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

Celebrate your Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins by participating in the fifth annual Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark on October 15, 2017.  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.  Registration is available at pre-race packet pick-up locations and on race day.  Complete packet pickup and race day information is available at https://www.mariolemieux.org/events/6-6k-run-and-family-walk/

Become a Fundraiser

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

Become a 6.6K 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:
-Limited-Edition Pittsburgh Penguins Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champions 9” Collectors Tray by Wendell August Forge - made exclusively for the 2017 Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark
-Fundraiser Bracelet
-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 Coaches Duffle Bag

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

Raise $2,500 or more to receive:  Limited-Edition Pittsburgh Penguins Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champions 9” Collectors Tray by Wendell August Forge signed by Mario Lemieux, Sidney Crosby or Evgeni Malkin. (randomly selected signature)

The Top 3 Overall Fundraisers, based on fundraising totals on RunSignUp at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, October 8, will each receive:  Two Club Tickets to the Penguins/Sabres Game on December 2, 2017 at PPG Paints Arena and a personalized autographed jersey from Mario Lemieux

Both 6.6K and 3.3K participants are encouraged to fundraise!

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. Please contact lemieuxfoundation@mlf66.org to register the other three walkers as fundraisers. 

By joining a fundraising team, you have committed to raising a minimum of $166. If you have not raised this minimum amount by October 8, 2017 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.

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Events
Event Time Price Details
6.6K Run
Time
8:00AM EDT
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3.3K Walk- Individual
Time
8:00AM EDT
N/A
3.3K Walk- Family (Group of 4)
Time
8:00AM EDT
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Race Website

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

Course Maps

We are happy to announce the 6.6K and 3.3K Family Walk courses remain unchanged from last year! The 6.6K course features two bridges and a tunnel, starting and ending at PPG Paints Arena.  The 3.3K Family Walk course starts at the arena, goes out and back over the Smithfield Street Bridge, and returns to PPG Paints Arena for the finish.

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Place
1001 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh , PA US 15219
Race Contact Info

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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 8 - $41.00 + 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 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 8 - $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 8 - $87.00 + platform fee
Packet Pick-Ups & Race Day - $95.00 + $5.00 platform fee
 

 

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