Run for Jon

Peru, NY

About this Event

The 33rd  Annual Run for Jon will take place on Saturday, August 26th at Forrence Orchards in Peru, NY.  The Run For Jon raises money to support the Jonathan Evans Memorial Fund, designed to help North Country families with expenses connected to the care and treatment of a sick child.

Please read all race information! 

This year, we will be holding 3 in person events.

5:00 PM - 1/2 mile fun run
5:20 PM - 1.25 mile walk
5:20PM  - 2.5 mile run

Registration and Packet Pickup

  • We will offer online registration for this race. There will be race-day registration starting at 3:30 PM until 4:45 PM.
  • Registration deadlines:
    • Registration and T-shirt order deadline: Friday, Aug. 25 at Midnight
  • Registration fees 
    • 2.5 Mile Race: $10
    • 1.25 Mile Walk $5
    • 1.2 Mile Fun Run $1
    • Shirt only: $20
  • Packet pick-up will be on Saturday, Aug. 26 from 3:30-4:45 PM (at Forrence Orchards, Mannix Road, Peru, NY 12972).


Race Start and Finish Areas

  • The start/finish take place at Forrence Orchards, Mannix Road, Peru, NY 12972

Results & Awards Ceremonies

  • There will be an award ceremony at the conclusion of the races.
  • Results will be posted online and emailed after the event.
  • Awards will be given in the following categories.
    • Overall Male/Female
    • Age group awards for top 3 males and females: 0-13,14-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60-69,70+


Schedule of Events: 

5:00 PM - 1/2 mile fun run
5:20 PM - 1.25 mile walk
5:20 PM  - 2.5 mile run


T-Shirts: unisex S, M, L, XL, XXL   

  • This year’s shirt will be a heather maroon shirt with grey and white lettering.




Timing and Finish line Services


Timing services provided by Underdog Race Timing.  Results will be available immediately after the race at: 



When & Where

Aug 26, 2023


5:00 PM

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