY 14120

Online registration will remain open until Saturday morning. Race day registration and packet pickup will take place just outside the church near the start/finish line from 9:30 am right up until the start of the race at 11a.m. Those wishing to pick up their race packet early can come Saturday from 3 to 5:30 p.m. to the Parish Hall, just across the street from the side entrance of the church.

  • 5K Early Bird Registration ........ $20 through May 31, 2018
  • 5K Open Registration .............. $25 (6/1/17 - 8/23/18)
  • 5K Late Registration ............... $27 (After 8/23/18)
  • 1M Fun Walk ........................ $16/$20 after 8/23/18
  • 1M Family of Four .................. $45 special offer through 8/23/18
* Each runner & walker will receive a participation packet, which includes an official 2018 OLC drawstring bag, food/beverage voucher (including pierogi!), raffle tickets and more!
* Non-runners are welcome to come and watch the race and stay for the festival!

There will be food, refreshments, adult beverages, raffles, activities for kids and more!

Just like last year ... we'll be offering the famous OLC pierogies to participants following the race! Other food options will also be available.

Plenty of free parking will be available at (or near) the church.

Gift Certificates and medals will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female finishers and medals will be presented to the top three male and female 5K runners in each of the following age groups:

14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and older.

For additional information on the race or to become a sponsor, please contact co-race director Tim Marren at (716) 361-6341.

Gun start/chip finish timing services using industry leading Jaguar Electronic RFID timing will be provided by Race Management Solutions. Results are updated throughout the race in real time and can be accessed at any time after crossing the finish line using any one of the following options:
  • FREE ITSYourRace Mobile App
  • RMS Race Results Kiosk/Printer
  • Scrolling Results TV Monitor(s)
  • ITSYourRace.com
  • RaceManagementSolutions.com

Race participants can also use the ITSYourRace platform to view and share finish line photos with family and friends for free on Facebook. Custom finisher certificates can also be downloaded from the results page at no charge!

When & Where

Aug 26, 2018


11:00 AM

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