2015 Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run/Walk on May 17th


Sunday, May 17, 2015
4231 North Concourse Drive, Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
On-site registration opens at 7:00 am. Race starts at 8:00 am.
Join us on Sunday, May 17, 2015 for the 36th Annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run/Walk. NEW THIS YEAR – 1 Mile Run. Whether you’re warming up for the 5K or just want to participate in a quick run, sign-up for the 1 Mile Run. Space limited.This event attracts more than 1,300 runners and walkers of all ages each year, and is one of the oldest and most respected events of its kind in the City of Philadelphia! The Run/Walk format provides the opportunity for athletes of all levels to participate in this charity event organized by the Philadelphia Bar Association to spotlight its concern for the children of Philadelphia and to benefit the Support Center for Child Advocates.Bring the whole family for a fun-filled morning featuring face painting and other treats for kids. Children ages 5-10 will love running in the FREE Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Kids’ Dash, a 200-yard non-competitive Dash. All participants will receive a Race give-a-way. Child-friendly activities offered all morning. Registration is required for each child. A parent or guardian must be present.Participate in the 2015 Donate Your Soles Campaign! Simply bring any unwanted sneakers/shoes to the Run/Walk and drop them off in one of the collection boxes. For shoes that can be repurposed, consider putting a note and your email address into one of the shoes to track their trek via ShoeBox.