Wharton 5K Race


Event Date

Sat, Apr 8, 2017


Philadelphia, PA


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Wharton 5k

$18 $18 Closed

About This Activity

Race Purpose: The Wharton Council and the Wharton Graduate Association, in benefit of Camp Kesem, are proud to present the 6th Annual Wharton 5K, the University of Pennsylvania’s largest 5K event, held on April 8th, 2017 at 8:00 am. The main goal of the Wharton 5K is to bring together students, staff, and community members to give back to the Philadelphia community through a great cause: Camp Kesem, a student-led nonprofit organization that provides a free week-long summer camp for children affected by a parent’s cancer. For more information, please view our website at www.wharton5k.com.

Location: Shoemaker Green, 33rd Street, between the Palestra and Franklin Field.

Awards: Top 1-3 overall (male & female), and special awards for the fastest team* and most spirited team. In addition, all teams (at least 5 participants) will be entered into a raffle for various giftcards and prizes. For MBA students, Cluster Cup points will also be awarded based on participation!

*Fastest team is the lowest aggregate time of a team's 5 fastest runners (male or female).

Entry: Up to March 24th: $18 
After March 24th: $25
Online registration by April 7th, 2017 11:59PM; Race Day registration available at $25

Amenities: Free Dry-Fit t-shirt (for the first 600 entrants), post-race festival, snacks, giveaways, and more!

Questions: For questions or comments, email Sanjit Chakravarty at sanjitc@wharton.upenn.edu

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