Virtual Walkway One Mile

May 14 - June 14




Everyone is invited to participate in the Friends of the Walkway’s first Virtual Walkway One Mile from May 14 through June 14 – a race that can be completed on your own time, at your own pace, from anywhere in the world including the professionally-measured and marked course on the deck of Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park.

Simply track your time and distance using any device, then visit walkway.org/virtualmile to submit to our leaderboard. Next, snap a selfie and post with the hashtag #KeepUsRunning to encourage friends and family to join in. Participants will receive instructions about uploading their time in an email following their registration.

Participation in the Virtual Walkway One Mile is $10, and all entrants will receive a Walkway One Mile patch to commemorate their finish. Patches will be distributed following the conclusion of the race window. For complete details and to register, visit walkway.org/virtualmile. Anyone referring five or more runners to the Virtual Walkway One Mile will receive free entry into the Walkway One Mile heat of their choice on September 5 (excluding the Friendly Auto Group Elite Mile).

Walkway One Mile

Saturday, September 5



*This event date has changed from Sunday, June 14 to Saturday, September 5.*

Runners, joggers, walkers, and all with an interest in health and wellness are invited to take part in the first-ever Walkway One Mile. This morning series of ten professionally timed one-mile races all takes place 212 feet above the Hudson River on Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park. Participants will enjoy fun races of varying competitive intensity and sweeping, panoramic views not available anywhere else in the world. Registrants will receive a commemorative gift and unique prizes will be available.

Walkway One Mile is planned in conjunction with Fleet Feet Poughkeepsie. Prize money is available for the top three male and female finishers in the Friendly Auto Group Elite Mile. Children age 13 and under and welcome to participate in the Youth Rally or Family Fun Run free of charge thanks to the Mid-Hudson Road Runners Club.

Email walkway@walkway.org with questions.