Ambler Area Running Club - Phils 5K
Return to Running with Ambler Area Running Club!


Saturday, August 21, 2021

On site registration opens at 7:00am.  Race starts at 8:30am.

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Temple University Ambler Campus

Ambler, Pennsylvania 19002

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     We apologize, online registration is now closed. In person registration is available Thursday evening at Phils Tavern from 6pm to 8pm and on race day at Temple Ambler from 7am to 8am


We have have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely, and now believe that the time is right to return to in person running with a 5K race... The Ambler Area Running Club proudly presents the Phils Tavern 5K - a return to our roots Fees: $25.00 - Until Saturday, August 7, 2021 $30.00 - Until Sunday, August 15, 2021 (LAST DAY TO REGISTER ONLINE) $35.00 - In person on race day Shirts: $10.00 - Shirts are sold separately from your race fee and must be purchased by Friday, July 30, 2021. ALL REGISTRATION AND SHIRT FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE When registering, please consider making a separate optional donation to our 2021 beneficiaries. Proceeds and donations from the 2021 Phils 5K race will be shared by these two local charities selected by AARC members: Do Better 4 Steve Salvation Army Children's Services


  • Chip timing for the most accurate results
  • Water stops
  • FREE Race Photographs
  • DJ Providing Pre and Post Race Entertainment
  • Post race refreshments generously provided by The Phils Tavern
  • Dresher PT will be on site providing post race massages!
  • Indoor restrooms available
Race Prizes (based on chip time): McCaffrey's has again this year, donated their fresh baked pies for our awards!

Overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd Open Male and Female
1st Masters Male and Female
Top 3 in each age group, in ten year increments

See for more race details, including awards, directions, course description, etc.