14th Annual Blue Mountain Health System
5K Road Race-Walk & Kids Fun Run
presented by the Medical Staff
of the Blue Mountain Health System
Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015
Time: Registration 8 A.M.
5K 9 A.M.
Kid's Run 10 A.M.
Course: Loop with Start/Finish at Palmerton Borough Park
Third & Franklin Ave., Palmerton PA 18071
Entry fee: $25 on line registration
$30 paper application (5th family member, just $5)
$35 day of race registration
$5 for Kid's Race

Men's and Women's cut technical shirts guaranteed to those registered by April 17th.

All proceeds benefit the Blue Mountain Health System.

The 5000 meter course is officially certified by the USA Track & Field Association

Race photography provided by "T&C Photography". http://www.tandcphotos.com

PLEASE NOTE: For safety reasons bikes will not be permitted on the course at the time of the event.

"In-advance Race Packet Pick-up" will be available on Friday from 2 to 7 P.M. in the Palmerton Hospital Cafeteria on the Ground Floor


Awards will be given to the top overall male and female runner.

Stethoscopes will be awarded to the top three male & female finishers:

12 and under; 13-18; 19-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 & up.

Team Competition

  • Team with the Most Finishers
  • Fastest Team

First prize in each category is a $100 check made out to a charity of the team's choosing.
Minimum of 4 members per team.

Kid's Fun Run

  • Run entirely inside the Park
  • Ages: 4 and under - 1/8 mile
  • Ages: 5 & 6 - 1/4 mile
  • Ages: 7 & 8 - 1/2 mile
  • Ages: 9 & 10 - 1 mile
  • All entrants will receive a medal

For more information contact:
    The BMHS Fund Development Office (610) 377-7350

Mail race applications to:
    BMHS Fund Development 211 N. 12th Street Lehighton, PA 18235