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Bills to host 6th Annual 50 Yard Finish 5K and Kid’s Mile Run

Posted Jun 12, 2017

The Buffalo Bills will host the 6th Annual 50 Yard Finish 5K and Kids run on Saturday, June 24th at New Era Field. Fans are encouraged to register early and all proceeds go to charity.

The Buffalo Bills will host the 6th Annual 50 Yard Finish 5K and Kids run on Saturday, June 24th at New Era Field. The 5K portion of the event begins at 9:00 a.m. on a certified course that begins on Abbott Road in front of the stadium, and finishes through the player tunnel on the 50-yard line of the Bills field. Following the completion of the 5K, it’s the kids turn to finish at the 50 as a children’s fun mile begins at 10:30 a.m.

The first 1,200 registrants will receive a race shirt, a souvenir finisher medal, and will enjoy a postrace celebration and awards ceremony on the field featuring Billy Buffalo and special Bills guests. IMPACT Sports Performance will be part of the festivities as they will lead all runners in a prerace warmup at the start line.

Spectators are permitted in New Era Field to cheer on runners and take photographs. The scoreboard will also broadcast the race participants as they complete the 50 Yard Finish.

For fans who wish to participate in the race, registration is available online at buffalobills.com/50yardfinish. Registration for the 5K is $35 until June 22nd and is $40.00 thereafter, including any registrants on the morning of the race at the event. The children’s fun mile is $15.00, including race day.

Packet pickup and on-site registration will take place at the ADPRO Sports Training Center on Friday, June 23rd from 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 24th from 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Those participants who choose to come on Friday, June 23rd, will have the opportunity to tour the Buffalo Bills weight room located in the ADPRO Sports Training Center.

Whether you walk, run, or push a stroller, we encourage you to join us on the home field of the Buffalo Bills on June 24th for this fun and unique family-friendly run.  All proceeds will benefit the Buffalo Bills Foundation and the Buffalo Sports Commission Amateur Athletics Foundation.

For more information about the event, please visit www.buffalobills.com/50yardfinish.