HAGAMAN - The Fulmont Roadrunners Club's annual Winter Wimp foot race will be held snow or shine at 1 p.m. Jan. 12.
This will be the 27th running of the race, at which competitors may run 2.2 or 4.4 miles (one or two loops around the Hagaman course). The Hagaman Volunteer Fire Department will host the event, with registration at the firehouse at 126 S. Pawling St.
Awards will be presented to the first three finishers, male and female, in both the 2.2- and 4.4-mile races, and to the top three male and female finishers in the 4.4-miler in eight age divisions. There also will be raffle prizes and a special award for the first female finisher 60 years of age or older, honoring the memory of longtime Fulmont Roadrunner Kay Guere.
The first 200 runners to sign up are guaranteed gloves and a long-sleeve T-shirt. After the races, there will be soup, pizza, fruit, and hot and cold beverages for all runners and their guests.
Also, the Fulmont Roadrunners' annual cross-country runner of the year awards will be given to the top male and female high-school runners in Fulton and Montgomery counties.
Copies of the registration form may be downloaded from the club website at www.fmrrc.org They also are available from race director Rick Vertucci at 857-9025.
The pre-registration fee is $18 for members and $20 for non-members, with a portion of the proceeds going to the club's Dern Memorial Scholarship for college-committed high school runners in their senior years.
Race-day registration is $25 for all and will be permitted until 12:30 p.m.