Speranza Animal Rescue is pleased to be hosting our 5th Annual 5 Mile, 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk on June 16th, 2018. Some Speranza dogs will be pounding the pavement with you on the race course and helping to raising money to help support the mission of rescuing the most abused and neglected animals. This is going to be such a fun event for the whole family! We will have music, free food and drinks, awesome prizes and adoptable dogs; you won't want to miss it! We’ll be adding more details and activities to the schedule, so register and stay tuned!
Event details and schedule
South Middleton Park
534 Park Drive
Boiling Springs PA 17007
Online Registration is available through June 9th, 2018, however the registration fees follow the below schedule:
1 Mile - $20 reg. through May 26th, 2018, then the price increases to $25
5K - $30 reg. through May 26th, then the price increases to $35
5 Mile - $40 reg. through May 26th, then the price increases to $45
You must be registered by May 31st, 2018 to guarantee a free tshirt with your registration.
Friday June 15th 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Bib and Shirt Pick Up at Speranza Animal Rescue (1216 Brandt Road, Mechanicsburg PA)
Saturday June 16th -
7:45-8:40 AM Race day registration and bib/shirt pick up
8:50 AM- 5 Mile Starts
8:55 AM - 5K Starts
9:00 AM - 1 Mile Walk Starts
9:45 AM - Awards Ceremony
Medals will be given for male and female ,1st, 2nd and 3rd places in the following categories:
14 and under
We will also be encouraging fundraising by the event participants and will have awards for the top three fundraising teams and top three fundraising individuals.
We are so excited for this year's event. We will be using chip timing and will continue the 5 Mile course that we debuted last year. As always we will have adoptable dogs, free food, music and lots more fun.
There is ample parking at the park in a main paved lot and a secondary gravel lot (behind paved lot) close to the race start and end. The 5 Mile and 5K courses will start in South Middleton Park and run the paved and gravel trails to Spring Meadow Park and back to finish at South Middleton Park. The 1 Mile course follows a lap around the ball fields at South Middleton Park.
Please plan to arrive in plenty of time to get your bib/shirt, register if necessary and get to the starting line at the times listed above. There are public restrooms very close to the start/finish line. Waivers must be signed by all participants. The waiver is included in the online registration or you can sign it the day of the event upon registering.
This is a rain or shine event, so please dress for the weather. Do bring your purse or wallet, as there will be raffles and Speranza Animal Rescue merchandise available for sale.
We will bring several of our adoptble dogs and Libre, so we ask that you DO NOT bring your pets.
Speranza Animal Rescue