Kopernik’s Race to the Stars


From Kopernik Ibservatory & Science Center:

Kopernik’s Race to the Stars

Fundraiser for Kopernik Observatory & Science Center  
Saturday, September 22 

5K race starts at 5:30 p.m. 

We are excited to announce our First Annual Race to the Stars, Saturday September 22, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m. 
Join us for this special 5K race through the hills surrounding the Observatory. We invite all to participate by sponsoring, donating, running or being a spectator and cheering your friends and family on! 
Race starts at Kopernik Observatory continuing on Underwood Rd. to Ridge Road and then back to the Observatory. This very scenic course is mild on hills with only a 153 foot elevation change. Great for all levels of runners.  Click on poster below for an overview.  

Race to the Stars Poster

Course Map

As the race finishes, stick around for some stargazing and learn about Kopernik’s educational programs, Upcoming Science Park, and other events. If clear, see a incredible planetary line-up with Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, Mars and the Moon creating a perfect line across the entire sky!    

Race Registration  
Registration for the 5K is $20 
 When registering after August 20, $5 is added to the registration fee. 
For more information click here 
 Online Registration   
 Registration Form  
We look forward to seeing you at this race with star power! 

How can I help with this event?
There are a variety of ways that you can help us make this a successful fundraising event. Thank you for considering  the following:

Buy an ad in our Race booklet – Deadline August 22
Call Roy Williams at (607)748-3685 X 315

Donate via Paypal  or send a check to:

Race to the Stars
Kopernik Observatory
698 Underwood Rd. 
Vestal, NY 13850

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