Swain Mountain Race


Aug 03, 2024 at 8:30 AM

Swain Mountain Race

2275 Co Rd 24

Swain NY, 14884


Entry Fee $30
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $50
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: yes


  • 7M
  • 3.5M

Series: USATF Niagara Mountain Running Championships

Type: Mountain

Course Map: Download Map

Starting Elevation: 1320

High Point: 1970

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2020


On August 1st a new challenge and tradition will be unleashed with the creation of SMR! SMR is a mountain/trail race that will cover approximately 7 miles up and down the Swain Ski Slopes (South of Rochester, NY) with nearly 2700ft of elevation gain. This race won’t be easy but we can promise it will be epic!!! The race course consists of 2 Loops totaling approximately 7miles and 2700ft of elevation gain. We will offer 2 options with the race (the full 7mile race and a 1 loop option). Only participants who register and compete in the full 7mile race will be eligible for awards. The first 130 registrants will receive a SMR Pint Glass!!

Valentine’s Day Weekend Special
SMR (7miles) $30

By June 7th
SMR (7mile) $35
SMR (1 Loop) $30

By July 29th
SMR (7Mile) $40
SMR (1 Loop) $35

Packet Pickup and Day of Race
All events $50

Camping sites at the race location are available for $15 for tent and $30 for RV. First come first serve. Please claim your spot when you register online.

USATF Niagara Mountain Championships Swain Mountain Race will serve as the 2020 USATF Niagara Association Open and Masters Mountain Championships. The race will also be part of the 2020 USATF Niagara Runner Of The Year Series and Team Grand Prix Series. Due to the sanctioning of this USATF event and Association Championship Hiking poles are prohibited. Any 2020 USATF member will receive a $5 discount when you use your membership number when pre registering online. Only USATF Niagara Members will be eligible for USATF Niagara Awards. Runner of the year info:


Trail Runner Of The Year
SMR is proud to be part of the 2020 #TrailsRoc Trail Runner Of The Year Series. For more information please visit www.trailsroc.org

Overall (M/F)
1st place $250
Masters 40+ (M/F)
1st place $150

USATF Niagara Open (M/F)
1st place $200
2nd place $100
3rd place $50

USATF Niagara Masters 40+ (M/F)
1st place $100

Age Group Top 3 (M/F)
19 & U, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


No photos available.


Past Event Dates

Held on Aug 03, 2024

Held on Aug 05, 2023

Held on Aug 06, 2022

Held on Aug 07, 2021

Held on Aug 01, 2020

Held on Jul 27, 2019

Held on Jul 28, 2018

Event Results

View 2019 Results

View 2018 Results