Solar Vortex 5k/15k

Sun August 15, 2021 Boston, PA 15135 US Directions


$30 8:00AM EDT
124 spots left. Registration ends August 13, 2021 at 1:00pm EDT

5k Race Walk

$25 8:00AM EDT
124 spots left. Registration ends August 13, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT


$40 8:00AM EDT
124 spots left. Registration ends August 14, 2021 at 1:00pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1902 Donner St
Boston, PA US 15135

Welcome to the 8th Solar Vortex 5k/15k.  (formerly the Polar Vortex)

Team Brunazzi Event's low key summer race.

Registration: 7am-8:00am


NEW this year:  Tiki costume contest!

Come ready to run in your favorite Hawaiian shirt, grass skirt, or Totem mask.  Endless options.
Prizes for the best Tiki costumes.  1st-$100, 2nd-$50, 3rd-$25.
Hawaiian flower leis will be available so everyone can join in the fun.   


Also NEW this year:

A 5k Race Walk.  Trophies for the top 3 male and female walkers in this separate race.


All runners and walkers go home with a custom tiki medal.  Check out our Facebook page for the photo.

(No age group awards)

Course:  Flat rails to trails trail on crushed limestone

Water Stop:  Mile 1.55 at the 5k turn around and mile 4.66 at the 15k turn around.

Proceeds:  Meals on Wheels of Elizabeth Forward.

Top 3 M & F overall, masters M/F.

Please no headphones or pets.

Sanctioned by USATF.

Race Refund & Transfer Policy (effective 01-01-2016)

Team Brunazzi Events LLC has a zero refund policy. 

You may transfer race or distance at any time before the race.  You may NOT change distances after the race has started.  Please email TBE at with your transfer request. You will have to pay any additional amounts associated with the change.    

Shirt Policy (effective 01-01-2016)

Preregistered runners receive a shirt if they sign up by a specified date when the shirts are ordered.  After that extra shirts are first come, first serve.

After a race, shirts of runners that did not show up will be given to those runners that signed up race day.  If you want your shirt but cannot make the race, please have another runner pick yours up.

No shirts will be ordered after the race.  No shirts will be mailed.


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