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First Annual Run the Pike 5k


Sat September 16 2017
Location: Lower Gwynedd Township, PA US 19002 Directions
Type: Run Only
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Events
Event Time Price Details
5k Run
Time
8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
N/A
Place
1032 N. Bethlehem Pike
Lower Gwynedd Township, PA US 19002
Description

The First Annual Run The Pike 5k will take place on Saturday, September 16th starting at the famous Spring House Tavern in Spring House, PA! 

This is a ground breaking event for the area....It's THE FIRST TIME EVER that we will be CLOSING DOWN Bethlehem Pike from Shedle Lane to Penllyn Pike for a run!!!!

With careful planning with the PIKE FEST committee, Lower Gwynedd Township & Scoogie Events, we have joined together with The famous Spring House Tavern and the brand new Whole Foods in Spring House (along with many other local businesses on Bethlehem Pike) to bring you one of THE MOST EXCITING NEW EVENTS IN THE AREA!!!

This first year event will be CAPPED at 500 runners for the first year and we expect this race to sell out by mid August if not earlier. 

Please register early as we cannot accept any runners once the 500 limit has been reached!

I wheel measured 5k course begins at ON THE CLOSED Bethlehem Pike at Key Bank at 8:00 am on 9/16 and takes runners on Bethlehem Pike to Dager Rd and then around Wissahickon High School and onto the beautiful Lower Gwynedd Township trail system back to the finish line at The Spring House Tavern where all runners will be treated to a continental breakfast served by Whole Foods Spring House and the Spring House Tavern.

And...drum roll....FREE mimosa's for runners of age provided by The Spring House Tavern!!!

Other Awesome Amenities:Gift card awards for the overall winners!

Special edition Run The Pike awards for each age group (three deep)!

FREE commemorative "Run The Pike 5k" Dri Fit Tech Tee for all runners registered by September 5th!!!!!!! (Now in BOTH male & female sizing)

REGISTER HERE!

Registration pricing:

July 1-31: $30

August 1-31: $35

September 1-14: $40 

Race Day: (If not sold out): $45

 

BRAND NEW EXCITING SCOOGIE EVENTS PROGRAM:

1. Scoogie Events MULTI-FAMILY & FRIENDS discount program!!

Scoogie Events MULTI-FAMILY & FRIENDS Program allows you and your family to save $10 when you register 3 people or more :-) 

This event WILL sell out at 500 runners.

Once 500 runners is reached, we CANNOT accept any more runners.....no exceptions.

Please sign up early to ensure your slot!!!

LATEST UPDATE: 

"You ask for it.....we deliver": Many folks have been asking if we are giving age group awards in five year increments (versus ten year)....NOW we are!! From now on, ALL Scoogie events age group awards will be in FIVE YEAR age increments!!

Also: New disposable bib tag timing by DQ Events(same timing that is used at the NYC Marathon). Instant results available at finish. Results posted at www.dqevents.com in 24-48 hours. 

Packet Pick up will be held at Born To Run :-)

A racer email will be sent out the Monday before the race detailing everything that you will need to know about packet pick up and race day details. 

***If you cannot attend packet pick up....you can pick up your packet on race morning starting at 6:15 am.

 

AWARDS: "You ask for it.....we deliver": From now on, ALL Scoogie events age group awards will be in FIVE YEAR age increments!! Awards given for 5k: Overall winner (male and female), plus top three males and females in each age category: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 60-64, 65-69, 70+

A detailed race email including information regarding packet pick up, parking & race day details will be emailed out on Monday, September 11th.

Stay tuned:-)

If you have any questions, please feel free to email to good folks at Scoogie Events and they will respond promptly. 

NOTE: We do not issue any refunds, transfers or credits.

Scoogie Events, LLC contact: scoogie@scoogie.com or call:215.439.1684

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Course Description

I wheel measured 5k course begins at ON THE CLOSED Bethlehem Pike at Key Bank at 8:00 am on 9/16 and takes runners on Bethlehem Pike to Dager Rd and then around Wissahickon High School and onto the beautiful Lower Gwynedd Township trail system back to the finish line at The Spring House Tavern where all runners will be treated to a continental breakfast served by Whole Foods Spring House and the Spring House Tavern.