Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark Banner Image
Sun October 14, 2018 Pittsburgh, PA US 15219
Description

Celebrate the start of the 2018 - 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins season by participating in the sixth annual Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark on October 14, 2018.  The unique 6.6K distance (4.1 miles) pays tribute to Pittsburgh Penguins great Mario Lemieux, and proceeds from the event benefit two local Pittsburgh charities; the Mario Lemieux Foundation and the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.  Race Day information can be found on the Mario Lemieux Foundation website, HERE.

 

Become a Fundraiser

Participants are encouraged to join the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk Fundraising Team!  Both 6.6K and 3.3K participants are welcome to fundraise!

Become a 6.6K Run and Family Walk Fundraiser to win unique Penguins prizes and raise funds for the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and the Mario Lemieux Foundation.


All fundraisers who commit to raising a minimum of $166 will receive:
- Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk custom quarter zip jacket
- Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk custom window cling
- Custom Fundraiser Race Bib

Fundraisers who raise additional funds will be eligible for the following prizes (in addition to the minimum prizes listed above):

Raise $500 to receive: Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk custom hat

Raise $1,000 to receive:  Mario Lemieux, Jake Guentzel, Patric Hornqvist or Matt Murray Autographed Pittsburgh Penguins Puck (randomly selected)

Raise $2,500 or more to receive: 16” x 20” 2016 Stanley Cup canvas signed by Mario Lemieux and Sidney Crosby

The Top 3 Overall Fundraisers, based on fundraising totals on RunSignUp at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, October 7, will each receive: Two Tickets to the Penguins/Avalanche Game on December 4, 2018 at PPG Paints Arena.  PLEASE NOTE - Online registration was extended to October 9, but the top three fundraisers will still be determined based on fundraising totals on Sunday, October 7 at 11:59 PM EST.

If you register as a "3.3K Family of Four" and choose to fundraise, only your team captain will be registered as an official fundraiser and be eligible for the fundraising prizes. If you want to register the other three walkers as fundraisers, please contact jcurry@mlf66.org

By becoming a fundraiser, you have committed to raising a minimum of $166. If you have not raised this minimum amount by October 7, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST, you will not receive your fundraising prize package at packet pick-up. 

Please note - your race registration is separate from this fundraising commitment.

Pricing

Event Registration Entry Fee:

6.6K

First Day - July 18 ONLY - $33.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 19-31 - $36.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $39.00 + platform fee
September 1 – October 7 - $41.00 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $45.00 + platform fee
*Youth - Ages 13 & under - $30.00

3.3K FAMILY WALK - INDIVIDUAL

First Day - July 18 ONLY - $20.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 19-31 - $23.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $26.00 + platform fee
September 1 - October 7 - $28.00 + platform fee

Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $30.00 + platform fee

3.3K FAMILY WALK – FAMILY (GROUP OF 4)
First Day - July 18 ONLY - $70.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 19-31 - $77.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $82.00 + platform fee
September 1 – October 7 - $87.00 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $95.00 + $5.00 platform fee

6.6K Virtual Race
August 1 - October 7 - $35.00 + platform fee

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.mariolemieux.org/our-events/6-6k-run-and-family-walk/.

Course Maps

The 6.6K Run and 3.3K Family Walk will begin and end at PPG Paints Arena.

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Sponsors
USATF Sanctioned Event
Place
1001 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA US 15219
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