BEAVER COUNTY YMCA

New Years Eve 5K

“STOP YOUTH HUNGER” New Years Eve 5K

 

Join us as we say goodbye to a crazy 2020, and hello to an exciting 2021. Help the Beaver County YMCA Stop Youth Hunger right here in Beaver County.

 

Race Date: Thursday, December 31st

 

Location: UPDATED: Beaver High School, which is located 1 Gypsy Lane, Beaver, PA  15009.  

 

Time: Race is a staggered start beginning at NOON. (Your start time will be based on your estimated finish time).

This is NOT a closed course so please pay attention and be cognizant of any vehicles sharing the road with us.

 

Fee: $30.00 and registration CLOSES December 30th.

 

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aWards

There will be no awards ceremony.  Awards will be given out at a time to be determined once we are able to open our doors.  Please watch for details in early January.

Award given for the following:

  • Top 3 male/female
  • Top 3 male/ female masters
  • Top 3 male/female youth (17 & under)
  • Top 3 male/female
    • Ages 18-29
    • Ages 30-39
    • Ages 40-49
    • Age 50 & up

Race Information

Restrooms & Aid Stations: UPDATED

  • Please note, there are no porta johns at the race.  They have all been removed due to the Governors shutdown.  We apologize for the inconvenience.
  • 1 water stations at the turn around along the course.

    Swag Items:

    • Custom Buff

     

    STAGGERED START

    This race is being organized with a staggered start to aide social distancing efforts. Each participant will have a 10-minute window to start their race. Once finishing, participants are encouraged not to hang around the start/finish area. Participants will be able to grab some pre-packaged refreshments after crossing the finish line. Awards will be available at the YMCA for pick up at at time to be determined in eary January. Stay tuned!

     

    Course Safety Statement

    Please be aware that this is a winter race and weather may affect the road conditions.  The Y staff will remove as much debris as possible from the road prior to race day.

    This is NOT a closed course so please pay attention and be cognizant of any vehicles sharing the road with us.

     

    COVID-19 Statement

    The YMCA takes COVID-19 very seriously. We will do everything in our power to offer a safe and fun event for all participants. We have taken several steps to ensure the safety of all participants, staff members, volunteers, and spectators. These steps in accordance with PA-state government & CDC guidelines include: 

    • Limiting high contact points
    • Wave starts
    • Encouraging social distancing
    • Disinfecting commonly touched surfaces
    • Providing pre-packaged food and drinks
    • Making hand sanitizer readily available
    • Y Staff members wearing masks when social distancing is not possible
    • CDC COVID-19 signage displayed at the event

    This event was approved during the pandemic and will occur as long as Pennsylvania remains in the green phase. If this event is no longer able to occur due to COVID-19 restrictions, all participants will receive a full refund. Refunds for any other reason will not be granted. 

    2020 RACE SPONSORS

    PURPLE LEVEL SPONSOR:

    Venezie Sporting Goods

    Heritage Valley Health Systems

    Beaver County Dodge

    Hallowed Grounds

    BLUe Level Sponsor:

    Guy’s Service & Convenience Store

    Yellow Level Sponsor:

    Patti’s Beauty Salon

    AC Dance Academy

    Bruster’s Ice Cream

    Brenda Dhayer

    Beaver Fruit Company

    Homer Nine and Sons

    Dick’s Sporting Goods

     

    Green LEvel Sponsor:

    Zajac’s Lawn & Landscaping

    Vesuvio’s Restaurant

    Fox’s Pizza Den: Beaver

    Calithea Skincare

    Thirty- One: Elizabeth Hough

    Curbside Cocina

    Floor covering by Dan Miller LLC

    Berkshire Hathaway Home Services: Jessica Simpson

    Corner Grill

     

    red LEvel Sponsor:

    New Brighton Church of Christ

     

    Race Contact Info

    If you have any questions about this race or would like to volunteer, please contact the race director, Beth Boffo at wellness@beavercountyymca.org