Location: Pittsburgh , PA US 15219 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Description

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  Registration is only available at pre-race packet pickup locations or on race morning. More information available here:  http://www.mariolemieux.org/events/6-6k-run-and-family-walk/

Celebrate your Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins and the start of the 50th Anniversary season by participating in the fourth annual Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark on October 16, 2016.  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. 

Breaking News! The Stanley Cup will be on display at the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark. The Stanley Cup will be on display post-race during the awards ceremony near the big screen and finish line area.

Pre-race packet pickup and complete race-day information has been added to the 6.6K page on the Mario Lemieux Foundation's website here: http://www.mariolemieux.org/events/6-6k-run-and-family-walk/

 

Become a Fundraiser

Participants are encouraged to join the Pittsburgh Penguins Fundraising Team by registering as a “Friend of Mario”!  Both 6.6K and 3.3K participants are welcome to fundraise!

Become a “Friend of Mario” 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:
-6.6K 50th Anniversary Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup Commemorative 11”x14” Canvas
-“Friend of Mario” 6.6K Reflective Bracelet
-“Friend of Mario” 6.6K Custom 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:  Mario Lemieux Autographed 6.6K Puck

Raise $1,000 to receive:  Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin or Phil Kessel Autographed Pittsburgh Penguins Jersey (randomly selected)

Raise $3,000 or more to receive:  Mario Lemieux and Sidney Crosby Autographed 6.6K 50th Anniversary Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup Commemorative 11”x14” Canvas

The Top 3 Overall Fundraisers, based on fundraising totals on RunSignUp at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, October 9, will each receive:  Two Tickets to the Penguins/Flyers Stadium Series Game on February 25, 2017 at Heinz Field


Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.mariolemieux.org.

6.6K Run and 3.3K Family Walk

The 6.6K Run will begin at PPG Paints Arena, follow the event’s traditional Two Bridges/One Tunnel course and return to PPG Paints Arena for the finish.  Walkers are permitted in the 6.6K Run event, but they must maintain a 20-minute mile pace.  

Included with 6.6K Registration:

  • Long-sleeve tech shirt (men’s and women’s sizes available)
  • Virtual gift bag
  • Custom-designed 6.6K finishing medal
  • Chip-timed event

 

The 3.3K Family Walk presented by CONSOL Energy (2.05 miles) will also be offered to individuals and groups of four.  This event will also begin and end at PPG Paints Arena.

Included with 3.3K Family Walk presented by CONSOL Energy Registration:

  • Long-sleeve tech shirt (men’s and women’s sizes available)
  • Virtual gift bag
  • Custom-designed Walk finishing medal
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Events
Event Time Price Details
6.6K Run
Time
8:00AM EDT
N/A
3.3K Walk- Individual
Time
8:00AM EDT
N/A
3.3K Walk- Family (Group of 4)
Time
8:00AM EDT
N/A
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Pricing

Event Registration Entry Fee:

6.6K
First Day - July 13 ONLY - $32.50 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 14-31 - $35.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $38.50 + platform fee
September 1 – October 9 - $40.00 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $45.00 + platform fee
*Discounted pricing for Ages 13 & under - $30.00

3.3K FAMILY WALK - INDIVIDUAL
First Day - July 13 ONLY - $20.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 14-31 - $22.50 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $25.00 + platform fee
September 1 - October 9 - $27.50 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $30.00 + platform fee


3.3K FAMILY WALK – FAMILY (GROUP OF 4)
First Day - July 13 ONLY - $70.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 14-31 - $75.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $80.00 + platform fee
September 1 – October 9 - $85.00 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $90.00 + $5.00 platform fee
 

 

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Place
1001 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh , PA US 15219
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