The Arc Otsego VIRTUAL Hot Cocoa 5K Run & 1K Walk, Run & Roll

Oneonta, NY


The Arc Otsego VIRTUAL Hot Cocoa 5K Run & 1K Walk, Run & Roll
"Making life sweeter for people with developmental disabilities."

When you walk, run or roll the Arc Otsego's Hot Cocoa 5K or 1K, you are helping make life sweeter for people with developmental disabilities! Proceeds benefit The Arc Otsego's Helping Hands Fund which assists individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to seize life's opportunities and overcome life's challenges.

This years virtual race can be run anywhere, anytime between October 26, 2020 through November 4th, 2020.

Details: Participate virtually this year on the crisp fall day of your choice! Follow the designated race route or a route of your
own choosing. The official 5K course takes you through Neahwa Park, down War Memorial Dr., through the City of Oneonta,
returning to end in Neahwa Park.

The untimed 1K Walk, Run and Roll can be done entirely within Neahwa Park, or in the location of your choosing.

Costs are as follows:

5K, $20 
1K, $12 

Mail-in registration will close Monday, October 19, 2020 at 11:59pm. Online registration will close Friday, October 23 at 12noon. Participants will receive a virtual race bib by October 23, 2020 to print and wear to run your Hot Cocoa course and submit pictures to our Facebook or Instagram for a chance to win prizes!

Post race, keep an eye on your mailbox for your commemorative Virtual Hot Cocoa Run 2020 swag!

Sponsorship opportunities are available! For more information, email Faith Tiemann, Director of Community Relations, at 

Additional Information:

Please make sure to provide an accurate email and mailing address upon registration to receive all of your race materials (virtual bib via email and race swag via regular mail post-race)

race instructions

Other Race Swag Available:

Submitting your run time:

1.   Go to the Hot Cocoa results page, then select the results for your distance (1k, 5K )  The ItsYourRace results page for your distance will appear.

2 Find your name in the results for your distance.  With your name you will see an "Update Time" button.  Click "Update Time".


  1. If you are not currently logged into ItsYourRace, a login window will appear.  Log in using your ItsYourRace user id (probably your email address) and password.  Can't remember ?  Click "Forgot Your Password" to reset.



  1. Enter your time and click the "Save Your Time" button.  That's it!



When & Where

Oct 26, 2020 - Nov 4, 2020


12:00 AM

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Oneonta, NY

Neahwa Park

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