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2017 5k Banana Run

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Latrobe Memorial Stadium 131 Irving Ave LatrobePA  15650
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Latrobe Memorial Stadium 131 Irving Ave LatrobePA  15650
Running-5K - Individual
$25.00
Walking-5K - Individual
$25.00

About This Activity

A full timed and chipped 5K for both runners and walkers, the 5K Banana Run is a part of the Great American Banana Split Celebration in Latrobe, PA. Unique medals, t-shirts, and awards will be given out. This race uses a route similar to Latrobe's Turkey Trot 5K Route, located in historical downtown Latrobe. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners (Male & Female) overall and for each age bracket. 

Age Brackets for this race will be: 

  • 10 and under
  • 11-15
  • 16-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+

The Valley Dairy Great American Banana Split Celebration presented by Dairy Queen is a 3-day community event celebrating the invention of the banana split in Latrobe, PA in 1904. Hosted in downtown Latrobe August 25-27, 2017, the event features vendors, food, entertainment, music, children's activities, and more! 

Event details and schedule

On August 26th, 2017:

Registration opens at 7:30am
Race start time: 9am

The Gutchess Hardwoods 5K Banana Run is being produced this year in partnership with the GLLV Chamber of Commerce, the City of Latrobe, and Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation. 

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Latrobe Memorial Stadium 131 Irving Ave LatrobePA  15650
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