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Join Fearless! in celebrating everyday heroes at our Third Annual "We Can Be Heroes" 5K on Sunday, May 3rd, 2020.



8:00 am 1-mile Kids Fun Run 14 & under only
8:00am 1/4-mile Kids Fun Run 6 & under only
8:30 am 5K Fun Walk All ages - untimed
9:00 am 5k Run All ages


The well-marked course starts and finishes at the Newburgh Free Academy Main Campus Athletic Field and winds through some of the city's most beautiful residential neighborhoods. One water/aid station will be located along the course.

Participants enjoy a complementary brunch after the race! 


2020 Course Map coming soon!


We’re big believers in everyday heroes and encourage YOU to be the hero of your own story. Dress up and race as your favorite hero - personal hero, superhero, the sky is the limit! If costumes aren't your thing, we encourage you to wear bright colors.


5K Run – Men & Women  Ages 18 & under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Kids Fun Runners  Ages 6 & under, 7-14


Friday, May 1st, 2020  10AM - 6:30PM

Fearless! Business Office, 280 Broadway, Newburgh, NY - Packets will be available in front entrance lobby.


Race Day (Sunday, May 3rd)  7:30AM - 8:30AM

Newburgh Free Academy Athletic Field, 201 Fullerton Ave, Newburgh, NY



Volunteers needed! Help keep runners/walkers on course and cheer participants on, help at our registration table, or hand out water at the aid station. There are lots of ways to volunteer. Contact us today! 845-562-5365 Ext 124 or send an email

Race Volunteers with Flags


100% of race proceeds will benefit our Fearless! mission.



Contact Fearless! at (845) 562-5365 ext 124 or send an email.


"We Can Be Heroes" 5k is sponsored by:

We are grateful for the generous help of the City of Newburgh Police Department, the Newburgh Enlarged City School District, Mobile Life Support Services, Newburgh Free Academy Student-Athletes, and more.

Please check back soon for more information about sponsorship levels. We appreciate your support!

View 2018 Race Results

View 2019 Race Results

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