RACE DETAILS

Location

Hershey High School (Google Maps)

 

Date

August 24, 2019

 

Time

9:00 AM for the 5k Run, 10:00 AM for the 1 Mile Fun Run

 

Registration

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

5K Registration until August 1: $20 (T-Shirts guaranteed with registration until August 1)
5k Registration from August 1 – August 21:  $25
5k Registration on August 23 & 24:  $30

 

1-Mile Fun Run until August 1:  $10
1-Mile Fun Run after August 1:  $12

 

Pre-Registration Packet Pick-up & Race Registration

Friday, August 23 from 5:00pm – 8:00pm at Hershey High School
Saturday, August 24 from 7:00am – 8:40am at Hershey High School

 

Course

5K Course Map – Certified by USATF, Certified Course #15043WB

Fun Run Course Map

 

Split times will be provided at 1-mile and 2-mile marks of the 5K with water near the midpoint. Water and fruit will be provided at the finish line area.  Showers and lockers are not available.

 

Timing

NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MyLaps disposable BibTags.

 

Directions

From Harrisburg Area: From 83N, go onto 322E toward Hershey. Take Ephrata Exit and proceed through 5 lights. Turn left onto Homestead Road. Hershey High is on the immediate left.

 

From Lancaster Area: Take 283W to 743N (Hershey/Elizabethtown exit). Turn right and proceed approximately 6 miles on 743N to Homestead Road. Turn right onto Homestead. Cross Rte. 322E. Hershey High School is on the left.

 

From Lebanon/Palmyra Area: Follow 422W to the light at Homestead Road (just before the chocolate factory). Turn left onto Homestead Road. The high school is approximately ½ mile on the right.

 

Awards

No cash awards or prizes will be given away until the awards ceremony. Awards ceremony will begin at the conclusion of the Fun Run.

 

5K Run: $200 for first place, $150 for second place, $100 for third place, $75 for fourth place, $50 for fifth place, for both male and female participants. $50 will be awarded to Masters winners, male and female. No duplicates.

 

Prizes will also be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age category and many random prizes will be awarded.

    

     5K Age Categories: 13 & Under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & Over.  Awards given to top 3 runners in each age group.

 

Fun Run/Walk: Awards to top finishers, male and female for age groups listed. No awards for participants over 12 years of age.

 

     Fun Run Age Categories: 4 & Under, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12.  Awards given to top male and female runner in each category.