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Easton Branch - Firecracker Four Mile Run and Walk (Part of the Run The Valley Race Series)

Start: July 4, 2020 8:00 am

End: July 4, 2020 11:00 am

Cost: $25 for 1 Race or $99 for 5 Races

Easton Branch - Firecracker Four Mile Run/Walk

(Part of the Run The Valley Race Series)

 

 

Join the Easton Branch of the Greater Valley YMCA for the 22nd annual Firecracker Four Mile Run and Walk on July 4th, 2020.  This race is held in memory of Spensor H. Smith.  This race is the second race in the Run the Valley for the Greater Valley YMCA Race Series!  

 

Dress in your red, white, and blue and join us to kick off your July 4 celebration! Your morning will be filled with fun and smiles during this great event for families, as well as competitive runners. Run or walk our beautiful four mile course, beginning and ending at Fairview Park in Palmer Township. Strollers are welcome! The kids will love our FREE Kids Fun Run around the ball field! 

 

All proceeds from the Firecracker Race support the funding of youth program scholarships.  

 


RACE DAY SCHEDULE

6:45 AM - 7:45 AM   Event day registration at the Fairview Park pavilion

8:00 AM     4-Mile Run start, immediately followed by the Walk start. Light snacks and cold water available to race participants at the finish line pavilion immediately following the race!

8:30 AM (APPROXIMATELY)    Award Ceremony

  1. Recognition and Awards for "Y's Core Values"  - Children who exemplify RESPONSIBILITY, RESPECT, CARING, HONESTY

  2. Medals awarded for First Place Overall male/female runner and walker, and top three male/female times by age group: 8 to 11, 12 to 18, 19 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60-69, 70+ (NEW IN 2020: 70+ AGE GROUP)

9:30AM    Fun Run for Kids (ages 3-7) Free. Registration required. Award ceremony for "Best Dressed - Patriotic- Red/White/Blue"  will immediately follow the run.

 

 REGISTRATION CATEGORIES

$10 Registration (ages 8 - 11)              Price will automatically apply when ages are entered into registration form. T-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020.

$25  Early Registration (ages 12+) for Run and Walk         Early registration and t-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020. 

$30 Late Registration (ages 12+) for Run and Walk            Late registration dates:  Monday, June 8 - Saturday, July 4, 2020 - NO T-shirt guarantee.

FREE Kids Fun Run (ages 3 - 7)   Registration prior to race day is appreciated. A parent/guardian must be present. T-shirt guarantee ENDS on Sunday, June 7, 2020.

 

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