THE 6TH ANNUAL Summer Smith 5k Addiction Awareness Run

Saturday October 22, 2022

For Immediate Release:

The race will be held at The Crossings of Colonie located at 580 Albany Shaker Rd, Loudonville, NY 12211. Registration will open at 8:00am. The Memory Ceremony - Balloon Release will be at 9:00am. Start time for the run is 9:45am. A 1/4 mile kids fun run for ages 8 and under will be held at 9:30am preceding the main race. No payment is needed for the kids fun run, but registration should be completed. Warm Up Zumba will begin at 9:20am. Runners will start the event, followed by the walkers. After the completion of the run/walk, a children's fun run will occur separated by two age groups.

The first will be 6 and under, the second will be 7 to 12.

* Certified 5k Course * Runners/Walkers welcome * Pre and Post Race Water & Refreshments provided * Raffles * Awards by Gender and Age Group * Addiction and Recovery Vendor Fair * T-Shirts to the first 250 paid participants who register at * Children's Bounce House * Family Friendly * Friendly dogs may walk/run with owner but​ must stay on leash at all times * 50/50 Raffle

$250.00 Charity Donation awarded to The Top Fundraising Team

* Proceeds to benefit Schenectady YWCA The Addictions Care Center of Albany Friends of Recovery New York and the Capital District GRASP Chapter

Music will be provided by Uforia Entertainment with DJ Debonair.

Race Director: Kristin Hoin

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 12661 Albany, NY 12212