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TEAMS

The Firecracker4 road race has several team categories, including Open, USATF Adirondack Clubs, Military, Public Safety, Scholastic and Run Your Colors. Scroll down to see eligibility and awards for each of these categories. To join a current team, click here.

Notice: Team registrations, additions and changes will close at midnight July 2nd. No changes will be allowed after that time. For USATF teams, the declaration deadline is Thursday before the race at 5p.

TEAM AWARDS & ELIBILITY

Click on the segments below to see award and eligibility information for each category.

USATF Adirondack Club Team Championships
Eligibility

  • Must have valid USATF member ID
  • Must be USATF registered Adirondack Club
  • Student athletes are ineligible for these cash prize races per NCAA regulations

Scoring

  • Open Male
  • Open Female
  • Masters Male (40+)
  • Masters Female (40+)
  • Open Male Age Graded (50+)
  • Open Female Age Graded (50+)
  • Top 3 Male Teams and top 3 Female Teams  in each division will receive cash awards and USATF Medals (Gold, Silver and Bronze)
  • Up to 5 Male Team members but not less than 3 can be declared. The first 3 finishers score.
  • Awards are given to scoring team members only.
  • Up to 5 Female Team members but not less than 3 can be declared. The first 3 finishers score.
  • Awards are given to scoring team members only.

Awards

Teams 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Declare Score
Open Male $125 $75 $50 9 5
Open Female $125 $75 $50 7 4
Masters Male 40+ $125 $75 $50 5 3
Masters Female 40+ $125 $75 $50 7 4
Open Male Age Graded 50+ $125 $75 $50 5 3
Open Female Age Graded 50+ $125 $75 $50 5 3

Scholastic Team Championship 

  • Eligibility – Must be a Elementary, High School or College Student
  • Male teams and female Teams, No co-ed teams

Scoring

  • Up to 7 Team members but not less than 5 can be declared. The first 5 finishers score.

Awards

  • 1st, place team – Medals and Plaque
  • 2nd and 3rd place teams -Medals

Public Safety Team Championship

Eligibility

  • Must be active or retired member of Police, Fire or EMS
  • Team can be all male, all female or co-ed. Only one Team Award will be  be given for this category regardless of gender or composition

Scoring

  • Up to 5 Team members but not less than 3 can be declared. The first 3 finishers score.

Awards

  • 1st place team – Medals and Plaque
  • 2nd and 3rd place teams – Medals

Military Team Championship

Eligibility

  • Must be active, veteran or retired Military
  • Team can be all male, all female or co-ed. Only one Team Award will be  be given for this category regardless of gender or composition

Scoring

  • Up to 5 Team members but not less than 3 can be declared. The first 3 finishers score.

Awards

  • 1st place team – Medals and Plaque
  • 2nd and 3rd place teams – Medals

Run Your Colors Team Competition

  • Eligibility – Anyone that is registered can be on a team.
  • Team can be all Male, all Female or Co-ed. One team award will be given for this category regardless of gender or composition.
  • Organize a team from your workplace or a team of friends and family, anything goes!

Scoring 

  • The team with the most registered runners will win.
  • The team with the greatest age spread between youngest high school runner and alumni wins a special team photo

Awards

  • Trophy for top team and team picture on Firecracker4 website for one year.
  • 1st place team earns a $1000 donation to the not for profit organization of their choice
  • 2nd place team earns a $500 donation to the not for profit organization of their choice
  • 3rd place team earns a $250 donation to the not for profit organization of their choice

Note: Team captains must provide a team picture