On site registration opens at 7:00am. Race starts at 8:30am.
This one-of-a-kind, USATF certified 5K flat road race, brought to you by CoreFitness, makes it's way through the Fairmount neighborhood. The race starts at 22nd and Brown, runs along Fairmount Ave, through the historic Girard College campus, and ends near the Brown Street Lawn where your friends and family can celebrate your run! The 1/2 mile Kids Fun Run is on the sidewalk around Eastern State Penitentiary. Join us for the official race after-party at Urban Saloon at 2120 Fairmount Ave. *This year there is a new walkers category - the 2 mile course takes walkers through Girard College. The start/finish line is at 22nd and Brown streets. Walkers of all paces are encouraged to join! All proceeds from the race benefit FESPP (Friends of the Eastern State Penitentiary Park). 5K Race starts at 8:30 AM Kids Fun Run (ages 3-12) starts 9:00 AM Medal Presentation at 9:30 AM: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female overall winners will receive a medal. Winners Announcements at 9:30 AM: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female winners will be announced and reported in the following age groups: 19 and under 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ Early Bird Registration through September 7th for $30 ($15 for Kids Run). After September 7th online registration is $35 ($20 for Kids Run). Register by September 9th at 12 noon to guarantee a race T-shirt! Shirts are not guaranteed to runners who register after September 9th at 12 noon, or those who register at packet pick up or day of race. **Online registration ends October 1st at 10:00 AM. Registration after this date can occur at bib pick up and on race day for $40 ($25 for Kids Run). **Virtual 5K Race: Those participants who are not available locally to run the race in person are encouraged to complete the virtual 5K Race. This entitles you to a t-shirt mailed to you. Instructions for submitting your race results will be provided to you via email prior to race day. Due to the inconsistency between courses, please note that virtual participants will not be eligible for overall or age group awards. VOLUNTEER TO HELP! We are always in need of race day volunteers, especially race marshals. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Early Registration: Walkers and Runners (Individual): $30 - Registration Type launching 05/15/2023
Registration: Walkers and Runners (Individual): $35 - Registration Type launching 09/01/2023
Registration (Individual): $20 - Registration Type launching 09/01/2023
Virtual 5K (Individual): $35.00
Walker (Individual): $35