3rd Annual Healthy Trails 5k
5k Run & Walk in Tacony Creek Park
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124
On-site registration opens at 8:00am.
Race starts at 9:00am.
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Online registration opens 12:00pm, Friday March 6.
Online registration ends 3:00pm, Friday April 17.
Walk-ins welcome to sign in on the morning of the race at standard registration price:
Runners - $20
Student Runners - $10
Families of 4 or more - $50
Runners under 12 - Free
Walkers - Free
Payable in-person by cash or check made out to TTF Watershed Partnership.
**ATTENTION: AS OF 3:00 FRIDAY, MARCH 6, WE ARE OFFICIALLY OUT OF BROAD STREET BIBS. THANK YOU, AND CONSIDER JOINING US FOR THE HEALTHY TRAILS 5K BY SELECTING AN ALTERNATE REGISTRATION TYPE.**
The 3rd Annual Healthy Trails 5k in Tacony Creek Park, hosted by the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership, in collaboration with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Friends Hospital, the Scattergood Foundation, the Philadelphia Water Department and Latinas in Motion.
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 trail is paved, with some moderate hills. Walkers are welcome to bring child strollers.
Race Day Timeline:
8:00 - Sign-in begins at Friends Hospital
8:45 - Warm Up
9:00 - Runners start
9:05 - Walkers start
10:00 - Medal ceremony
Proceeds from the race will support 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.
To be eligible for the BSR bibs, registrants must be among the first 50 to register and pay for the $30 race registration on the Run The Day registration page. You must also show up and complete the Healthy Trails 5k on April 19, 2015.
The BSR bib is guaranteed entry into the Broad Street Run. After completing the Healthy Trails 5k you will be given a code to enter on the BSR registration page. You will still be required to register and pay the Broad Street Run registration fee.
Free parking is available at Friends Hospital, adjacent to the starting line. Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Boulevard. Philadelphia, PA, 19124
Animals are not permitted on the course, please do not bring dogs as a courtesy to fellow runners and walkers.
For more information regarding this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 215.744.1853.