St. Luke’s Youth Run
It’s never too early to start running! Gather up the kids and join us for the St. Luke’s Youth Run event for children ages 3-14.
Each participant will receive a free t-shirt and the experience of participating in a non-competitive race that promotes healthy exercising habits for youngsters. Each age group will run in separate races with appropriate distances.
DATE – Saturday, April 21, 2018
START TIME – 2:30 pm
Check-in 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Parent/Guardian must be present. Check-in ends promptly at 2:30.
LOCATION – Lehigh Parkway, Allentown
GPS: 40.579053, -75.493502
Please note that our Youth Run has been moved to the Lehigh Valley Road Runner clubhouse in Lehigh Parkway due to the renovation of Holiday Inn Center City Allentown.
ENTRY FEES – FREE
*All participants receive a free t-shirt! T-shirts are guaranteed to those children who are registered by April 1, 2018.
Online registration closes on Saturday, April 14 at 11:59 p.m. Your children will have the opportunity to sign up for the race in person on April 21. We highly encourage online registration for expedited check-in on race day.
Start and finish take place near the Lehigh Valley Road Runner clubhouse in Lehigh Parkway, Allentown.
• 3-4 year old – 1/8 mile
• 5-6 year old – ¼ mile
• 7-8 year old – ½ mile
• 9-14 year old – 1 mile
Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 schools that have the most participants complete the Youth Run. The awards will be presented to the schools in May 2018.
$750 – 1st prize; $500 – 2nd prize; $250 – 3rd prize
2017 Winning Schools
$750 – Roberto Clemente Elementary Charter School
$500 – Bethlehem Christian School
$250 – St. Elizabeth Regional School