The Flatliner is an addictive and challenging, hilly road running series held on the lower loop park roads of Chestnut Ridge Park. A paved and hilly forest road 3.1-mile course makes the Flatliner a must-do for spring training. The Flatliner series pits you against the clock on twisty and hilly paved park roads in this 4-consecutive week race series. Race one or as many as your heart desires. Complete any three and you're automatically qualified for series awards at the final race. TEST YOURSELF! Weekly door prizes and give-aways. Awards are not issued for individual races. Race it or walk it-all are welcome to take part in the series or individual weekly events. Pre-register for the series and save time at check-in or sign-up for individual races every week. No-one will be turned away to race.
The Flatliners will take place rain, snow or shine(Unless Park is closed due to weather). This is a fully outdoor event with restrooms available up at the main casino building.
$15 per event on-site weekly per race. Parking/registration at the Newton Rd. parking lot. Look for race banners/signs for registration area. Start/finish is near the bridge at the lower loop of the park. Series t-shirts are available pre-order and are they slick. Series awards in 5-year age groups sorted by your top-three finish times. The Flatliner Series helps support HEART Animal Shelters of WNY.
Pets are prohibited on-course during races. Stay tuned to this site if we have a blizzard or have to postpone.
Age groups & Category awards for those completing at least 3 of the 4 races using your best 3 times: Overall Male, Female & Masters awards. 5-year USATF age groups. U14 through 80+ custom medals top three places each age group.
If a race is postponed or canceled we will do our best to consolidate the series or extend by a week or so.