First Responder 5K in Black River this weekend

Black River First Responder 5K
Published: Aug. 1, 2023 at 10:21 AM EDT
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WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - Whether you’re a walker, jogger, or fast runner, the Black River First Responder 5K has a spot for you.

Race directors Monica Middleton and Zack Kitchen said there’s an age group to fit everyone.

Watch the video above for their interview on 7 News This Morning.

The race starts at 8 a.m. on Saturday, August 5, at Maple Street Park.

Early packet pickup is from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, August 4, at the Black River Ambulance Squad.

Registration is open at and on Facebook. You can also register the day of the race. You can call 513-687-5882 to find out more.

There will be breakfast for runners and volunteers at the American Legion after the race.