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Jungle Jog 5K and Seneca Park Mile


Jungle Jog and Seneca Park Mile

Sunday, July 20, 2014

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Join us for the 25th running of the Zoo's Jungle Jog 5K and Seneca Park Mile! This long-standing fundraiser that takes runners of all ages and abilities through beautiful Lower Seneca Park and past the Zoo's animals.


T-shirt included with registration fee for 5K and Seneca Park Mile ONLY (while supplies last).

There will be NO REGISTRATION on race day.




Jungle Jog 5K

 8:30 a.m.


 Seneca Park Mile

 9:45 a.m.


 Kids' Fun Run (Ages 1 to 7)

10:30 a.m.



Each participant must use a separate form.

Online: Click here

Call (585) 336-7200, ext. 0

Click here to download registration form, fill out and return with payment to: Jungle Jog, Seneca Park Zoo Society, 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14621.

Stop by the Zoo's Front Office (8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; address above) or visit Medved Running and Walking Outfitters at 3400 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618.

Early pickup at Medved Running and Walking Oufitters:

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, July 18 AND 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 19

Please note: T-shirts are while supplies last.


Per USATF rules, awards will be based on gun time.

Award Ceremony will take place at 10:15 a.m.

5K Jungle Jog: $100 presented to first overall male and female finishers. BONUS: $50 prize for first male and first female to break course record (15:08 male and 17:52 female).

Prizes to Top Three (male and female). Age categories are 14 and younger, 15-19, 20-24, etc. (divided into 5-year increments).

Seneca Park Mile: Medals to Top Three in each age group (male and female): Up to 8, 9 & 10, 11 & 12. Each finisher will receive a certificate.

Kids Fun Run: Everyone wins a prize!


Race number and T-shirt pickup the day of the event will take place between 6:30 and 8 a.m. in the Wegmans Lodge.

T-shirts are while supplies last.

The 5K will start at 8:30 a.m. SHARP. Give yourself ample time as parking is limited; runners may need to walk from lots in upper park.

An Awards Ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. at the Wegmans Lodge.

For runner safety:
  • NO cars will be allowed to enter the Zoo road (the road off St. Paul Street) after 8 a.m. Parked cars cannot leave Lower Seneca Park until after the Seneca Park Mile is complete.
  • Runners with strollers are asked to start in the back of the race.

For a look at past Jungle Jog events click on a link below:

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