Operation Backpack 5K, and 1 Mile WalkMay 10, 2014 Riverfront Park 100 College Dr Pottstown, PA 19464 View Map Organized by Operation Backpack
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Riverfront Park100 College Dr Pottstown, PA 19464
The 5th Annual Operation Backpack 5K takes place on the Schuylkill River Trail, a flat, fast, and scenic rail-to-trail course in Pottstown, PA.
Cash Prize will be given to the top Male and Female Runner. Medals will be given by gender and age group. The course is fast, so it is not unusual to have many personal bests on race day. The event is a great race for competitive runners, and beginners, as well as walkers, both in the 5K and 1 mile. This year walkers will carry a backpack full of food across the finish line.
The event benefits Operation Backpack (or OBP for short). OBP provides food to students in the Pottstown Community whom would go without over the weekend. We work to help homeless and hungry students succeed by addressing the issue of childhood hunger.
Event schedule and times
WHEN? SATURDAY, May 10th @ 9:00amWHERE? Riverfront Park, 140 College Dr. Pottstown, PA 19464
Registration:$25.00 Runner/ $20.00 WalkersCheck-infrom 8:00am - 8:55am
Registration after May 2nd: $30.00 Runner/ $25.00 Walkers