Lisa Napoletano Running with the Angels 5K / 15K / 1M Races

Sat May 8, 2021 Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 US Directions
Events

5K Run

9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

15K Run

9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Youth 1 Mile Race

9:45AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

1 Mile Adult Fun Run

9:45AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

Virtual Race 15K/5K/1M

9:00AM EDT - 11:59PM EDT
Description

Course Description:

5K Run/Walk- The 5K Course will consist of an out and back on the Lehigh Gorge Trail.

15K Run - The 15K Course will be an out and back 4.6 mile course continuing a few miles past the 5K turnaround to a marked 15K turnaround approximately 1000ft south of the town of Weissport. 

1M Youth Race & Adult Fun Run- Both events will start at the same time, and will consist of a .5 Mile out and back course.  The youth race will be feature an award at the post race ceremony.

 

Start Format

To allow for social distancing at the start we will be scoring over all winners based on 'gun time' and age group winners based off 'chip time'.  We ask for elite runners going for the win to toe off first at the start line.  There is no need to stand crowded together at the start line.  All runners will receive an official 'chip time' based off the time they individually cross the start line to their finish.  The 'chip time' is used for all age group ranking.

We ask that all runners wear a face mask during packet pickup / checkin, and that you practice social distancing during the event.  Runners do not need to wear masks while racing.

In Memory of Lisa Napoletano

Lisa Napoletano was a Freshman this past year at Marian and a member of the Cross Country and Track and Field teams. Early this March, she was involved in an unfortunate ATV accident and passed away from her injuries. The Marian Community, Cross Country Team, and Track and Field Team was blessed to know her and have her in our lives, even for such a short period of time. Part of this event is dedicated to her memory and the impact she had on her school and her teams. In order to honor her, her family has set up a scholarship fund and non-profit organization "Lisa Napoletano-Running with the Angels" honoring her memory that is awarded to a member of the Cross Country Team, Track and Field Team, or is active in Snowboarding and that display strong team spirit and values academics. This option allows you to donate towards the scholarship fund in her memory as she Runs with the Angels.

Packet Pickup

To reduce any crowd size, and to comply with all CDC guidelines on social distancing, we will be offering several pre-race packet pickup options. 

PRE Race Packet pickup will be available Friday at the race starting line area 4-6pm

Course Description

5K Course: 1.55 miles out and back on the lovely D@L Trail starting south out of the Jim Thorpe Train Station lot. 

   

15K Course: 4.65 miles out and back on the lovely D@L Trail starting south out of the Jim Thorpe Train Station lot.

Awards

OVERALL AWARDS

Overall Awards will be presented as follows:

Men - 1st Place
Women - 1st Place

MASTERS (Over 40)

Men - 1st Place
Women - 1st Place

AGE GROUPS - 10 YEAR INTERVALS

Age group awards will be presented to the top three men and the top three women in the following age groups:
0-9, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 Plus

Youth 1 Mile Race:

Overall runners 1-2-3 Boys and Girls will be awarded, as well as age group 6 & U, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12.

Place
Jim Thorpe Train Station
One Susquehanna St
Jim Thorpe, PA US 18229
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RACE DAY

What to expect on race day May 8:

🏃‍♀️We are running on a rolling start to help follow social distancing guidelines. This means when you arrive at the race you can take off!! Rolling start begins at 9am -9:30am. We ask that faster more competitive runners come earlier.

🏃‍♀️The trail will be clearly marked on where turn around areas for each portion of the race. 15k participates will turn around at a 4.65 mile marker.

🏃‍♀️There is street parking in Jim Thorpe however with the race being on a Saturday there may be less street parking options. There is paid parking by the Jim Thorpe Train Station.

🏃‍♀️Race will take off behind the Jim Thorpe Train Station (across the street from Myst) there will be a big blow up at the start of the race which will track your time. Your time is being tracked with your number so make sure you have it pinned on

THANK YOU

Thank you again!  Also thank you to all our sponsors listed below!

 

Arielle Finance of America Mortgage                                                 Gaglianos Pizza Albrightsville

REmax Service Group                                                                              Mountain View Notary

YMCA Camp Mason                                                                                 Acorn Academy Albrightsville

REmax Rose M Beck Associates                                                            Hazle Park Breakfast Crew

Pink Zebra Amanda Yoder                                                                     Calcano Plumbing

Pine Ridge Service                                                                                 Distance Running Camp YMCA

Shanna Palazzo                                                                                      Giant Floor And Wall Covering Bartonville

Law Office of Kelly Jamison                                                               

Rose McGlone

Zayco Construction

Sponsors
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