ABOUT THE RACE

The Event

This 5 Mile cross country trail race in North Park starts and ends near the Grant Pavilion on Wildwood Rd. near the intersection of Babcock Blvd. The challenging full race course winds its way along hilly dirt roads and unpaved trails. THE 5 MILE RACE IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 250 PARTICIPANTS TO REGISTER.

The 1 mile trail run/walk follows the rolling first section of the race course.

The Shirt

Participants mailing their registration form prior to October 17 will receive a unique shirt as part of their registration. Size preference and availability of the shirts are not guaranteed for late registrations. Shirt and race packet pick up on the day of the race from 8:15 to 9:15 AM..

Co-Ed Team Competition

We encourage the 5 Mile race participants to form coed teams for an added challenge. Teams can be made up of 3-5 people including at least one male and one female. The fastest male and female of each team will score along with one additional time, either male or female.

All team members must be individually registered for the race and will be eligible for individual awards. One person per team should register as a "captain" which includes the additional $5 registration fee for team regitrstation.

FOR EVERYONE’S SAFETY NO DOGS, STROLLERS OR HEADPHONES ARE ALLOWED ON THE FULL 5 MILE RACECOURSE

Volunteers

Race day volunteers are needed to help with registration, finish line and course support. No experience is required. All volunteers will receive a race shirt. Please send your name and contact information to info@ocfwpa.org if interested.

All proceeds from this race will go directly towards providing support services for people living in western Pennsylvania who struggle with OCD and their families.