7th Annual HEALTHY TRAILS 5K (2019)
5k Run & Walk in Tacony Creek Park, Philadelphia


WHEN?

Sunday, April 07, 2019

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

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Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Boulevard

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124

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ABOUT THE RACE

Online registration opens Friday, February 8 Online registration closes 12:00pm, Friday April 5. Online registration is preferred, however participants are welcome to sign in on the morning of the race at standard registration price. The 7th Annual Healthy Trails 5k in Tacony Creek Park, hosted by the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership, in collaboration with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Philadelphia Managing Director's Office of Special Events, Friends Hospital, the Scattergood Foundation, the Philadelphia Water Department and Latinas in Motion. Registration details: Runners - $20 Student Runners - $10 Team of 5 to 10 runners - $80 Runners under 12 - Free Walkers - Free In-person registration payable by cash or check made out to TTF Watershed Partnership. Race Details: The race will be an out & back 5k run with an accompanying walk, starting at Friends Hospital, crossing the historic Fishers Lane Bridge and connecting with the Tacony Creek Park trail. The Tacony Creek Park trail is a paved running and biking trail along Tacony Creek in Philadelphia. The course includes some moderate hills. Children are encouraged to participate and walkers are welcome to bring child strollers. Animals are not permitted on the course, please do not bring dogs as a courtesy to fellow runners and walkers (service dogs are permitted). Race Day Timeline: 8:00 - Sign-in begins at Friends Hospital, in front of the Scattergood Building 8:45 - Warm Up 9:00 - Runners start 9:05 - Walkers start 10:00 - Medal ceremony Proceeds from the race and donations will support family-friendly programs and stewardship in Tacony Creek Park through the efforts of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF). TTF's mission is to improve the health and vitality of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Creek and watershed by engaging our communities in education, stewardship, restoration and advocacy. Visit www.ttfwatershed.org to learn more and get involved. Parking & Public Transportation: Friends Hospital is serviced by SEPTA's R, 1, 8, J, and K buses. Free parking is available at Friends Hospital, in front of the Scattergood Building adjacent to the starting line. Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Boulevard. Philadelphia, PA, 19124. Enter at the traffic light intersection at Langdon Street. For more information regarding this event please contact doryan@ttfwatershed.org or call 215.744.1853.

REGISTRATION

Olney Christian School (Open Group): $20

Individual Registration (Individual): $20

Team (5 - 9 runners) (Individual): $80

Student Registration (Individual): $10

Child registration (Individual): $0

Walk Registration (Individual): $0


RACE SPONSORS

Friends Hospital