Grand Island Kiwanis 5K Run/Walk

Grand Island, NY

GRAND ISLAND, NY: Beaver Island State Park
- Please join us on Sunday September 24, 2023 for the 3rd Annual Grand Island Kiwanis 5K Run! This beautiful and scenic 5K run/walk will take place entirely within Beaver Island State Park on park roadways, paths, and trails.


Beaver Island State Park
Packet Pickup will be at Shelter 2A - Located off main (largest) parking lot. Click Here to view the Plot-a-Route course map.

Online registration will remain open right up until the start of the race or until sold out. Packet pickup will take place from 7:30 am right up until the start of the race at 9:00 am. Your registration fee includes race bib/timing chip, music, and light food/snacks after the race. Race t-shirts guaranteed for those who register by 9/17/23. A small quantity of extra shirts will be ordered and distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis on race day until they are gone.

Grand Island Kiwanis 5K Run/Walk Registration
> $30/$35 on race day

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.

>Grand Island Kiwanis 5K Application & Waiver
>USATF Waiver (required)

Join our Presenting sponsor Steve Kopf with Edward Jones to help a great cause.  Click the "Sponsors" tab above to learn more.


After the race, participants will enjoy spectacular views of the Niagara River, Canada, music, snacks and more!

There will be plenty of free parking in the main lot at Beaver Island State Park

Trophies will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female finishers. Finisher medals will be presented to the first, second, and third place male and female runners in each of the following 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 Steven Kopf (Grand Island Kiwanis President) at 716-200-2503.

In the event of foul weather, public safety concerns, or for any other reason deemed necessary by race organizers (ex: state of emergency, shelter-in-place, limit on social gatherings, etc), we want runners to know up front that we are planning to convert this to a virtual 5K race. There will be no refunds.

Professional timing & 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
  • Scrolling Results TV Monitor

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

Sep 24, 2023


9:00 AM

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Grand Island, NY

Beaver Island State Park Shelter 2A

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