Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Distance: 5 miles and 5K
Location: Gibson Park
North East, PA 16428
7:30 a.m. – Registration and Check-in Opens (tent will be located just before finish line on MNE campus)
9:00 a.m. – 5-mile QUAD run starts
9:05 a.m. – 5K Fitness run starts
10:30 a.m – QUAD Kids race starts
11:00 a.m – Awards Ceremony
5-Mile Course Layout
5K Course Layout
Anyone participating in the QUAD Series who chooses to participate in the 5K will have their 5K time doubled and calculated into the overall QUAD results. You will still be recognized as a QUAD Champion and receive an overall QUAD time.
5-Mile Run Prizes: Overall top 3 male and female runners will earn cash prizes: 1st place – $75, 2nd place – $50, 3rd place – $25. Age group awards will be given to top three males and females: 15 and under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
5K Run Prizes: Overall top 3 male and female runners and top three in each age group will earn a custom QUAD medal: 15 and under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
Fastest Runner in Erie County Award: Do you think you are the Fastest in Erie County?! The top male and female, at the run will take home $75 in cash, a new running jacket (valued at $130) from Achilles Running Shop and the title Fastest Runner in Erie County for the 2016/2017 QUAD Series!
Middle of the Pack Award: TBD
*All Quad Run awards will be handed out at the 11am (near the finish line). All crash prizes will be mailed after the run event. Please stay to pick up your award.
Highmark QUAD Kids run (sponsored by Wegmans): will begin at 10:30am (after all 5-mile runners cross the finish line).
It is NOT possible to schedule a run makeup event due to the inability to close roads and guarantee the exact same weather conditions on multiple days. Thank you for understanding.
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