CNY Bread Run Half Marathon

Sunday, September 24, 2017 • Fabius, NY • Course Map

runsignup-blueSet for its 9th annual running this year through the streets of this small town in central New York State, Fabius’s CNY Bread Run Half Marathon, 5K & Fun Run takes runners along a 13.1-mile route that shows off the green, pastoral beauty of the prairies and meadows just outside Syracuse.

The race unfolds along a course that starts at the high school in the small town of Fabius and takes runners along the rolling rural country roads in and around the town

Organized as a memorial to local residents Albert Durkee and Michael Antil, the friends and business partners who helped build the local Durkee’s Bakery company together, the race takes runners through areas that experiencing the brilliant reds, oranges and yellows of fall as the leaves are turning near the peak of the fall foliage season.

The race usually draws more than 400 runners each year for both races combined, and their efforts are aided by many local volunteers who raised money for schools in their local areas.

A Sunday morning chapel service will also be held near the starting line for all participants who wish to attend worship services before the race (which starts with the fun run at 8:45 AM, followed by the half marathon at 9:30 AM), and there will be a post-race party for all finishers and their friends, family and other spectators.

Race Weather & Climate

Located near the geographic center of New York state, about a half-hour’s drive south from Syracuse and just over four hours’ northwest of New York City, Fabius typically its wettest month of the year in September, which has brought record temperatures here as low as 22°F (in 1973) and as high as 89°F (in 1991).

On race day (Sept. 18), the average low is 46ºF and the average high is 65ºF.

Past Results

Course Map

See the race route map for the CNY Bread Run Half Marathon here.

Starting Time

  • 8:45 – fun run
  • 9:30 – half marathon
  • 9:40 – 5K


  • $55 for the half marathon, if registered by July 31, 2016
  • $60 between August 1 – September 8
  • $65 between Sept. 9 – 16
  • $70 on the race weekend


To reserve your spot in the 2017 running of the CNY Bread Run Half Marathon & 5K, register online at here.


Official Race Website


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