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October 3rd, 2021

Registration Opens in July!


Contact us via email or
call (607) 432-8068.

10K Race

Lead Sponsor: NYCM, Country Club Auto Group

The Pit Run is a challenging 6.2 miles though the scenic autumn hills of Oneonta, New York. The 10K USATF-certified course begins on the Main Street bridge between Market and River streets, passing through the State University of New York at Oneonta and ending at Neahwa Park. Mile splits and water stations provided.

The race includes a one-mile climb up through the SUNY Oneonta campus, and a corresponding downhill passing Hartwick College. This is a challenging course, attracting runners from all over the state. We look forward to seeing you there!

When: Sunday October 3, 2021, race starts promptly at 10:45 a.m. Line up begins at 10:25 a.m.
Where: Neahwa Park, Oneonta, NY 13820

Entry Fees: 

10K Road Race is $33 online, $37 mail-in. Day of Race registration fee is $40.

Early entry fee includes long-sleeve T-Shirt (for the first 600 10K registrants) and post-race Brooks' Barbecue Chicken!

  • Runners will be able to know their time minutes after the race.
  • Race day registration available from 8:00 a.m. until 10:15 a.m.

*T-shirts not guaranteed for day-of-race entries.  Restroom facilities available at Neahwa Park.

**No Baby Strollers or In-Line Skates or bikes are allowed in the 10k Race!


Cash Prizes

  • $5001st Place Open Division (Male)

  • $5001st Place Open Division (Female)

  • $3002nd Place Open Division

  • $1003rd Place Open Division 


$200Course Record Open Div. Male & Female

  • $50Course Record Age Group Male & Female
  • Medals to 1st 2nd & 3rd in Each Age Group

Additional Awards

  • 1st Male & Female from NY State Police
  • 1st Male & Female from Other Law Enforcement


  • 14 & under
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70 & over

Race Map

race_marker_start.png Starting Point

race_marker_start.png Mile Markers

race_marker_finish.png Finishing Point



For a more detailed course map click here.