Saturday, September 30, 2023
Start Time: 08:00am
As part of Wineglass Weekend, the Storflex 5K is a family-friendly event that gives runners of all ages and skill levels the chance to participate.
The Storflex 5K is celebrating its 11th year running! This family-friendly 5K is a great warm-up event for anyone running the full or half marathon on Sunday. It's the second race (of three) for those participating in either the Riesling or Pinot Challenge. Runners will toe the start line for a flat, out-and-back course that starts and finishes near War Memorial Stadium at Corning Painted-Post High School. All finishers will receive a medal.
All participants will receive a runner bag and a long-sleeve tee as well as a finishers medal.
Age Group Awards = First, second and third-place finishers in the age groups listed below will receive an engraved mug. Awards are based on Gun Time. Age group awards will be presented beginning at 9:00 AM.
Age Groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Note: Awards will be mailed to you! Congratulations!
5K Course Records
Overall Female | Brooke Adams (NY) | 17:59 (2015)
Overall Male | Chris Cowan (NY) 15:57 (2014)
Masters Female | Sonia Bureau (QC) | 19:51 (2015)
Masters Male | Mike McManus (NY) | 15:57 (2015)
2022 Storflex 5K Schwag
All registered runners will receive a runner bag and a long-sleeve tee. All finishers will receive a medal.
Storflex 5K FAQs
The Storflex 5K starts at 8:00 am. The start line is on Corning Blvd near Aisne Street in Corning. Race day bib pickup is at the War Memorial Stadium starting at 6:30 am.
Yes, but all runners with strollers will start at the back of the pack.
There is plenty of parking at Corning-Painted Post High School, 201 Cantigney Street, Corning. Take a right off Corning Blvd onto Craumer Drive and follow the signs around the stadium to the high school parking lot. Parking is also available at the Corning YMCA and Corning Museum of Glass.
Yes, but the person must show verification - either a copy of the runner confirmation number or a signed letter from the runner indicating authorization to pick up - along with their ID.
No. Dogs are not allowed in the race.
Storflex 5K bibs can be picked up Friday, September 30 between 11AM -7PM at the Wineglass Expo at the Corning Museum of Glass or on race day between 6:30-7:45AM at the Corning Memorial Stadium. You may register for the 5K at the Expo on Friday, September 30 if spots are still available. There will be no race-day registration for the Storflex 5K.
The StorFlex 5K Course is a "Closed Course". No traffic is allowed on the course. All runners/walkers have 60 minutes to complete the 3.1 mile route. If anyone needs longer they maybe directed to move to the sidewalk by one of our bike volunteer or course marshal.