Run Jimmy Run Charity Virtual 5K

Buffalo, NY

Run  Jimmy  Run  Charity  Virtual 5K

The Run Jimmy Run Charity 5K is going VIRTUAL for 2020!

Each runner can choose between a variety of 5K courses that will be provided, or you can create a course in your own neighborhood! The race can be completed on your own time between August 20-23, with regards to public safety and proper social distancing. You can also do a 1 mile walk/run!

Runners will receive an official Run Jimmy Run dry-fit t-shirt, access to our online platform in order to self-enter your finish time and plenty of free giveaways in your race packet. Get the whole famly involved through our 1Mile Fun Run/Walk! We will have a packet pickup at a date and location which is TBD.

Even though we aren't able to gather together in large groups, we can still come together as a community.

The Purpose of this race is to celebrate the life, accomplishments and charitable spirit of Mayor Jim Griffin through a fitness-oriented even designed for all ages.


Run any time between August 20-23rd
At your Choice of our certified 5K Courses, or in your own Neighborhood!
Our Course Selections Include:
*The Northtowns
*The Southtowns
*The City
***Or create your own 5K wherever you'd like!***
**Or do a 1 mile walk/run!**
You can enter your time manually on OR download the ITS Your Race App and have it time you as you run your 5K or a 1 mile walk/run.
(Both account and the app account must have the same email login)

Early Race Packet Pickup
Saturday, August 15th
11:30 am to 3 pm
Flying Bison Brewing Company
At the pickup we will be selling Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ dinners -
drive thru style!
Pre-Sale $10.00
Day of Packet Pickup $12.00

$25.00/person-includes online registration fee
*Official Run Jimmy Run Dry-Fit T-shirt
(must register by Friday, August 7 to guarantee shirt size)
*Access to our online platform to enter your finish time
*Race packet full of additional giveaways



For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities available, please contact
Riley Harris at the Alzheimer's Association
716-322-7528 or

When & Where

Aug 20, 2020 - Aug 23, 2020


5:00 AM

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