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First Strides Allentown Spring


Tue March 27 - Wed May 30, 2018
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Type: Run or Run/Walk
Description

A 10-week program to help you comfortably progress from the couch to walking, jogging or running at a pace that’s right for you.

First Strides® meets weekly, offering presentations on topics ranging from what to wear to injury prevention. We then stretch and do a group walk/run. Please come dressed for activity.

Women from ages 12 to 112 are welcome to attend. Join with your daughters, mothers, neighbors, co-workers and friends.  Participants are expected to have approval from their doctors to participate. 

Our mentors are First Strides® graduates,  Women’s 5K Classic committee members and Lehigh Valley Road Runners (LVRR) members.

We host 2 workshops in the spring at the Lehigh Parkway.  We meet in the evening from March 27th (28th) – May 29th (30th) @ 6:15 pm.  You may select Tuesday night, Wednesday night or both.

Cost: $50 (early-bird specials $45 until March 23) for single night.  $90 (early-bird special $85 until Mach 23) for both nights. Fee includes literature, workouts, mentoring/instruction, and graduation shirt (if earned by attending 7 out of 10 sessions) Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable between people or evenings/programs.

Registration fee is non-transferrable between people or locations, and is non-refundable. Note: switching between nights will not be possible.

Events
Event Date Time Price Details
Tuesday Evening
Date
03/27 - 05/29
Time
6:15PM EDT - 7:45PM EDT
N/A
Wednesday Evening
Date
03/28 - 05/30
Time
6:15PM EDT - 7:45PM EDT
N/A
Both Tuesday and Wednesday Evening
Date
03/27 - 05/30
Time
6:15PM EDT - 7:45PM EDT
N/A
Event Website

Additional Event information can be found at https://firststrides.wordpress.com/.

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Place
GPS: 1600 Park Drive, Allentown PA 18103

From Rt 22 (East or West): (2.8 Miles to Parkway) Exit South on 15th St Toward Allentown, Pass YMCA on left, cross over open bridge, go thru next stop light. Just over the hill (there will be a 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree right turn into the parkway (middle road) and follow road to end. You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.

From Rt. 78 (East or West): (1.5 Miles to Parkway) Exit and go north on Lehigh St toward Allentown for one mile then turn left onto Jefferson /15th St at Traffic Light at Parkway Shopping Center. Go 1/4 mile and (at 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree left into Parkway (middle road) and follow road to end. You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.
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Directions

GPS: 1600 Park Drive, Allentown PA 18103

From Rt 22 (East or West): (2.8 Miles to Parkway) Exit South on 15th St Toward Allentown, Pass YMCA on left, cross over open bridge, go thru next stop light. Just over the hill (there will be a 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree right turn into the parkway (middle road) and follow road to end. You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.

From Rt. 78 (East or West): (1.5 Miles to Parkway) Exit and go north on Lehigh St toward Allentown for one mile then turn left onto Jefferson /15th St at Traffic Light at Parkway Shopping Center. Go 1/4 mile and (at 5-way intersection) make a 90 degree left into Parkway (middle road) and follow road to end. You’ll see mentors with signs and flags to help you park.