Every child needs a hero but abused children need superheroes. The 5th Annual Pittsburgh Superhero Foundation 5K Run/Walk and 1K Family Run is a family event to raise funds and awareness to help prevent child abuse and aid abuse victims. Costumes are not required - but add to the fun. Registration is at 8am. The 1K kicks off at 9:30am with the 5K immediately following. All proceeds benefit CASA of Allegheny County.
Additional event information
Tshirt deadline has passed - we can't guarantee a tshirt at this time so there is no longer a tshirt optionEach registration comes with 2 raffle tickets. You are guaranteed a t-shirt if you register before March 28, 2013. All kids 15 and under will receive a mask/blaster cuffs instead of a t-shirt. You can purchase a childs shirt for $5.
Number and Shirt pick-up
On Friday April 26th, you can pick up at the CASA office
First 50 online registrants will get a Cape. Next 50 will get a mask and Wrist Blasters. If you want to create your own cape you can go to www.powercapes.com or you can order a superhero cape when you register if you are not one of the first 100 - 2/4/13 - 0 capes left 0 mask and blasters
If you are registering a minor, you need to put in your birth date and accept the waiver on the first screen. After that you will be able to enter the registrants information.All kids 15 and under will receive a mask/blaster set with registration instead of a tshirt. If you would like a tshirt also , you can purchase one for $5
Team Captain Registration
To create and join a team, team captains need to click the BLUE "Create your Team" button at the top, middle of the page. Then return to this page and click the "Register Now" button. Choose the correct category and then choose your team name from the drop down and finish registering. Be sure to let your team members know you have created the team so they can join as members.
Team Member Registration
To join your team click on the "Register Now" button and choose the correct category. Then select your team name from the drop down box on the registration form and continue through registration and pay.
The Superhero Foundation is a group dedicated tothe crusade against child abuse. April is NationalChild Abuse Prevention Month. We seek to raiseawareness for this, and to ensure that every staterecognizes April as Child Abuse Prevention &Awareness Month. We also support variousregional organizations that help in the battleagainst child abuse, and those that support therehabilitation of abuse victims.
$20 for 16 and older, $10 for ages 5 to 15, under 5 free - April 14th increases by $5