Pittsburgh Pirates 5K Home Run

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Apr 18, 2015

Address

Pittsburgh, PA

Pricing

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5K Runner - 5K Runner - Individual

$31 $35 Closed

5K Walker - 5K Walker - Individual

$31 $33 Closed

5K Team Challenge - Team Captain create your team here

$120 $120 Closed

5K Team Challenge - Team Member join your team here

$0 $0 Closed

One Mile Family Fun Run - Ages 14 and under

$10 $10 Closed

One Mile Family Fun Run - Ages 15+

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

Pirates Charities invites runners, walkers and fans of all ages and abilities to show your Pirates pride by participating in this annual 5K race, presented by Highmark and Allegheny Health Network.  All 5K participants will receive a commemorative tech t-shirt and a ticket voucher for ONE complimentary ticket to any Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18-23.  For the first time in 2015, all 5K participants will receive a commemorative medal upon completion of the race.  Plus, all participants will cross the finish line at Home Plate inside PNC Park.

Families are also encouraged to participate with the Chick-fil-A One Mile Family Fun Run, which also finishes on PNC Park's field!  Fun Run participants will receive a specially designed Family Fun Run t-shirt and a ticket voucher for ONE complimentary ticket to any Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18-23.

Event details and schedule

Race Information

Date/Times:

Saturday, April 18 at PNC Park

6:30 a.m. - Runner Check-in; start times assigned

8:00 a.m. – 5K Run/Walk begins

8:30 a.m. - Family Fun Run (1 mile) begins
(Note: All Race Routes will finish inside PNC Park.)

Prices:

5K Run/Walk - $31 (through 2/28), $33 (3/1 – 3/31), $35 (starting 4/1)

5K Team Challenge - $120

One Mile Family Fun Run - $10 per child ages 14 and under; $15 per person ages 15+

Registration Options:

5K Run

  • All 5K runners will be electronically timed
  • Chips will be pre-assigned and distributed at packet pick-up (or mailed to you, based upon your selection).
  • Staggered start times will be assigned
  • Runners will receive a tech T-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18 – 23
  • For the first time in 2015, all 5K runners will receive a specially designed commemorative medal upon completion of the race!

5K Walk

  • Participants are welcome to walk the 5K route
  • Timing will not be available for walkers
  • Walkers also receive a tech T-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18 – 23
  • For the first time in 2015, all 5K walkers will receive a specially designed commemorative medal upon completion of the race!

5K Team Challenge

  • Team of four people each running the 5K
  • The four 5K times are averaged together for a team time
  • Men/Women/Coed teams
  • Team challenge participants receive a tech T-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18 – 23
  • For the first time in 2015, all 5K team participants will receive a specially designed commemorative medal upon completion of the race!

One Mile Family Fun Run*

  • Families of all sizes are encouraged to join in the fun with a one mile course
  • Children ages 14 and under will receive a discounted rate of $10
  • Fee for participants ages 15 and over is $15 per registrant
  • One Mile Family Fun Run participants will receive a specially designed commemorative Family Fun Run T-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18 – 23

*All runners under 18 will need a parent/guardian to read and approve the electronic waiver of liability upon registration.

Race Packets:

Participants can pick up race packets on race day beginning at 6:30 a.m. or in advance at the Pirates Administrative Offices, located on the corner of Federal and West General Robinson Streets (please see dates and times below).

Advance Packet and/or T-Shirt Pick-up Dates and Times at PNC Park (Pirates Administrative Offices, located on the corner of Federal and West General Robinson Streets):

  • April 11th and 12th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • April 15th* and 16th: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • April 17th*: 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

(Please note: The Pirates are playing at PNC Park on April 15th and on April 17th)

Post-Race Party:

All participants are invited to the post-race party that will be held on Federal Street immediately following the conclusion of the race. Complimentary food and beverages will be provided!

Start/Finish Line:

The 5K and Family Fun Run will start on Federal Street and finish on the field at PNC Park.

T-shirts/Pirates' Game Tickets:

All 5K participants will receive a tech t-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18-23. Family Fun Run participants will receive a specially designed, commemorative Family Fun Run t-shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park between April 18-23.  All participants will receive a special BOGO Pirates ticket offer!

Top Finisher Recognition:

  • The top male and top female 5K runners in each age group will be recognized on the field prior to the Pirates vs. Cubs game on Tuesday, April 21st at PNC Park. Age groups are: under 15, 16-19, and 10 year age groups from 20-70+.
  • The top Team Challenge group in each category will be recognized on the field prior to the Pirates vs. Cubs game on Tuesday, April 21st at PNC Park. Team Challenge categories are male, female and coed.
  • #1 Pirates Fan - The participant with the most festive Pirates attire will win a customized jersey and two complimentary tickets to the Pirates/Brewers game on Saturday, April 18.

Winner Notification:

Race results will be printed and posted by 11:00 a.m. and online at pirates.com/5KHOMERUN by 1:30 p.m. Top finishers in each age group will be contacted via telephone/e-mail with instructions regarding details for the pregame recognition ceremony.

Timing Services:

Timing services for the Pittsburgh Pirates 5K Home Run are being provided by The Runner's High of Grove City, PA. Chips will be assigned upon registration.

Parking:

Complimentary parking will be available, courtesy of Alco Parking, for all participants in Gold Lot 4, Red Lots 5A and 6. Parking map available at www.alcoparking.com/nshore.html.

Volunteers:

If you are interested in volunteering to help on race day, please e-mail jackie.hunter@pirates.com.

Cancelling a Registration:

Please e-mail jackie.hunter@pirates.com if you have registered and cannot participate in the race. Your registration fee is non-refundable.

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