Baldwin: A Run For Their Life

To benefit the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund of CNY
and support grants awarded to Upstate Medical University's Breast Cancer Research Program

REGISTER ONLINE NOW! External Icon - directions below


Join Team Upstate for the annual "A Run for Their Life" - the only breast cancer run held in Syracuse whose proceeds go directly to Upstate Medical University.

Young and old of all ages and abilities are welcomed to participate in the 5k walk/run and 1.5k victory walk.

The 15k run will proceed North on Gillie Brook Road, then east on Canal Road following through to Breed Road through to Ike Dixon Road. South on Ike Dixon Road to an area before the school, then double back to Bitters Road, onto Bennett's Corners Road and then east back to Gillie Brook Road and the finish line at Gillie Lake.

The course is certified for accuracy.

Team Upstate was the top team in 2011, 2013 and 2014.


Saturday, October 3, 2015

7 am - 8:15 am - event day registration (not necessary if you pre-registered online or turned in a completed paper registration to any Upstate Team Captain)
8:40 am - Team Upstate group photo at the Upstate tent
9:15 am - 15K run, 5K run, 5K walk

(1.5K Victory Walk will start immediately after)


Events begin at Gillie Lake Veterans Memorial Park, Camillus, New York

Course Maps

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15K map External Icon

Free Parking!

Parking can be accessed at Camillus Middle School - 5525 Ike Dixon Rd. Camilus, New York
Buses will be running every ten minutes starting at 6:45 from Camillus Middle School to Gillie Lake.

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Registration Fee*

$35 - All Upstate pre-registrations (online and paper reg), $40 on day of race
$20 - Students

*Employees, students, their friends and families who register for any Upstate team (at the $35 or $20 student rate) qualify for a long-sleeved Team Upstate tech shirt and a Baldwin shirt!

Grey Team Upstate long-sleeved tech shirt available in size S - 3XL

New this year: 1.5K Victory Walk - $35 - for persons who may want to contribute in raising funds, but who may not be able to run or walk a significant distance. This race is designed for participants who utilize wheel chair assistance. Participants with strollers or those who may want to walk less than a mile are also welcome.

How to Register for Team Upstate - and reserve your Team Upstate shirt

  1. Online - click here to REGISTER ONLINE External Icon 
    • click on 'Register Here' (you are on the Team Upstate page)
    • click 'I agree' to Waiver/Agreement
    • you may choose to "Start a Team', 'Join a Team', 'Join as an Individual', 'Register Multiple People', or 'Register Family'
      • if you choose to start a team under Team Upstate, click on 'New Team Under Group" and select Upstate Medical University from drop down menu and enter your 'team name' (ie: Cardiology, Pharmacy, etc) - goals are optional
    • be sure to check the next box so your team is searchable - it says 'Display icon in Team Listing notifying site visitors that you are looking for Team Members.
    • hit continue
    • on next screen - If you are completing this form for yourself and have participated in the past, click here to login and autofill this form.
    • or you can create a username and password
    • hit continue complete the registration process and you will receive a confirmation and opportunity to press 'CONTINUE' to login to your event headquarters, send emails and track your process.
  2. Pick up a paper registration form - from any Team Captain (listed below) or at on-site registrations:
    • Downtown Campus: Tues. 9/22, noon - 1 pm - UH 2nd floor lobby
    • Community Campus: Weds. 9/23, noon - 1 pm - cafeteria
  3. Download REGISTRATION FORM PDF Icon  and give to any Team Captain with payment by Sept. 8 to guarantee your Team Upstate shirt (checks payable to Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund)

Grey Team Upstate long-sleeved tech shirt available in size S - 3XL

Shirt and Run Number Pick-up

Team Upstate shirts - Contact your Team Captain to obtain your Team Upstate shirt.

Baldwin shirts and run/walk numbers - you are responsible for picking these up on the following dates/locations:

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 4 - 9 pm
Fleet Feet, 5800 Bridge Street, East Syracuse NY

Thursday, October 1 - 1 pm - 9 pm
Friday, October 2 - 12 pm - 9 pm
The Gem Diner, 832 Spencer St., Syracuse

Saturday, October 3 (RACE DAY) - at the Baldwin registration tent

Team Captains

Ahmed Adebola 7346 Environmental Services
Lisa Bane 492-5778 Health Ed and Sleep Center
John Lofrese 5240 Medicine Resident
Doreen Bishop 6691 Nursing PICC
Timothy Byrne 9825 IMT
Matthew Capogreco 5309
 Cancer Center-Administration
Lisa Carroll 9572 Medicine-UHCC
Stephanie  DeJoseph 4844 Marketing
Lisa Direnzo 2360 Physical Services 
Gretchen  Dwyer  5932
 Radiation Oncology-Cancer Ctr
Kerry Greene-Donnelly 6928 College of Health Professions
Julie  Grimsley 8200 Hematology/Oncology
Rachelle  Hopkins  4311 Pharmacy
Katie  Howe  (315) 391-2968 Medical Student 
Nick Huang 7719 Student
Jewel Hunter 5049 Upstate Connect
Katherine Magnarelli 7949 Research IHP/ WSK
Katherine Mahan 464-7783 IMT-Clinical Data Services
Alexandra McCarthy 4182 Social Work
Brittany Monroe 2300 PM&R Rehab Therapies
Chris Morhiser 3523 Cancer Center-Multidis Suite
Cindy Morris 8197 Orthopedic Surgery
Cintha Nichols 492-5526 Breast Care Center 
Marilyn O'Connor  492-5526 Breast Care Center 
Allison Peacock 5479 CG Emergency Department
Kevin Phelps 6563 Laboratory Animal Resources
Siobhan  Pfaff  2300 Physical Therapy
Amy  Potter  2300 Physical Theraphy 
Nancy Prott 4513 President's Office
Lindsey Rand  885-6100 Friend of Zanette
Gabrielle Ritaccio 5185265040 Medical School Students
Laura Roman 4210 Pharmacy
Amy  Rottger 492-5818 CG-2E-OB/GYN/Nursery
Jenna  Schultz 8200 Hematology/Oncology
Jessica Scott 5660 UCM
Beth Sellers 492-5551 CG Medical Affairs
Christine Spiddle 4947 Human Resources
Carolyn  Snyder 8292 Adult Hematology Oncology
Michelle Strom 492-3615 Midwifery department
Shannon Tiss 492-5036 Women's Health Network
Linda Veit 6303 Surgery-General
Kim Walts 4460
 Clin Path-Blood Bank
Jamie Waterstripe 4863 Nursing-8E-Coronary ICU
Crystal Whiteside 6566 Neuroscience
Marcia  Woodworth    
Linsey  Yonko   Breast Care Center 

For more information

Contact Team Coordinators Lisa Schirtz-Carroll - 464-9572, Zanette Howe - 464-4263, Matthew Capogreco 464-3605, Beth Sellers 492-5551 or any Team Captain.

Continue to Fundraise! Team Upstate was the Baldwin Run's Top Team in 2011, 2013 and 2014- help us do it again in 2015!