Falcon 5K runners not fazed by heat
ALBANY, N.Y. (Sept.
26, 2017) –
temperatures that nudged the 90-degree mark, more than 500 people took
part in the Falcon 5K on Sunday.
The annual event, sponsored by
the Albany Booster Club, featured a 5K race followed by a 1-mile fun run
in Washington Park.
You can find the official race
You also can check out a Facebook album of photos taken before, during
and after the Falcon 5K. (You don't need a Facebook account to
view the pictures. A window may display the text, "To see more from
Albany City Schools on Facebook, log in or create an account," but you
can dismiss it by clicking “not now.”)
Albany Booster Club was
created in 2000 by parents to provide financial assistance and support
for extracurricular activities in the City School District of Albany.
The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and prepare all students for
college and career, citizenship and life, in partnership with our
diverse community. The district serves
students in 18
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High