Greenway 5K Run/ 1.5 Mile Walk


WHEN?

Saturday, October 06, 2018

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

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Pennypack on the Delaware Park - 7750 State Road

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19136

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     The online registration deadline for this event has passed. You can make a day-of registration for an additional cost on the morning of October 6th starting at 8am.

ABOUT THE RACE

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED! But don't worry, you can still sign up to walk or run tomorrow morning, starting at 8am at the pier at Pennypack on the Delaware Park. **THIS EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE** Join us for a fun, flat, 5k on the Baxter Trail along the Delaware River in Northeast Philadelphia. Start on the winding tree-lined trails of Pennypack on the Delaware Park and breeze through meadows and urban forests past the Pennypack Creek and back, finishing out on the scenic grass pier. All skill levels and walkers welcome. Runners course is a 5K distance. Walkers Race is a 1.5 mile course. Proceeds from this race go to the maintenance and community events in the parks and trails of Riverfront North. Help keep the greenway green by registering to participate! Runner (Age 16+) – $25 (Online Registration by Oct 4th) – Day of registration is $30 Runner (Age 10-15) -$15 (Online Registration by Oct 4th) – Day of registration is $20 Runner (Age 0-9) – FREE Walker (Age 16+) – $15 (Online Registration by Oct 4th) – Day of registration is $20 Walker (Age 10-15) – $10 (Online Registration by Oct 4th) – Day of registration is $15 Walker (Age 0-9) – FREE *Prize packs to the 1st and 2nd place males and females (16+); and 1st place male and female young runners (15 and under) NOTE: Baby strollers are permitted on the 5K course. Course is asphalt (except for the final .1 mile on a grass pier). NO REFUNDS: All sales final, no refunds. In the event that the race is cancelled, no refunds will be given and all fees paid will be considered as tax-deductible donation to Riverfront North. BIB PICKUP: BIB PICKUPS WILL BE ON THE MORNING OF THE RACE STARTING AT 8AM AT THE PIER IN PENNYPACK ON THE DELAWARE PARK Email info@riverfrontnorth.org for any additional info. DIRECTIONS: Use address 7750 State Road, Philadelphia (That will lead you to the intersection of Pennypack Path which is the access road to the park. Take that road east ½ mile into the park and follow event signs). Event will take place at the pier, check in at the tents near the pier. Driving From the North: Take I-95 South, use exit 30 - Cottman Ave. Turn right on Bleigh, then turn right on State Road. Go .04 miles. You’ll see a big blue sign for "riverview homes", turn right onto Pennypack Path before that sign. Take Pennypack Path ½ mile into the park and follow event signs to park near the pier. Driving From the South: Take I-95 North, use exit 30 - Cottman Ave. Turn right to head north on State Road, go .4 miles. You’ll see a big blue sign for "riverview homes", turn right onto Pennypack Path before that sign. Take Pennypack Path ½ mile into the park and follow event signs to park near the pier. Alternative Transportation: Use gophillygo.org using your start location and destination as “Pennypack on the Delaware Park”.


RACE SPONSORS

Gold Sponsor - Lagan
Seravalli
Silver Sponsor
Ground Reconsidered
Councilman Bobby Henon
Silver Sponsor