2018 5k Banana Run

Saturday 25th August 2018

Latrobe Memorial Stadium: 131 Irving Ave, Latrobe, United States

Distance running, Walking, Running, 5K


Activities

  • Running-5K - Individual
  • Walking-5K - Individual

Description

A full timed and chipped 5K for both runners and walkers, the Gutchess Hardwoods 5K Banana Run presented by Excela Health is a part of the Valley Dairy Great American Banana Split Celebration in Latrobe, PA. Unique medals, t-shirts, and awards will be given out. This race uses a route similar to Latrobe's Turkey Trot 5K Route, located in historical downtown Latrobe. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners (Male & Female) overall and for each age bracket. 

Age Brackets for this race will be: 

  • 10 and under
  • 11-15
  • 16-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+

The Valley Dairy Great American Banana Split Celebration is a 3-day community event celebrating the invention of the banana split in Latrobe, PA in 1904. Hosted in downtown Latrobe August 24-26, 2018, the event features vendors, food, entertainment, music, children's activities, and more! 

Event details and schedule

On August 25th, 2018:

Registration opens at 7:30am
Race start time: 9am

The Gutchess Hardwoods 5K Banana Run presented by Excela Health is being produced this year in partnership with the GLLV Chamber of Commerce, the City of Latrobe, and Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation. 

Organised by

Greater Latrobe Laurel Valley Chamber of Commerce

PO Box 463, Latrobe

Phone: 7245372671 x103

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