RIPARIUS - The eighth annual Race the Train will be on Aug. 1 at 9 a.m. It is an 8.4 mile foot race along the wooded rolling hills of River Road , running parallel to the Hudson River and the Upper Hudson River Railroad.
At 8 am. the train departs the North Creek Depot bringing racers and spectators to the Riverside Station in Riparius. The race begins at 9 a.m. in Riparius on the Route 8 bridge; the finish line is in the hamlet of North Creek at the North Creek Depot. A one-mile family fun run begins immediately following the finish of Race the Train.
Registration forms are available on line at active.com or adirondackrunners.com For further information contact Gary Wilson at 494-2266, Jill Pederson at 792-6837 or Ann Arsenault at 251-2602.