Ptlm. John J Wilding Protect and Defend 5K Banner Image
Sun July 22, 2018 Scranton, PA US 18503 Directions
Honor, Integrity, and Courage.

5k Run

9:30AM EDT

5k Walk

9:30AM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Lackawanna County Courthouse Square
200 North Washington Ave
Scranton, PA US 18503

Proceeds from the event benefit the Ptlm. John J. Wilding Memorial Scholarship at Lackawanna College Police Academy.  

Pre-Registration: $25 includes a performance shirt if registered by July 18th

Day of Registration: $30.  Registration day of will be open from 8am - 9:15am.

Awards: The top Male and Female overall, along with the top 3 males and females in each of the following age groups will receive awards:

  • 14 & Under
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70 & Older

Pre-Race Happy Hour:  Join us on Friday, July 20th from 5-7pm at the Backyard Ale House for a Pre-Race Happy Hour.  Cost at the door is $20, but those who are already registered for the race will receive a $5 discount.  Race packets and shirts will also be available for pick up at the party.  The party includes limited open bar, food and basket raffles.


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