Because runners know the importance of proper preparation for a challenging race series, each race has partnered with a local pub for exciting pre- and post- nutritional and hydration needs. You're welcome.


Our 2016 race schedule:

March 5 - Parade Day Mile​

March 12 - St. Pat's 4 Miler

March 20 - 43rd Annual Forks XV 15K Run

May 15 - Beer and Beasts 8k

May 29 - Herald of Victory Marathon 

​July 9 - Parlor City 5k

August 7 - Kelly LaBare 5k

Earn official Empire Road Race Series Gear!


The more races in the series you participate in, the more free gear you get!

Earn free 2017 race registration!

Finish all 7 races to earn free registration to every race in 2017!

EARN free race registrations for 2017! 

​Come run the races you know you love and find some new ones while earning awards along the way!​  Finish all 7 and get free race registrations to every race in 2017!

Visions Federal Credit Union presents:

Can't Make all the races?


That's ok!  Think "5 to stay alive" or go whole hog and do the bonus race, too!  Multiple award levels and no cost to join the series, thanks to the generosity of Visions FCU!

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How fast do I have to be to join?


You have to be faster than the couch.  We're inviting runners of every shape and size to come out and have fun with us!

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Join us for a series of awesome races!

Who doesn't love some extra bling for getting out there and running races?  We know we do!  Run our races and get extra gear and awards just for running.  Our mission is to make running more fun for everyone and by doing so make our community healthier and stronger.  Beyond that, every single one of our races is benefiting the community in some way.