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.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

Download the form and bring with you on Saturday to register in person

St. Luke's Youth RunDATE – Saturday, April 26, 2014

START TIME – 2:40 pm
(Check in 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm)

REGISTRATION – Opens October 1, 2013
You can also download this printable PDF. Online registration is preferable.

COURSE
Start and finish take place in front of  Holiday Inn Allentown,
9th and Hamilton Streets, Allentown, PA

ENTRY FEES – FREE
*All participants receive a free t-shirt!
Online registration closes on Friday, April 13. Your children will have the opportunity to sign up for the race in person on April 26.

CHECK-IN: All check-in and race day registration will occur across the street from Holiday Inn Allentown at PPL Plaza. ** Do not enter the expo to register or pick up your child’s bib. **

DISTANCES
• 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

SCHOOL AWARD:
The schools with the most number of students registered to run the St. Luke’s Youth Run are eligible to receive a cash award which will presented to the school’s physical education department in May.

$750 – 1st prize; $500 – 2nd prize; $250 – 3rd prize

2013 School Competition Winners

$500 – McKinley Elementary School, Allentown
$300 – Moore Elementary School, Northampton
$150 – Luis Ramos Elementary School, Allentown

LIVE RESULTS ON YOUR SMARTPHONE!
Download the Queen City Timing Results app to your Android or iPhone and get live results on race day.

OFFICIAL RACE PHOTOGRAPHER
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Evan Pilchik Photography

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