RUN/WALK EVENTS - JUNE
WINGED WARRIOR 5K
Website: Winged Warrior 5K
Address: Lehigh Valley International Airport, Allentown, PA
Fly baby fly! Run onto the runway at Lehigh Valley International Airport for the American Cancer Society!
This 5K Run/Walk has a 60 minute time limit - plenty of time for walkers. Part of the course includes the taxiway and runway. It's a unique opportunity to run on a massive runway (legally!) that is used by the big commercial jets. The race is organized by the Lehigh Valley International Airport's Community Engagement department to raise money for the American Cancer Society.
Organized by Lehigh Valley International Airport's Community Engagement Department
Chip-timed with instant results by SpectaSport
Open to all ages and abilities
Free race shirt for entries received through 5/28/2018
First Overall Male and Female
Gender-Specfic Age Group awards for following ages: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Fees: $25 in advance (online registration only), $35 on race day
Race Address: 150 Fashion Drive South, Allentown, PA 18109 (back side of airport)
· Directions: From Route 22, take Airport Road (Route 987) North to Race Street, make a left onto Fashion Drive.
· Parking: Follow signs on Fashion Drive (Air Traffic Control Tower will be on your left; Maintenance Building will be on your right). Follow signs for parking.
· Security: Due to increased security, the following items are NOT allowed: hard or soft coolers and ice chests (except for small insulated bags for medicine), backpacks, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, large umbrellas, pets, fireworks or weapons. Vehicles may be subject to search.
NOTE: Arrive early on race day as you will need to go through TSA security check.
RUN THE VINEYARDS - BLUE MOUNTAIN 5K
Date: 06/02/2018 - 06/03/2018
Website: Run the Vineyards - Blue Mountain 5K
Address: New Tripoli, PA
IRONTON RAIL - TRAIL 5K RUN/WALK
Website: Ironton Rail - Trail 5K Run/Walk
Address: Coplay, PA
5K Run $25
5K Walk $25
The IRT 5K Run/Walk will be held on the new 1.4 mile section of trail in North Whitehall Township. The 5K Run/Walk will be on a fine screening trail passing historical cement manufacturing buildings. The 1.4 mile trail extension achieves the goal of the IRT Master Plan of 9.2 miles total length.
The Ironton Rail Road serviced the first high quality Iron and Portland Cement manufacturing companies in America, significantly contributing to the Industrial Revolution in the late 1800's.
Race Day Registration 8 AM to 9:15 AM
LVRR SUMMER SERIES 5K
Website: August LVRR Summer Series 5K
Address: Little Lehigh Parkway, 1600 Park Drive, Allentown, PA 18103
Entry Fee: NONE – One more way the club supports and encourages fitness for our community. Participants must register (either online or in person on race day).
Course: LVRR 5K course. Accurately measured, mostly flat, cinder trail in Lehigh Parkway.
Race Day Registration: Begins at 5:15 p.m.
Age: Racers must be 10 years of age.
Race Start: Begins at 6:30 p.m.
Timing and Results: Each race accurately timed and individual results will be posted. You will be able to check your overall results after each event. There are no awards given for this series.
Website: Zephyr 5K
Address: Whitehall-Coplay School District Transportation Parking Lot, Whitehall, PA
Race Purpose: Welcome to the inaugural Zephyr 5K! This year, the Zephyr 5K will help raise funds for the 22q Family Foundation. 22q Deletion Syndrome is caused by a missing piece of the 22 nd chromosome and can affect every system in the body. The funds will be put towards research to find a cure for this very rare disease. Educators from the Whitehall-Coplay School District are partnering with the Bryn Mawr Racing Company to help bring the community together in support of this great cause.
Awards: The Top Two Finishers in each age group will receive awards as well as the Top Three Finishers overall. The age groups are broken down as follows:
19 and under; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60 and over
Entry: Price through June 4th - $30 (adults) and $10 (children ages 10 & under);
Price after that date (including race day) - $40 (adults) and $15 (children ages 10 & under)
Amenities: The course will start on Zephyr Blvd. near the WCSD Transportation parking lot and go throughout the entire district campus, ending at the track. There will be water available at the completion of the race. All runners will receive a t-shirt at the time of race day registration for participants registered prior to June 4th. There will be vendors available to purchase concessions. There will be also be a Kids Run that goes around the track following the timed adult races. The Kids Run requires registration and the races will occur by age groups.
THE BASH AT THE BEACH
Website: The Bash at the Beach
Address: Cedar Beach Park, 2600 Parkway Blvd, Allentown, PA 18104
Entry Fees: $25.00 Pre Entry postmarked by 8th guarantees T-Shirt & Gift Bag
Packet pick up at the Emmaus Run Inn on Friday June 22nd - 3-7pm & Race Day prior to the event
Race Day sign up begins at 7:00am at Cedar Beach Park
Awards to top three in each age category; male & female
14 and under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 and over
The Top 5 Walkers will be awared gift cards