Yardley 5K Run and Walk

Sun May 22, 2022 Yardley, PA 19067 US Directions
Events

5K

8:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Open to ages 1 - 99.
Place
W. Afton Avenue and S. Main Street
Yardley, PA US 19067
Description

Race Sponsor: Yardley Borough Parks and Recreation Board is hosting the 13th annual Yardley 5k.  The run begins in the heart of Yardley Borough and includes River Road along the Delaware River and along the Delaware Canal Towpath.

Awards, fees, and t-shirts: Race fee includes a t-shirt to all participants that register by April 22, 2022.

Awards: First Place Overall Male; First Place Overall Female, plus gender specific age groups as follows: 14 & under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 plus. Age group awards for first, second and third place will be based on net time, not order of finish.  

Walkers and strollers are welcome, and we ask that you start at the back.

You must finish within 40 minutes for your time to count towards an award.  There is a 50-minute course limit for this race.

5K Walk and Run Bib Pick-up: Runners that registered for the 5k can pick up their bibs (and t-shirt if you requested one before April 22, 2022) on:

  • Saturday, May 21st between 9:00am and noon at the Yardley Farmer's Market in Buttonwood Park. A limited number of t-shirts will be for sale - $10.00.
  • Saturday, May 21st between 4:00 – 6:00pm in Buttonwood Park. A limited number of t-shirts will be for sale - $10.00.
  • Race morning - Sunday, May 22nd between 7:30am - 8:20am at Buttonwood Park. 

Registered for the Memorial Main Street Mile?
Runners you can pick-up your race bib (and t-shirt if you requested one before April 22, 2022) on:

  • After the Yardley 5k Walk and Run in Buttonwood Park between 9:30am-10:30am (Sunday, May 22, 2022)
  • Saturday, May 28th between 9:00am and noon at the Yardley Farmer's Market in Buttonwood Park.
  • Race morning - Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day - between 7:00am - 7:50am at the start line at Wells Fargo Bank in Yardley Borough (near Yardley Train Station).

Awards Ceremony: After the race, in Buttonwood Park, runners that qualify with an award-winning time can pick up thier medals. 

Restrooms: Two Porta-Potties will be available at in Buttonwood Park for race participants – spaced 6 feet apart, with hand sanitizer available.

Race Start: Promptly at 8:30am outside Starbucks on West Afton Street, Yardley Borough.

Race Course: The race course begins on West Afton (at Starbucks), heads east toward the River along Afton Avenue to River Road. The course the heads north along River Road with views of the Delaware River. After continuing for approximately 1.25 miles going under the Scudder Falls Bridge, the course turns left onto Woodside Avenue and then left again onto the Delaware Canal Towpath for approximately 1 mile. The towpath will become Edgewater Road and the course continues on Edgewood Road until the intersection of Brown Street. The course goes left onto Brown Street until it dead ends at River Road. The course then heads south on River Road and then back west on to Afton Avenue. Continuing to Afton Avenue to the finish line, where it started - outside of Starbucks. 

 

 

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