Runner - 4 miles Biker - 12.4 miles 2 person Canoe - 2.5 miles
Runner - 4 miles Biker - 12.4 miles 1 person Kayak - 2.5 miles
Runner - 4 miles Biker - 12.4 miles Both must Canoe - 2.5 miles
New Category! Solo Division -
In response to interested racers, we are offering a Solo Division.
Run/Bike/Paddle (kayak, canoe, or paddleboard)
K-2 Team division
4 Person teams: Runner, Biker, and 2 Paddlers with a 2-Person Kayak.
Standup Paddleboard Division -
3 person Paddleboard Teams, no age groups.
The Great Race
... on the northern end of Owasco Lake. Join us as we renew Auburn's annual tradition of fun, competition, and celebration.
Hundreds of 2, 3, or 4 person teams begin with a runner (4 miles) who hands off to a biker (12.4 miles) who then hand off
to their kayaker 2 canoeists, or paddlebparder (2.5 miles).
Young or old, serious racers or beginners, compete for glory or the pursuit of fun and fitness.
Looking for a team?
Use our message board
Use it to make yourself available to join a team or
use it to find that last team member you need.
Kid's Fun Run
1 Mile - Finisher's ribbons for all
The Dave Schardt Memorial fun run starts along with the Great Race. No entry fee.
Don't forget the waiver!
Team captains: Remember that all members of your team need to sign!
All participants, families and guests are invited to join us after the race for the annual Great Race celebration. All participants and volunteers will be treated to lunch and liquid refreshments after the race. Additional food and beverages are available for guests and spectators. Feel free to enjoy the day at beautiful Emerson Park. A live band will be on stage providing fine entertainment.
Donate to the race
If you wish, you can make a tax deductible contribution to the Great Race here: