WVS Spring Trail 5.3 Mile Run/Jen Stec Memorial

Sun May 17, 2020 Wyoming, PA 18644-9333 US Directions
May 17, 2020 Spring Trail Run Canceled

Announced: April 11, 2020

It is with saddened hearts that the Wyoming Valley Striders have decided to cancel this race (Spring Trail 4.5 Mile Run on Sunday, May 17) and the following other club races for 2020 due to the current Covid-19 situation:

Runners who pre-registered for the above races will have the option to defer their registration to next year’s corresponding race. No refunds will be issued. We ask for your patience as we contact all entrants and implement the race deferral opportunity.

At this point, we are still planning to hold our:  

We appreciate your continued support during this unprecedented time. We look forward to hosting our races for the local running community as we have been doing for the past 45 years.

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Stay safe and healthy,

Wyoming Valley Striders Board of Directors


Come join us for the Wyoming Valley Striders 29th Annual Spring Trail Run and 7th Annual Jen Stec Memorial contested over a challenging, primarily grass and earth trail in this age-group graded race on Sunday May 17, 2020 at 12:00 noon. This race is also in memory of Jen Stec, who was a friend to all runners and first female in this race six times. 

  • The race will be run as an age-group graded race and has a staggered start. Depending on your age, that is when you start the race. See the Age-Group Graded section below for handicap chart.
  • Pre-entry fee is $5 (+$2 processing fee) or $10 at the venue on race day.
  • Entry fee is not refundable or transferable. 
  • Medals are awarded to the top 15 finishers. 
  • This race is open to anyone. You do not need to be a WVS member to run. You can however become a member or renew your membership during the checkout process. Online memberships are $7 per year. Membership cards are sent within a week of receipt up until 14 days prior to race day. 

The race directors reserve the right to accept or reject any entry.



Directions and Parking

From the main park entrance, follow the Park Entrance Road until you come to a tee intersection. At the tee, turn to the left and park in one of the parking lots either the first immediately to the left or the one straight ahead. Race registration is at the end of the parking lot at the pavilion near the boat launch area at the lake. Overflow parking is available turning right at the tee intersection.

Frances Slocum State Park
565 Mount Olivet Rd.
Wyoming, PA US 18644-9333
Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup

Registration on race day is from 11:00 am to 11:55 am at the pavilion near the boat launch area. 

Online registrants can pickup their race packet at the venue on race day.

Entry fee is $10.00 at the venue on race day.

Course & Map

Race over a challenging, primarily grass and earth trail.

Age-group Graded
Age Group(s) Handicap
Women 70+ 0:00
Women 65-69 3:39
Women 60-64 6:50
Women 55-59/Men 70+ 9:32
Men 65-69 11:37
Women 50-54 11:57
Men 60-64 13:11
Women 45-49 13:59
Men 55-59 14:38
Women 40-44/Women 14 & under 15:25
Men 50-54/Men 14 & under 15:59
Women 35-39 16:19
Women Open 16:50
Men 45-49 17:12
Men 40-44 18:20
Men 35-39 19:23
Men Open 20:19

This race will be a USATF sanctioned event.


Complete results will be posted here on RunSignup.com, on the WVS website, WVS Facebook and on NEPARunner.com.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://home.ptd.net/~rrrawls/wyoval.htm.

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