The Kinderhook Runners Club

Kinderhook Runners Club

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I run to keep my weight down and my spirits up.

-David Kolb
The Kinderhook Runners Club is proud to be sponsored by the Kinderhook Bank
The Kinderhook Runners Club  

Kinderhook Runners Club

KRC Home Page

  The Kinderhook Runners Club Web Site
The Kinderhook Runners Club is proud to be sponsored by the Kinderhook Bank


NYC Bus Trip on Saturday, November 18

Join us for a Fun Day! That's right we have heard your voice from the survey and so many want to go to NYC again for the day and so we are going on Saturday November 18th!!

We have reserved a bus with Hunter Motor Coach for a day trip to NYC, (catch a show, go ahead order your tickets if you want, explore, shop, sight see, you are on your own). We will be leaving the Val-Kin parking lot at 6:30a - arriving in NYC at 8:45a, then leaving at 5:30p and arriving back in Valatie at 8:15pm.

Cost for members and family is $40 and for friends and neighbors $45.

We still have some seats available so if you are interested in going, please check with your family, friends and neighbors to see if they are interested as well. This same trip with other companies goes for $55pp and then you have to travel to Albany.

Please give your money or check to Bill Barford or Rich Phillips as soon as possible or you can mail your check payable to Kinderhook Runners Club to KRC , PO Box 241, Kinderhook NY 12106 . Seats will be reserved as first pay first serve so don't miss out.

We hope to see you in the Big Apple!!

Kinderhook Runners Club

The Kinderhook Runners Club is a local organization formed to promote running in the Kinderhook NY area. The club was formed in January of 2009. As of July 2012, we have over 200 members, generally from the Columbia & Rensselaer County areas, but also from the NY Capital District, Boston, etc. Membership is open to everyone. We have two levels of membership, individual and family with annual dues of $20 and $25 respectively.

Care to join us? Here's a membership application.

Saturday Morning Runs at 7:00 AM AND Sunday Morning Runs at 8:00AM

We currently have group runs every Saturday morning. They begin at the Kinderhook Village Square.

The early runs vary each week. Most runs have optional distances from 3, 5, 9, and 12+ miles. The Run of the Week is published on this site in the Members Only section.
If you care to join us some Saturday email us at, and let us know how many will be coming. We'll give you the route, be there to welcome you, and set water out for you as well!

Social Events & Races

We sponsor a number of social events such as the annual Christmas party, and our the summer picnic, and the Autumn “Red Apple Trail Run� through the Samascott Orchards and fields.

More info?

For more information, contact us at

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Wednesday Night Runs
3+ miles starting at 6:00PM from Kinderhook Village. All invited!

Sunday Runs
Every Sunday at 8AM there is a slow 5K to 5 mile run/walk in the Village.
These runs are free and you don't need to be a member!
Join us !!!

Saturday Club Runs
Every Saturday morning, rain, shine snow, ice, ... there is a club run.
There are always different routes at different distances for different levels of ability.
Generally they start in the Village.
If you plan on running, please log on and then link here to Club Runs
Come out and join us some Saturday morning.

The KRC is for you!
Looking to get into shape?
Well, join our local running club, NOW!.
For a membership application go HERE .
Hey, over 180 of you neighbors have already joined.

Have a local event you would like advertised?
Email us and if it's appropriate, we'll post it.