Sun October 13, 2019 Pittsburgh, PA US 15219

Celebrate the start of the 2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins season by participating in the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run & Family Walk presented by Highmark on October 13, 2019. The unique 6.6K distance (4.1 miles) pays tribute to Pittsburgh Penguins great Mario Lemieux, and proceeds from the event benefit two Pittsburgh charities; the Mario Lemieux Foundation and the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.

Included with registration:

- Custom long-sleeve tech shirt (mens, womens & youth available)

- Custom finishing medal

- NEW THIS YEAR! Special ticket offer from the Pittsburgh Penguins for discounted tickets for the Penguins vs. Avalanche game on October 16 at PPG Paints Arena. Registrants will receive the purchase link in their confirmation email.  

The 6.6K Run and 3.3K Family Walk will begin and end at PPG Paints Arena. Visit for detailed event information.

Become A Fundraiser

Participants are encouraged to become a 6.6K Fundraiser!  Receive unique Penguins prizes and raise funds for the Mario Lemieux Foundation and Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.  To become a fundraiser, register for the race and select "Become A Fundraiser" during the registration process. 

All fundraisers who commit to raising a minimum of $166 will receive:

– Pittsburgh Penguins mini-stick signed by one of the following Pittsburgh Penguins Alumni – Mario Lemieux, Colby Armstrong, Phil Bourque, Jay Caufield, Sergei Gonchar, Tyler Kennedy, Pierre Larouche, Mark Recchi or Bryan Trottier (randomly selected)

– 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 $587 to receive: Pittsburgh Penguins custom Jersey Hoodie (customize this hoodie with your name and lucky number or pick your favorite Pens player). Fundraising level must be met by September 16 to receive your custom Jersey Hoodie at packet pickup. Fundraisers who reach this level after September 16 should expect to receive their Jersey Hoodie by mid-November and can arrange pickup or shipping through the Mario Lemieux Foundation after the event.

Raise $1,000 to receive: Mario Lemieux autographed Pittsburgh Penguins gold helmet

Raise $2,500 or more to receive: 24″ x 30″ custom Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup canvas signed by Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin

The Top 3 Overall Fundraisers, based on fundraising totals on RunSignUp at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, October 6, will each receive two tickets to a TBD Pittsburgh Penguins Game at PPG Paints Arena during the 2019-20 season.

By becoming a fundraiser, you have committed to raising a minimum of $166. If you have not raised this minimum amount by October 6, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST, you will not receive your fundraising prize package at packet pickup.

If you register as a "3.3K Family of Four" each member of your group can choose to participate as a fundraiser.  Participants will fundraise individually and each will be eligible for the fundraising prizes.

Please direct all fundraising questions to Jordan Curry in the Mario Lemieux Foundation Office at

Please note the cost of race registration is separate from your fundraising commitment.


Event Registration Entry Fee:


First Day - July 17 ONLY - $33.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 18-31 - $36.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $39.00 + platform fee
September 1 – October 6 - $41.00 + platform fee
October 7-13 - $45.00 + platform fee
*Youth - Ages 13 & under - $30.00


First Day - July 17 ONLY - $20.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 18-31 - $23.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $26.00 + platform fee
September 1 - October 6 - $28.00 + platform fee

October 7-13 - $30.00 + platform fee

First Day - July 17 ONLY - $70.00 + platform fee
Early Bird - July 18-31 - $77.00 + platform fee
August 1-31 - $82.00 + platform fee
September 1 – October 6 - $87.00 + platform fee
October 7-13 - $95.00 + $5.00 platform fee

6.6K Virtual Race
July 17 - October 6 - $35.00 + platform fee

Race Course
USATF Sanctioned Event
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1001 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA US 15219
Race Contact Info

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