Holley Rotary Jim Ferris Memorial 5K

Holley, NY

Please join us on Saturday June 1, 2024 for the Jim Ferris Memorial 5K being brought to you by the Holley Rotary Club. The 5K run is a time for family, friends, and the community to come together and honor the memory of a loved one taken too soon.
Ferris, who died at 53 on a morning run in 1994, grew up in a big family in Holley, New York. Lockport Union Sun & Journal News Article

The race will start at 9am sharp in front of Holley Elementary School. There will be one water station located near the midpoint of the race and bottled water at the finish. CLICK HERE for a printable version of the proposed course map.

Holley Elementary School
3800 North Main Street Rd.
Holley, NY 14470



Online registration will remain open right up until the start of the race. Packet pickup and race day registration will take place in front of Holley Elementary School beginning from 8am until 9am. All participants who register by May 20, 2024 are guaranteed to recieve an official race shirt in your requested size. A small quantity of extra shirts will be ordered and distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis until they are gone.

5K Run/Walk Registration
$25 / $30 on race day

Mail-in Registration Option
If you prefer to mail in your registration, please download both the race waiver and appropriate USATF liability waiver below and mail to the address shown. You must complete and mail BOTH waivers to the address shown on the waiver along with your check payable to Holley Rotary.

>Holley Rotary Jim Ferris Memorial 5K Application & Liability Waiver
>USATF Waiver (required)

Join us after the race as we celebrate together. There will be light food/snacks for all participants, music, and the awards ceremony immediately following the race.

There will be plenty of free parking at the school!

Custom trophies will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female 5K finishers. Custom age group awards (TBD) will be presented to the top 3 male and female runners in the following age groups:

Age Groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and older.

For additional information on the race or sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Shannon Brett at (585) 953-2611 or via email at sbrett121@yahoo.com.

There will be no refunds. In the event of foul weather, public safety concerns, or for any other reason deemed necessary by race organizers (ex: state of emergency, etc), we reserve the right to postpone/reschedule the event at our discretion or offer a virtual alternative if necessary. 

Professional timing and finish line services using industry leading Jaguar Electronic RFID timing will be provided by Race Management Solutions. Results are updated throughout the race in real time and can be accessed at any time after crossing the finish line using any one of the following options:

  • FREE ITSYourRace Mobile App
  • RMS Race Results Kiosk/Printer
  • ITSYourRace.com
  • RaceManagementSolutions.com

Race participants can also use the ITSYourRace platform to view and share finish line photos with family and friends for free on Facebook. Custom finisher certificates can also be downloaded from the results page at no charge!

When & Where

Jun 1, 2024


9:00 AM

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