This is a FREE event offered to all children in the Lehigh Valley.
WHO: Ages 3-14
WHERE: Bicentennial Park, Bethlehem, PA
WHEN: August 7
WHY: To educate children about the sport of running and promote a healthy lifestyle.
FREE: In its continued efforts to support youth running in the Lehigh Valley, the LVRR is proud to sponsor every child for this event.
Races are held rain or shine. In the event of cancellation, all information will be posted by 7:30 AM race day on the LVRR website, Facebook page, and an email will be sent to all those who registered online.
AMENITIES: Each participant will receive a reflective drawstring bag, finisher ribbon, water, and snack.
AGE GROUPS AND DISTANCES:
• 3-4 yrs – 1/8 mile
• 5-6 yrs – 1/4 mile
• 7-8 yrs – 1/2 mile
• 9-10 yrs – 1 mile
• 11-12 yrs – 1½ miles
• 13-14 yrs – 2 miles
If COVID guidelines allow, capacities will be increased.
Our race capacity numbers are based on the number of participants, parents, and volunteers.
COVID-19 CHANGES TO OUR RACE:
- Masks are to be work at the discretion of parents, volunteers, and spectators
- Wave starts
- Entries limited to 210 (35 per age group)
- Registration is per event THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION
- Runners must time their own race
- No overall awards
- No t-shirt or design contest
- Runners receive a reflective drawstring bag, snack bar, bottle of water, and ribbon at number pick up
- COVID – Runner Safety Checklist