Swarthmore Recreation Association’s New Year's Day 5K

Mon January 1, 2024 Swarthmore, PA 19081 US Directions


Swarthmore Recreation Association New Year's Day 5K Run/Walk

$30 10:30AM EST Price increases after December 14, 2023 at 11:59pm EST

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.swarthmorerecreation.org/sra-new-years-day-5k/.


10 S. Chester Rd
Swarthmore, PA US 19081


Kick off the new year with the Swarthmore Recreation Association!

The SRA New Year's Day 5K is a fun Swarthmore tradition that the whole family can enjoy. Ring in the new year walking or jogging through our beautiful borough of Swarthmore. Our USTAF-certified 5K course begins near the Swarthmore College Fieldhouse, winds through town, and ends on the Swarthmore College Track. A fun kids dash (free, no registration required) will take place at 11:30am.

Event Day Details:

  • 9:00-10:30am: Onsite registration and bib/shirt pickup
  • 10:30am: 5K begins at 
  • 11:30am: Free kids dash
  • 12:00pm: Refreshments end

Registration Milestones:

  • Before December 1: $20.24
  • Before December 15: $30.00
  • Before January 1: $35.00
  • Onsite: $40.00

Registration Includes:

  • Long sleeve tech shirt
  • Light snacks and refreshments (coffee, hot chocolate, bananas, granola bars)


  • Gift cards for 1st place overall male and female finishers
  • Medals for male and female age group winners
  • Ribbons for all kids who participate in the kids dash

Questions: Erin Ewell or Amy Strachan 

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