2021 Firecracker 5k
Run/Walk in Broomall PA


Monday, July 05, 2021

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 online registration deadline for this event has passed.


VERY IMPORTANT - There is no parking near the registration, due to the new Fire House. Please click on our location map for a parking map with updated parking locations, which include the streets near Malin and RT3 intersection, the St. Luke Greek Church on Malin Road, or the Delaware County Intermediate Unit on Malin Road. Also, the Registration Table is will be located in the (former) Well Fargo Parking Lot near the intersection of Malin Rd and RT 3 (West Chester Pike). Parking locations are indicated with blue lines and boxes. The Broomall Rotary’s Firecracker 5K will precede the Marple Newtown 4th of July Parade. The parade and race day is Monday, July 5, 2021*. Race may be switched to a Virtual Race at the club's sole discretion for any reason 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 21, 2021; 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, July 2, 4PM - 6PM and Saturday, July 3, 12PM-2PM at The Running Place in Newtown Square. * Rain Date: This will be updated as soon as we know.