2014 Beat The Heat 5K Run/Walk

Event Date

Sat, Aug 16, 2014


Murrysville, PA

About This Activity

Join us for the 12th Annual Beat the Heat which is hosted by the Franklin Regional Soccer Boosters! The event will start at 8 AM at Sloan School in Murrysville. This event is scored by The Runner’s High using the ChampionChip Timing System and will have a staggered start with competitive runners at the front of the pack.

Entry Fee:

$20 if registered by August 8th; $25 after August 8th.

T-shirts are guaranteed to those whose registration forms are received by August 8th; available while supplies last to those received after August 8th including day of race registration beginning @ 7:00 AM on Race Day (8/16/14).

Race Start:

Registration Check-in begins at 7 AM  Race starts at 8 AM - We will make every effort to have our competitive runners start the race at the front of the pack.  This Event is scored by The Runner’s High using the ChampionChip Timing System.  On race day, all participants will be issued a rental computer chip which is attached to the shoe and worn throughout the race.  Special mats at the finish line will record a finishing time for each chip.  All rental chips must be returned at the finish line.  There is a $35 fee for each lost chip.

Awards & Prizes:

Awards will be presented at the ceremony following the race. Awards to Top Male and Top Female Overall and to 1st place in the following Male and Female age groups:

Runners - U10, 11-13, 14-16, 17-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Walkers – No age bracket, awards to top 3

Prizes will be given away by random drawing after awards are distributed. All registered participants are eligible for prizes. You must be present to win.

Event schedule and times

Race starts and ends at Sloan Elementary School, 4121 Sardis Road, Murrysville, PA at 8:00 AM.  Registration opens at 7 AM and you can pickup your race packet at that time.

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