ERC St. Patrick's Day Distance Festival

Other, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Mar 12, 2016


Erie, PA

About This Activity

SPONSORS: The Erie Runners Club, Creative Imprint Systems and the Big White Trailer.

COURSE: The race will begin and end near the front of the Rotary Pavilion.

2M RACE: This is to be a competitive racewalk. Casual walkers are asked to please enter the 5k event.

TIME LIMIT: Participants in the 5k and 2M race must finish by 10:00 am.

REGISTRATION: Day of race signup and packet pickup for pre-registered runners will begin at 8 AM in the Rotary Pavilion near the Waterworks area at Presque Isle. There are heated restrooms in the Rotary Pavilion. Post-race refreshments and award presentation in the Rotary Pavilion will begin 15 minutes after the last finishers cross the finish line.

PACKET PICKUP: Friday prior to race from 2-6 pm.  ERC Beach 1 Pavilion

AWARDS: Awards to the first-place male and female and to the first masters male and female in the run. Age group awards in the 10K and 5k to the top 20% (Min 1, no maximum) (limited by pre-registered participants) males and females in (5 yr) age group categories.  The 2M Racewalk will recognize limited 10 yr age groups.

The race will take place as scheduled regardless of the weather, with the following exception: The race will be cancelled if Presque Isle State Park is closed by park authorities.  Check the website on race morning for closing information. Erie Runners Club may be followed on Twitter @ErieRunnersClub

RACE PREMIUM: The race premium is a top-quality long-sleeve T-shirt. You must pre-register to be guaranteed a shirt on race day. Orders will not be taken for additional shirts. Postmark deadline to pre-register is Thurs 9 days prior to race date. (Online Registration through Sunday prior to race) (Series registration deadline is 3 weeks prior to event - see below) Shirts not picked up on race day will be forfeit.

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