West Reading Splash & Dash

Event Date

Sat, May 24, 2014


Reading, PA

About This Activity

Celebrate the unofficial beginning of summer with a family friendly Splash & Dash race in West Reading Park. Our "no frills" race features a 150 meter (6 laps) "snake" swim in the borough pool and mile run around the park. Sign up as an individual or with your family and finish together. Along with the race we will have a DJ playing music, a variety of local West Reading vendors and each participant will receive a goodie bag full of sponsor coupons and product samples. Don't miss out on this competitive, yet family friendly race, register today online to reserve your spot.

Event schedule and times

Race Notes: Due to the volume of athletes expect on race day we highly recommend preregistering online to avoid waiting in a long line. If you preregister, look for the check-in table to sign your wavier and pick up your goodie bag. Both check-in and race day registration will be held in the upper level of the stone pavilion off Sycamore Road. Registration/check-in opens a 8:30am, a pre-race meeting is held at 9:45am and the race will begin promptly at 10am. Race provided: A secure transition area, wheel measured course, professional timing, race bib & water stations. To participate you will need: A swimsuit, goggles, running shoes, and a t-shirt (t-shirt is optional if you plan on using a race number belt). Optional: swim cap, towel, backpack, race number belt.
Timing & Awards:
All athletes regardless of category will be timed individually. Family Race times are determined by adding each athletes individual time. Awards will be given to the top three finishers in each individual category, along with an award for the fastest family based on size, 2, 3 or 4 members.

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