St. Patty's Marsh Madness 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

Event Date

Sat, Apr 12, 2014


Leesport, PA

About This Activity

The YMCA of Reading & Berks County will be holding a 5k race and a fun run at Blue Marsh Lake to kick-off our Polar Bear Plunge.

Event schedule and times

Pre-Registration: Online registration available at  Or mail registration form and payment to Tri Valley YMCA Attn: Megan Dougherty, 607 Crisscross Rd, Fleetwood, PA 19522.  
Where: Blue Marsh Lake, Leesport, PA.  Start and finish line at the Dry Brook’s Day Use Area.  
Entry Fee:5k: $25/individual or $75/team (Up to 4 team members). Each runner will receive a t-shirt and a finisher medal.1-mile Fun Run: $10/individual. Each runner will receive a finisher medal.
Race Day Registration: 8-8:45am  
Race Start: 9am  
Awards: Overall Male and Female, 14-under, 15-21, 22-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61+, (male and female awards for each age group)  
Award Ceremony: The award ceremony will follow the Polar Bear Plunge at the Sinking Spring Family YMCA located at 4920 Penn Avenue, Sinking Spring, 19608. The award  ceremony will begin at approximately 12pm.  
Special Costume Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the individual racers with the best  costumes and teams with the best costumes.

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