Father's Day 5K - Lockport, NY

Lockport, NY

Please join us on Sunday June 16, 2023 for 2nd Annual Father's Day 5K in Lockport! The race is being organized by John Ross of Ross Rental to raise funds for Camp Happiness. Come out and enjoy the day with family and friends as we celebrate Father's Day with a 5K run/walk.

The race will start and finish at Day Road Park in the Town of Lockport. The proposed course (shown below) will take runners through area neighborhoods and back to the park. Start time is set for am sharp. There will be one water stop located near the mid point at Ross Rental and bottled water will be provided at the finish line.

Day Road Park
5014 Day Road
Lockport, New York 14094


Online registration will remain open right up until the start of the race. Packet pickup and race day registration will take place at Santa's Christmas Cottage inside Day Road Park near the finish line from 8:00am right up until the start of the race at 9:00am. There will be light snacks after the race (fruit, yogurt, granola bars, etc) and bottled water at the finish.

5K Run/Walk Registration
$25 through May 31st then $30 through race day

*All participants who register by June 9th will be guaranteed to receive an official Father's Day 5K t-shirt in their requested size! A small quantity of extra shirts will be ordered and distributed on a first come-first serve basis until they are gone.

Santa's Christmas Cottage at Day Road Park

Mail-in Registration Option
If you prefer to mail in your registration, please download both the race waiver and appropriate USATF liability waiver below and mail to the address shown. You must complete and mail BOTH waivers to the address shown on the waiver along with your check payable to iRunWNY.

>Father's Day 5K Application & Liability Waiver
>USATF Waiver (required)

Race organizers will provide light snacks after the race along with bottled water at the finish line. There will be music at the finish line and a post race awards ceremony.

There will be plenty of free parking at Day Road Park!

Trophies will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female 5K runners. In addition, an age group gift will be presented to the top three male and female runners as outlined below.

Age Groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and older.

For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities available, please contact John Ross at jcrossrental@gmail.com or 716-622-9859.

There will be no refunds. In the event of foul weather, public safety concerns, or for any other reason deemed necessary by race organizers (ex: state of emergency, etc), we reserve the right to postpone/reschedule the event at our discretion or offer a virtual alternative if necessary. 

Professional timing and finish line 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
  • 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!

This event is being brought to you by Ross Rental in cooperation with iRun WNY Inc.


When & Where

Jun 16, 2024


9:00 AM

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Proceeds form the race will benefit Kamp Happiness in Lockport. The camp offers overnight, day, and first experience camp options, YMCA Camp Happiness provides children and youth with an opportunity to experience camp life, develop essential skills, and make lifelong friends. Situated on Lake Ontario in Barker, NY, Camp Happiness boasts more than 50 acres of land filled with adventures and scenic beauty for every camper to explore. Whether it’s mastering aim on the archery range, scaling the climbing tower, swimming, being challenged on the high or low ropes courses, hiking down wooded trails, or singing by the campfire, summer at Camp Happiness provides the ideal camp experience. 

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