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Boilermaker 15k

Sunday July 13th, 2025
Utica, New York
Distance: 15K · 5K · Kids Race
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The Boilermaker 15K is the premier event of Boilermaker Weekend. This world krenowned race is often referred to as the country's best 15K. The Boilermaker 15K is recognized for its entertaining yet challenging course and racing's best post-race party, hosted by the F.X. Matt Brewing Company, featuring Saranac beer and a live concert!

With 3 ice and water stops every mile, strong attention to medical detail, and crowd support like no other race, the Boilermaker 15K is an event worth training for.

"I believe that with an event of this magnitude, we should thank all the committee coordinators, race directors and all the volunteers for all their hard work. They all live and breathe this event for months....let's be proud of one the best events Utica has!!!!" - Angela Ramp

"This was my first Boilermaker and I couldn't have had a better time! The course was awesome (no crazy hills!) and so was the support from the community. I'm active duty Air Force and I drove up from Maryland to run. I'm very glad I did! Needless to say.... I'll be making the trip every year from now on!" - Andre Mercier








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Todd Jennings
Hands down, the Boilermaker 15K is one of the best road races in America. On Boilermaker Sunday each July, nearly half the Utica population come out to cheer for and entertain the runners. Typically we have 6,000 volunteers, New York City would have to put 800,000 volunteers out there to match the ratio of volunteerism found in Utica!
Boilermaker 15k, Race Date: 2024-07-14, Distance: 15k
Division Time Name Age Home
Male 42:10 John Korir 27 KE
2nd Male 42:19 Jemal Yimer 27 ET
3rd Male 43:13 Wesley Kiptoo 25 AZ
4th Male 43:22 Yemane Hailesellassie 26 AZ
Female 49:18 Grace Loibach Nawowuna PA
2nd Female 49:19 Emmaculate Anya Achol PA
3rd Female 49:20 Cynthia Jerotic Limo KE
4th Female 49:37 Jesca Chelangat KE
Division Time Name Age Home
M 40-49 47:14 Sam Morse 40 Syracuse, NY
M 50-59 56:22 Terry Rushworth 50 Orléans, ON
M 60-69 58:17 David Putney 60 Newport, NY
M 70+ 1:12:08 John Delaney 70 Rome, NY
F 40-49 55:57 Aynalem Woldemchael 40 Westchester, NY
F 50-59 1:07:55 Christine Capalbo 53 Clifton Park, NY
F 60-69 1:06:29 Josephine Mori-Stoodley 60 Richmond Hill, ON
F 70+ 1:16:47 Lee Catella 72 Oneonta, NY
Boilermaker 15k

Once again African runners dominated the high-caliber Boilermaker 15K, Sun., July 10 in Utica, N.Y., as Teshome Asfaha of Ethiopia was a decisive men’s winner and Cynthia Limo, from Kenya, was the women’s champion.

The Boilermaker 15K presented by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is the premier event of Boilermaker Weekend. This world-renowned race is often referred to as the country's best 15K. The Boilermaker 15K is recognized for its entertaining yet challenging course and racing's best post-race party, hosted by the F.X. Matt Brewing Company, featuring Saranac beer and a live concert!

With 3 ice and water stops every mile, strong attention to medical detail, and crowd support like no other race, the Boilermaker 15K is an event worth training and traveling for and should be on every runner's "must-do" list.


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