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Race Details

Date

Sat, May 25, 2024
Registration Ends: May 22nd

Location

5 North Main Street, Coopersburg
+ Virtual

Time

Race starts at 8:10AM
Lineup at 8:00AM

Everything You Need to Know

EARLY PACKET PICK UP IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

To avoid congestion, please pickup your packet Friday, May 24th.

The packets, including your shirt, race bib number, pins, race map and goodie bag may be picked up between 6:30-8:30 pm on Friday, May 24th at Coopersburg Borough Hall, corner of Main & State Streets. On race morning: Packet pick up will be at Coopersburg Borough Hall from 6:30-7:45 am.

Parking

No parking will be allowed along the race route. Please park on the side streets adjacent to the race route or in designated parking areas.

See race route map

ARRIVAL TIME

We recommend that you plan to arrive in Coopersburg early enough to allow adequate time to park should some designated parking areas be full.

Coopersburg streets will be blocked with barriers to all traffic beginning at 7:30 am.

Split Time

 Will be respectively yelled at 1 mile in the 5K race.

Fee & Registration

Cost is $30 per person; families who register more than 3 participants will receive a $10 discount for each family member registered thereafter. All school running clubs will receive $10 discount per runner. You will need verification of membership (e.g. school/coach roster).
 
Registration form must be postmarked by Friday, May 17, 2024. After Friday, MAY 17, the fee is $38. Race day registration will be accepted until 7:15 am. Sorry, no guarantee of packet materials or tee shirt for those registering on race day. MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO:  Wescoe Foundation for Pulmonary Fibrosis or WFPF.

Register online here             
Download registration form

LINE-UP IS AT 8:00 A.M.

The official start time is 8:10 am. on Main Street in Coopersburg. All ages and abilities are welcome. It’s your choice to run, jog or walk (please no bicycles, roller blades or scooters) for 3.1 miles.

Location: The event starts and finishes on Main Street in Coopersburg, at Borough Hall. The 5K route is on a scenic loop course through the historical district of Coopersburg Borough. You will pass by The Cooper Mansion, “The Big Red Barn”, as well as Coopersburg’s beautiful residential areas. Slight hills are characteristic. The final stretch is down Locust Street onto Main Street. 

See Race map

Cheering Sections

 There is plenty of room along the route for family and friends to cheer participants. Bring your megaphones and poms poms to cheer on the runners at our three cheering sections: 

ZONE 1: Main Street to State St. 
ZONE 2: State Street to Linden St. 
ZONE 3: Linden St. to Main St. (Finish Line)

Hospitality Tent

Visit our tent for carbohydrates and goodies galore located by the start/ finish line at Borough Hall. There will also be two water stations along the route. 

AID STATIONS

Two Water Stations provided along race route. See race map (include map link here). 

First-Aid Staff will be available on site.

AWARDS AND RESULTS

Official results will be available on Coopersburg.org website the day after the event. 

The Awards Ceremony will follow the finish at approximately 9:15 am. on the front steps of the Health and Wellness Expo at Coopersburg Borough Hall. Special 1st Place Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of the 5K, in addition to a $100 purse for winners for male, female and masters level (40 & above). No double winners. Medallions will be presented to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each age division. Lastly, we will be giving medallions to all youth runners from 15 years of age and under

FOR FURTHER INFO,CONTACT

Jennifer H. Wescoe at 484.553.6340; jennifer@wescoe.org. (Hours: 9 am-3 pm, Mon.-Fri.),

Age Divisions (Men & Women)

11 & under 
12-15 
16-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44 (Masters Level) 
45-49 
50-54 
55-59
60-64
65-69
70+

Timing will be provided by Pretzel Sports Timing. The Coopersburg 5K will be using the detachable slips from your race number for race times. Be sure to remove your detachable slip and give it to volunteers after you cross the finish line.

Sure to be a favorite Tee Shirt

Long sleeve with this year’s specially designed emblem will be guaranteed to those who have registered prior to Friday, May 17, 2024.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS EXPO (7:30-11:00 AM) 

Held before and after the 5K Run outside Coopersburg Borough Hall with local businesses promoting health and wellness in our community. 

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