Buffalo Bills Host 7th Annual 5K For Charity
The Buffalo Bills are hosting their 7th annual 50 Yard Finish 5K and Kids Run on Saturday, June 23rd at New Era Field. The 5K begins on Abbott Road directly in front of the stadium and will take runners on a certified course that includes a run thru the players' tunnel onto the field and ending at the 50-yard line.
After the 5K, the kids get their turn with a mile fun run that also finishes at the 50-yard line. The 5K begins at 9:00 am with the kids run starting at 10:30.
The first 1,200 to register get a race shirt, a souvenir finisher medal, and a post race celebration and awards ceremony featuring Billy Buffalo and special Bills guests. Spectators will be allowed inside New Era Field to cheer on the runners and take pictures. The scoreboard will show video of the runners as they cross the 50-yard line.
Registration is available online at Buffalo Bills 50-Yard Finish. The cost for the 5K is $40.00. The children’s fun mile is $15.00, including race day.
The event benefits the Buffalo Bills Foundation and the Buffalo Sports Commission Amateur Athletics Foundation.