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RUNNERS: GET SET FOR SARATOGA COUNTY’S FIRST TURNER TRIPLE CROWN

RUNNERS: GET SET FOR SARATOGA COUNTY’S FIRST TURNER TRIPLE CROWN

Saratoga Hospital teams up with History Museum, Malta Business and Professional Organization to launch three-leg race for charities.

Saratoga Hospital has teamed up with the Saratoga Springs History Museum and Malta Business and Professional Association (MBPA) to launch the Turner Triple Crown, a series of three races held over three consecutive months to benefit worthy causes. Deadline to register is August 12.

Turner Triple Crown races include:

• August 12, Monday Night Mile at Saratoga Casino and Raceway: This one-mile road race is run on the harness track and benefits the Saratoga Springs History Museum. For more information or to register, go to www.saratogahistory.org/the-monday-night-mile.

• September 7, Malta 5K, title sponsor GLOBALFOUNDRIES: This MBPA event takes runners through the GLOBALFOUNDRIES campus and benefits VETerans Housing, Employment & Lifeskills Programs (VETHELP) and Malta first responders in honor of 9/11. For more information or to register, go to www.maltabpa.com/malta5k.

• October 6, Greno Industries Run for the ROC: A 5K race on the grounds of the historic Saratoga Race Course, this event benefits patients of Saratoga Hospital’s Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center. For more information or to register, go to www.zippyreg.com/online_reg/registration.php?eventID=251.

The first 100 runners to register for and finish all three races will receive a medal designed specifically to commemorate the inaugural Turner Triple Crown. Runners can collect their medals October 6, after finishing the final race. Medals will be available at the race site.

To register for the Turner Triple Crown, runners simply send an email to saratogatriplecrown@gmail.com indicating that they have already signed up for all three races. Registration for the Turner Triple Crown is free thanks to underwriting support from Turner Construction Company. Please note that there is a fee to register for each of the three races.