We Came, We Thawed, We Conquered 5K and 5 Mile Holiday Races

Sun December 4 - Sun December 18, 2022 Bethlehem, PA 18018 US Directions
Events

We Came, We Thawed, We Conquered 5K Holiday Race

$25 12/18 9:00AM EST - 10:30AM EST Registration Opens September 30, 2022 at 10:19am EDT

We Came, We Thawed, We Conquered 5 Mile Holiday Race

$25 12/04 10:00AM EST - 11:30AM EST Registration Opens September 16, 2022 at 10:19am EDT

We Came, We Thawed, We Conquered 5k Walk Holiday Race

$25 12/04 9:00AM EST - 10:30AM EST Registration Opens September 16, 2022 at 10:19am EDT

We Came, We Thawed, We Conquered 5k and 5 Mile Holiday Challenge

$40 12/04 9:00AM EST - 11:30AM EST Registration Opens September 16, 2022 at 10:19am EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://schuylkillriverrunners.com/.

Place
56 River Street
Bethlehem, PA US 18018
Description

Hi Everybody!

We have the Sand Island Park trail reserved for December 4 for a FUN day of running and racing!

Be a part of a new Holiday event in the Lehigh Valley. The race offers a nice course next to the river, a flat course to fast times, excellent shirt art and awards, post race hot chocolate. All athletes will also receive an oval THAWED Sticker as well.

Compete in the 5k/5 Mile Challenge
Be eligible for more awards and receive a Thawed bar glass! The Challenge is to run the 5k at 9 am, then the 5 mile at 10 am. There are awards for the Challenge competitors as well. You can win awards in the 5k, the 5 mile and in the Challenge! Please see the awards section below.

Walkers are welcome in the 5k race. There will be awards for walkers as well.

We'll have plenty of porta-potties and a well organized event. 

We are happy to answer any questions you have! We'll see you December 4!

STUFF WE ALL GET (SWAG)

All athletes will receive a very cool Thawed T-shirt and a finisher's coffee mug for your favorite post-race or morning beverage!

We'll have plenty of hot chocolate available to test drive your new mug.

Awards, oval THAWED Sticker, post-race hot chocolate.

Compete in the 5k/5 Mile Challenge and be eligible for more awards and receive a Thawed bar glass! 

 Mug       tshirt  Beverage glass  sticker

 

 

AWARDS

Awards for the 5k and 5 mile races, as well as the 5k/5 Mile Challenge

  • First overall female and male.

  • Top three in each age group: 1-10, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-Over.

5k Walk Awards

  • First overall female and male.

  • Top 3 in these age groups: 1-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-Over.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE

DECEMBER 4, Check-in is at the Ice House for event check-in and post race festivities.

  • Athlete check-in 07:30-08:45 am

  • 5k race start 09:00 am

  • 5 Mile race start 10:00 am

  • Live results posted as you finish. All athletes will be sent the link so they can see if they received an overall or age group award. If you do, just go with your phone to the Ice House and you'll get your awards

  • Post race hot chocolate is available for all athletes at the Ice House as well.
RACE ROUTE

Both the 5k and 5 Mile races are on the trail. It is hard packed and flat. We'll have a aid station for the 5k at mile 1.25 (you'll also see at at mile 1.8 after the 5k turnaround). The 5 Mile race can sue the mile 1.25 aid station and also the mile 2 aid station, so that will have 5 mile runners passing an aid station at miles 1.25, 2, 3 and 3.75).

Walkers are welcome in the 5k race. There will be awards for walkers as well.

Here is the 5k course map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/4582969543

Here is the 5 Mile course map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/4582965442

PARKING

There is plenty of parking near the start/finish line with additional parking just over the bridge .3 miles from the park.

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