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The Kinderhook Runners Club is proud to be sponsored by the Kinderhook Bank
The Kinderhook Runners Club  

Kinderhook Runners Club

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The Kinderhook Runners Club is proud to be sponsored by the Kinderhook Bank


Valatie Veteran's Day 5k

VALATIE VETERANS DAY RUN Tuesday, November 11, 2014 (Veterans Day). Let's see lots of KRC Red again this year!!! Time: Race day registration will begin at 9 AM. The 5K race will start at 10 AM, followed by a Veterans Memorial Ceremony at 11 AM. Awards will be handed out and the raffle drawing will be held after the Memorial Ceremony. Place: Glynn Square, Valatie, NY, on Church St., across from Glynn Elementary School Registration fee: $15.00 per entry ($20.00 on race day) Registration is also available at Registration forms available at First 150 entries receive a commemorative race shirt (sizes not guaranteed). All entries receive a raffle ticket for the post-race raffle (for gifts and gift certificates from various local businesses). Additional raffle tickets can be purchased on race day right up until the raffle. Must be present to win. The Course: Run will begin at Glynn Square and proceed up Church St. and north onto Route 203. A right onto Garrigan Rd. and a right on County Route 28A bringS the runners onto Main St. with a final right up Church St. (the only hill on the course) to the finish line. Other: All net proceeds from the run will benefit Boy Scout Troop 114, including their 2015 “Out West” trip. See our troop Facebook Site, and Facebook event page for details. Feel free to invite friends!

[Posted: 10/17/2014:Expires: 11/12/2014]

2014 Red Apple Run Results

Thanks you all for a great race this year! We appreciate your coming out to Columbia County for another great run!

... and a very special thanks to our many sponsors including Samascott's Orchards and Kinderhook Toyota for their exceptional support.

[Posted: 09/20/2014:Expires: 10/30/2014]

Kinderhook Runners Club

The Kinderhook Runners Club is a local organization formed to promote running in the Kinderhook NY area. The club was formed in January of 2009. As of July 2012, we have over 200 members, generally from the Columbia & Rensselaer County areas, but also from the NY Capital District, Boston, etc. Membership is open to everyone. We have two levels of membership, individual and family with annual dues of $20 and $25 respectively.

Care to join us? Here's a membership application.

Runners Clinic

April 16th through June 4th, every Wednesday at 6PM at Ichabod Crane High School Track: We offer an 8 week clinic for new and returning runners as well as for kids K to 5th grade.
New this year! Heart healthy Walk group So please come out and join us. It's free and no running experience needed.
Clinic FLYER

Saturday Morning Runs at 7:30 AM AND 9:00AM

We currently have group runs every Saturday morning. They begin at the Kinderhook Village Square.

The 7:00 run generally attracts the faster longer runners; the 9:00 run is new and for more casual runners. that run is a simple 3 miler run following the OK5K route.

The early runs vary each week. Most runs have optional distances from 3, 5, 9, and 12+ miles. The Run of the Week is published on this site in the Members Only section.
If you care to join us some Saturday email us at, and let us know how many will be coming. We'll give you the route, be there to welcome you, and set water out for you as well!

Sunday Walks and Runs 9:00 AM

Every Sunday morning members and non-members have a 3 mile walk or a 3-7 mile slow run.
The walks are a new addition to our weekly schedule. So come out to the village square and join us.

Wednesday Fun Runs at 6:00 PM

The runs are 3-5 miles over a Village loop. We meet in the Kinderhook Village Square. The pace is moderate to slow.
Come join us, anytime !

Social Events & Races

We sponsor a number of social events such as the annual Christmas party, and our the summer picnic, and the Autumn “Red Apple Trail Run� through the Samascott Orchards and fields.

More info?

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The Wednesday Evening Runs
There are free 3-5 miles runs every Wednesday night at 6PM from the Kinderhook Village Square. Join us!

Sunday Runs
Every Sunday at 9AM there is a slow 5K to 5 mile run/walk in the Village.
These runs are free and you don't need to be a member!
Join us !!!

Saturday Club Runs
Every Saturday morning, rain, shine snow, ice, ... there is a club run.
There are always different routes at different distances for different levels of ability.
Generally they start in the Village.
The long runs start at 7:30 AM; the short at 9AM
If you plan on running, please log on and then link here to Club Runs
Come out and join us some Saturday morning.

The KRC is for you!
Looking to get into shape?
Well, join our local running club, NOW!.
For a membership application go HERE .
Hey, over 180 of you neighbors have already joined.

Have a local event you would like advertised?
Email us and if it's appropriate, we'll post it.