Dolphin Dash

The Le Moyne College Alumni Association


The 2020 Dolphin Dash on Saturday, May 30

Join alumni, parents and friends of Le Moyne College for the 7th Annual Dolphin Dash, a 5K run/one-mile walk event, organized by the Le Moyne College Alumni Association Board.

Proceeds from the event will support student scholarship at Le Moyne College.

Dolphin Dash Committee: 

Ben Ferro '93
Michael Cominolli '07
Tim Fennell '80
Toby Frederick '92
Mark Godleski '92
Mary Kelleher-Crabtree '84

Dolphin Dash Details

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2020

Time: 9:30 a.m. 5K Run/One-mile Walk(5K Run timed / 1-Mile Walk not timed)

Le Moyne Events Center, Le Moyne College (formerly Henninger Athletic Center)
1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse, NY 13214

Click here for directions to campus and a campus map. Parking is available in A and AA lots.

5K Course:

The open course weaves through the Le Moyne College campus, passing by the Madden School of Business, the Panasci Family Chapel, Grewen Hall, Noreen Reale Falcone Library, among other buildings, as well as takes runners on Springfield and Salt Springs Road, located on the perimeter of campus. The course includes some flats and slight grades up and down on blacktop surfaces, no grass or cross-country trails. The race will start and end at the Le Moyne Events Center (formerly the Henninger Athletic Center)
Note: The course is not closed to vehicular traffic, please be alert and aware of sharing the roadways and refrain from using headphones while out on the course.

The course is not certified

We will be using the bib-chip system by Leone timing during the 5K run.

Click here for the 5K course Map.

Click here for the one-mile walk course.

Registration will open on February 14, 2020

Advance Registration Pricing:
5K Run:

Adults: $25, $15 for students, $15 for Active Duty Military, $10 Children ages 5-12
*through Friday, May 30, Noon, for online registration and Friday, May 15, for mail-in registration forms.

Member of a run club?
$5 discount for members of running clubs in Syracuse, Rochester, and Buffalo. Simply indicate which of the following club you belong to at checkout:

Albany Running Exchange (Albany), Hudson-Mohawk Road Runners Club (Albany), Checkers (Buffalo) Striders (Buffalo) Genesee Valley Harriers (Rochester) Lake Effect Run Club (Syracuse) Syracuse Chargers Track Club and Finger Lakes Runners Club

1-Mile Walk:
Adults: $10 / $5 children ages 5-12 (same pricing on race day)

Race day Registration (on Saturday, May 30):
Adults: $30 race day, High school/college students: $20, Active Duty Military: $20, children ages 5-12: $15. Prices will be the same for walk participants on race day.

T-shirt deadline: Friday, May 15All pre-registered participants will be guaranteed a tech shirt, if registered by Friday, May 15.

Race Day Registration: Runs from 8 - 9 a.m.

The event will take place rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In the event of a cancellation, there will be no refunds; your entry will be used as a donation toward student scholarships at Le Moyne.

Volunteer: An event like this takes the help of many people. If you'd like to volunteer,  please sign up here, or email Christine Liggio, associate director of alumni & parent engagement, at

Sponsorship  Sponsorship opportunities are available.  For questions and information, please contact Christine Liggio at (315) 445.4563 or  
Race Bib & T-Shirt Pick up:
Race DaySaturday, May 30
8 – 9 a.m., Le Moyne Events Center, Le Moyne College

Parking will be available in Lot A and Lot AA at the Recreation Center. Click here for a Campus Map.

Restrooms will be available in the Le Moyne Events Center.

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall finishers male and female, and to the top male and female finisher from various age groups. 

Prizes also awarded to runners with the most school spirit - so be sure to wear your GREEN and GOLD! And, the Longest Mile Award, given to the participant who traveled the farthest to participate in the event. 

Contact: For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni & Parent Engagement at (315) 445-4563 or