Sunday 15th October 2017
South Shore Riverfront Park: 2700 S. Water Street, Pittsburgh, United States
RUNNING, COSTUMES AND PUMPKINS….Oh my!
Put away your everyday running gear and get into the Halloween spirit by running in your favorite costume at the
4th Annual Emmaus Spirit Run 5k on Sunday, October 15, 2017
don't delay...RACE DAY T-SHIRT & NIKE SWAG BAG TO FIRST 200 ENTRIES
ALL BAGS HAVE BEEN CLAIMED!!!!
The chipped 5k loops around the scenic Three Rivers Heritage Trail with the start and finish line in the South Shore Riverfront Park, in the heart of the South Side Works. Awards will be given to respective age division 5k winners.
A family friendly 1-mile fun walk along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail is also available. Strollers are welcome!
Stick around for the post-race activities and enjoy the family fun festivities which includes pumpkin painting, food & drinks, raffles, costume contest and more!
Costumes for all participants and supporters are encouraged.
Prizes awarded for best costumes!
All proceeds benefit the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh. Emmaus provides homes, services and advocacy for those with intellectual disabilities.
Online registration closes at midnight on October 12th. Same day registrations welcome! Event is rain or shine.
Kick-Off Party and Race Packet Pick-Up:
Friday, October 13th, 2017 from 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at the Sports Have Bowl, 143 Carol Avenue, Bridgeville, PA 15017.
Stop in to pick up your race packet, and join us for an evening filled with live music from artists Maureen and Doug, bowling and fun! Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
5k TIMING CHIPS: You will notice that all timing chips are pre-assigned. Please dispense your 5k race chips to its assigned race participant. Chips need to attached to shoe laces prior to the start of the race.
8:40 am: Pre-Race Warm Up
8:50 am: Runners Line Up
9:00 am: 5K Run Starts
9:05 am: Walkers Line Up
9:10 am: 1 mile fun walk starts
10:15 am: Awards Ceremony for top runners in respective age division, followed by Best Costume Award and raffle winners announced.
11:30 am: Festivities conclude
The race starts at the South Shore Riverfront Park, near the Hofbraehaus on 27th street. Enjoy the rolling path along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail to the turnaround near 6th street. The turnaround will bring you back along the same course you just ran or walked to the finish line, located where you started. Best part of the race....NO HILLS!
Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh
2821 Sarah St., Pittsburgh