25th Anniversary St Margarets Fitness Challenge

2013 Fitness Challenge

The St. Margaret Foundation’s  25th Annual Fitness Classic 5K Kickoff to Summer, to be held on Sunday, May 19, 2013 8:30 a.m. starting time.

Starting and finishing at UPMC St.Margaret on Freeport Road, near Aspinwall,
the level course follows a 3.1-mile loop along Freeport Road, past the
WaterworksMall, and onto Old Freeport Road, then loops back to the hospital.

As in previous years, race event coordinators collaborate with local police departments and businesses to provide alternative access routes to ensure a safe event for all involved. The official race start time is 8:30 a.m. and, typically, the final participants cross the finish line at about 9:30 a.m. The above-mentioned roads will be closed to automobile traffic during this time.

If you want to join see the information below:
(Proceeds assist under-served patients of UPMC St.Margaret with medication, transportation, immunizations, and much more.)

Pledges for Patients … Online Fundraising!
Free registration for individuals collecting $50 in pledges, and teams collecting$100.

To get started, visit www.crowdrise.com/SMF5K and click on ‘Create Your Fundraiser’.
Runners and walkers collecting pledges are eligible to win:

  • Jerome Bettis signed jersey
  • Overnight stay at Fairmont Pittsburgh
  • Four passes to the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
  • Mitchell’s Fish Market Gift Card.

Pre-registration entry fee: $20 (before May 8)
Race-day entry fee: $25
Three-person running team: $50
Call 412-784-5169 to request an entry form, or register online
at www.stmargaretfoundation.org

You can also download the registration brochure here.