St. Luke’s Youth Run


Event Info

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.

*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