St. Luke’s Youth Run
- Event Info
- Course & Distances
- School Awards
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 22, 2017
ENTRY FEES – FREE
*All participants receive a free t-shirt! T-shirts are guaranteed to those children who are registered by April 2, 2017.
Online registration closes on Wednesday, April 19 at 11:59 p.m. Your children will have the opportunity to sign up for the race in person on April 22. We highly encourage online registration for expedited check-in on race day.
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 pm.
PPL Plaza, 835 W. Hamilton Street, Allentown, PA 18101.
All check-in and race day registration will occur across the street from Holiday Inn Allentown at PPL Plaza. ** Do not enter the half marathon/5k expo to register or pick up your child’s bib. **
Start and finish take place in front of PPL Plaza, 9th and Hamilton Streets, Allentown, PA
• 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 2016.
$750 – 1st prize; $500 – 2nd prize; $250 – 3rd prize
2016 Winning Schools
$750 – Bethlehem Christian School
$500 – Donegan Elementary
$250 – Freemansburg Elementary