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25th Annual Tortoise & Hare 5k Run/Walk

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25th Annual Tortoise & Hare 5k Run/Walk


May 29th 2023    
9:00 am - 11:00 am


Wind Gap Memorial Park
Corner of East 3rd Street and Lehigh Avenue, Wind Gap, Pennsylvania, 18091
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Description The 25th annual Tortoise and Hare 5K is a long-standing favorite 5K in the Lehigh Valley. Each Memorial Day runners gather at Wind Gap Memorial Park to kick-off their holiday celebration. The rolling course will start near the park and finish up with a great food spread! Registration includes a short-sleeved A4 technical shirt and special SWAG to commemorate the 25th anniversary. Location: Wind Gap Memorial Park Race Start: 9:00 AM Packet Pickup: 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM Pricing: January 1 – April 30 = $30 May 1 – May 28 = $35 Race Day (May 29) = $40 The 5K is timed by Second Wind Race and the unique custom race tile prizes are a favorite! Age Groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+ The race begins with the National Anthem and is started by a local military veteran and a portion of the event proceeds with benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley.