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    Bengal 5K Scholarship Run

    Register now:

    New this year, the Bengal 5K Scholarship Run will take place on Sunday, September 21 during Buffalo State College's Homecoming and Family Weekend. The race will start at 10 a.m. Register now!

    This year's race will feature a new USATF-certified course on Buffalo State College's campus, bib timing, awards, a great post-race party with food from Lloyd Taco Truck and music, and much more! A course map is available here.

    Photos from last year's Bengal 5K Scholarship Run are available on Flickr.

    This event supports two scholarships for Buffalo State College students: the Legacy Scholarship Fund and Military Service Scholarship. The Legacy Scholarship Fund is awarded to a student who is the child or grandchild of a Buffalo State graduate, and the Military Scholarship Fund is presented to a student who is currently serving or has prior service in any branch of the United States military.

    For information about volunteering or sponsorship opportunities, please email Katelyn Brickhouse, alumni events coordinator -

    Register now:

    Online registration has been extended until Saturday, September 20 at 5 p.m., and will cost $25 per runner. Registration is also being offered for $25 per runner (cash only) at packet pick-up on Thursday, September 18 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports (2290 Delaware Avenue in Buffalo), and on race day this Sunday from 8:30 – 9:45 a.m.

    5K Run Details:

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Race to start at 10 a.m. in front of the Buffalo State College Sports Arena, near Grant Street. View a campus map.

    Our new USA Track and Field-Certified course starts and finishes in front of the Buffalo State Sports Arena, looping around the campus and back.
    A course map is available here.

    Entry Fee:
    $20 pre-registered, $25 on race day.

    Online pre-registration ends at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 17. Registration will be offered at packet pick-up at Fleet Feet Sports on Thursday, September 18 for $25, and on race day from 8:30 – 9:45 a.m. Registration will be cash only!

    First 500 runners will receive t-shirts!

    All runners get access to the post-race party, including food, and non-alcoholic beverages. Post-race party food and drinks are available for guests of runners for $3 per person.

    Presented for overall male and female winner, top 3 finishers in each male and female age group, and first place male and female alumni winner. Bib timing will be provided by Score-This!!!

    Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick-up will be held on Thursday, September 18 at Fleet Feet Sports from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., and day-of-race from 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

    Contact Information

    Primary Contact

    Buffalo State Alumni Association
    1300 Elmwood Avenue
    319 Cleveland Hall
    Buffalo, NY 14222

    Date & Location

    Date: 9/21/2014
    Time: 10:00 AM
    Location: Starts and ends in front of the Sports Arena
    This event will be held at Buffalo State College, with the course starting and ending in front of the Sports Arena. View a campus map.

    Packet pick-up on Thursday, September 18 will be held at Fleet Feet Sports from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Fleet Feet Sports is located at 2290 Delaware Avenue in Buffalo. (It will also be held on race day from 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.)

    Cleveland Hall 319 | 1300 Elmwood Avenue | Buffalo, NY 14222
    voice: (716) 878-6001 or (800) 672-2722 | fax: (716) 878-6050