2016 Emmaus Spirit Run 5K "Costume Run and Fun Walk"

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Oct 15, 2016

Address

Pittsburgh, PA

Pricing

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5k Spirit Run - Adult Runner - 14 & Up

$25 $25 Closed

5k Spirit Run - Child Runner - 13 & Under

$15 $15 Closed

5k Spirit Run - Family (Up to two adults and up to three children under 18)

$50 $50 Closed

1 Mile Fun Walk - Adult Walker - 14 & Up

$25 $25 Closed

1 Mile Fun Walk - Child Walker - 13 & Under

$15 $15 Closed

1 Mile Fun Walk - Family (Up to 2 adults and up to 3 children under 18)

$50 $50 Closed

Running-5K - Bulk Team Registration - Team Registration- minimum is 6 , maximum is 7 participants.

$120 $120 Closed

About This Activity

RUNNING, COSTUMES AND PUMPKINS….Oh my!

Put away your everyday running gear and get into the Halloween spirit by running in your favorite costume at the 3rd Annual Emmaus 5k Costume Spirit Run on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The Spirit Run takes place along the scenic South Shore Riverfront Park, in the heart of the South Side Works.  The run is a chipped 5k loop or a family friendly 1-mile fun walk along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail.  Awards will be given to respective age division winners. 

Join us for the family fun festivities which include pumpkin painting, games, and more! Make no bones about it, this 5k is going to be a Spooktacular event! 

Costumes for all participants and supporters are encouraged.

Prizes awarded for best costumes!

All proceeds benefit the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh. Emmaus provides homes, services and advocacy for those with intellectual disabilities.

Be sure to register early! The first 200 registered racers will receive a race t-shirt and Under Armour swag bag! Online registration closes at midnight on October 13th.  Additional registrations can be completed on the day of the event. 

Event details and schedule

Packet Pick Up:  Check back to for details

TIMING CHIPS:  ATTACH YOUR DISPOSABALE 5K RACE CHIP SECURELY TO YOUR SHOE LACES PRIOR TO RACE TIME.

Event Schedule: 

8:30 am: Race Festivities Begin

Entertainment, raffles, and festivities will take place at South Shore Riverfront Park.

8:30 am: Pre-Race Warm Up

8:50 am: Runners Line Up

9:00 am:  5K Run Starts

9:05 am:  Walkers Line Up

9:10 am: 1 mile fun walk starts

10:15 am: Awards Ceremony for top runners in respective age divisions.

10:30 am:  Awards given for best costume, followed by raffle winners announced.

11:30 am:  Event Ends


Race course:

The run will be a chipped 5k loop on the Three Rivers Heritage Trail, beginning and ending at the South Shore Riverfront Park.

The race starts at the South Shore Riverfront Park, near the Hofbraehaus on 27th street. Enjoy the rolling path along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail to the turnaround near 6th street.  The turnaround will bring you back along the same course you just ran or walked to the finish line, located where you started.  Best part of the race....NO HILLS!

Parking:

South Side Works garages at 26th and Sydney St. or 28th and Sydney St.  Limited street parking is also available. 

Runners, walkers and their fans are encouraged to wear costumes to the race!

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