2018 Firecracker 5k Run/Walk
5k Run & Walk


Wednesday, July 04, 2018

On site registration opens at 8:00am.  Race starts at 9:15am.

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W. Chester Pike across from Broomall Fire Company

Broomall, Pennsylvania 19008

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The Broomall Rotary’s Firecracker 5K will precede the Marple Newtown 4th of July Parade. The parade and race day is Wednesday, July 4, 2018*. Course: The 5K race course is along the parade route in front of the parade spectators. Starts on West Chester Pike at Malin Road, proceeds west along West Chester Pike past Bryn Mawr Avenue in Newtown Sq., U-turn back to the starting point. Water at 1 mile & 2 miles. - Chip Timing - Cold towels on course - Plenty of toilets - Great prizes Registration Options: - Adult ($20; $25 after June 20) - Family (6 runner max/3 shirt max) ($50; $65 after June 20) - Youth (17&Under;) ($15; $20 after June 20) T-Shirts: For all that register by June 20, 2018; while supplies last for others. Our cause: The Broomall Rotary has been performing community and international service work since 1961. The race proceeds fund Broomall Rotary’s local charitable service projects. PRIZES Ceremony at 10:30AM; Categories: Top 3 M&F - Overall; and by age group - 14 & Under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+ Packet Pick up dates will be Friday, June 30th (4pm-6pm) and Saturday, July 1st (3pm- 6pm) at the running place in Newtown Square. * Rain Date: This will be updated as soon as we know.


Adult Registration (Individual): $25

Child (17 & Under) Registration (Individual): $20

Family Registration (6 runner max; 3 shirt max) (Individual): $65