sdajkOn May 3rd, 2013 Officer Frederick Garrasi III was killed in a tragic motorcycle accident. Freddy was only 24 at the time of his passing. In Freddy’s short 24 years he was a large part of his community and impacted so many people with his charming smile, hardworking attitude, and witty personality. June 21st, 2014 we will be holding the second annual F.G. III Memorial 5k run. All the money raised from the event will be placed into an annual scholarship fund.
The 7th Annual F.G. III Memorial 5K Run/Walk
On June 9, 2019 we will be holding The Seventh Annual F.G. III Memorial 5K run/walk located at Lake Erie Beach Firehall. All money raised from the event will be placed into an annual Scholarship Fund and two separate awards will be granted each year to graduating seniors at Lake Shore Central in honor of Freddy. These two awards include "The Patrolman Award" and "The Compassionate Mentor Award".
This is a family and kid friendly event.
There will be Balloons, Airbrush Tattoos
and other children activities to enjoy.
T-Shirt or Tank top
(sizes guaranteed by 5/24)
Post Race Party
Entrance into the post race beer tent for those runners 21+
$30 - ages 21+
$15 - under 21
Start Time: 10:15AM
Awards Ceremony: 11:30AM
After Party: Noon-3PM
Race Packet Pickup
Saturday, June 8th - 5pm-7pm
Sunday, June 9th - 8am-9:45am
Pavilion located behind the Lake Erie Fire Hall
Will be given to the 1st overall male and female runners as well as 1st 2nd and 3rd male and female finishers in the following age groups:
45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69 and 70+
Post Race Party:
Food/Drink, Beer/Wine, Balloons, Airbrush Tattoos and other children activities.
50/50 Raffle, Basket Raffle.
We will accept credit cards at the event!
Timing and Finish Line services provided by ITS Buffalo Time