What’s the best part of Halloween? The trick or treating of course! And with that comes CANDY!! We all know that delicious candy can lurk around for months after the holiday, and as much as we love candy here at Woolx we’re also committed to Health and Fitness. In that spirit we kindly bring you a list of some Haunted Halloween Runs to burn off those empty candy calories and kick start your fitness routine! Lace up your shoes, put on your Woolx base layer, and let’s go!
The Run of the Dead 5K – Syracuse, NY – Saturday Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants wear a flag belt while running the obstacle course gauntlet and mud run, Zombies chase you trying to eat your brains (flags). If you lose all your flags you “die”! Registration is required at syracusesportsassociation.com.
Watch Your Flags!!
Hallowrun for Hunger, Oneida Shores Park in Brewerton. Proceeds for this run will go to the food bank of Central NY. Run through woods and over hills taking in the scenery. A kids race is available with no brain eating zombies. More Information can be found at http://www.hallowrun.com/
Monster Scramble 5K, Woodlawn Cemetery in Syracuse, NY. Proceeds from this race go to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in Upstate NY. Walk or run this, awards for best costume are presented after. Think this race is for you? Sign up at, http://www.monsterscramble.org/
Escape from Fright Nights at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY. Zombies, ghouls, ghosts and more will chase runners to the finish line on a 2.5-mile course sponsored by Fleet Feet Sports. Check out the map and sign up at http://www.fleetfeetsyracuse.com/events/escape-from-fright-night
Finger Lakes Halloween Fun Run at Geneva Community Center in Geneva, N.Y. 5k and kids run in costumes. The run benefits the Geneva Community Center and Family Counseling Service of the Finger Lakes. Follow details at http://www.fcsfl.org/Fundraisers.html
Trick or Trot
CRMC Hospital Aid Trick or Trot at JM McDonald Sports Complex in Cortland, N.Y. This too is a costume race. Choose from a 10K or 5K. CRMC Hospital Aid sponsors a number of programs that benefit new mothers and children of all ages. If this race is for you, check it out at http://crmchatrickortrot.org/.
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This list of great Halloween runs is sure to benefit you and the charity it’s sponsoring. So rest assure as you devour that third kit-kat, there’s a race for you to burn that off! And before you run out the door, check out the new colors at woolx.com. We might have that certain color you were looking for to complete your Halloween costume for your upcoming run! Have a Spooktacular Run!