BEAVER COUNTY YMCA

New Years Eve 5K/1 Mile Fun Run

“STOP YOUTH HUNGER” New Years Eve 5K/1 Mile Race

 

Join us as we say goodbye to a crazy 2021, and hello to an exciting 2022. Help the Beaver County YMCA Stop Youth Hunger right here in Beaver County.

 

Race Date: Friday, December 31st

 

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

 

Time: Race is a staggered start beginning at NOON until 12:15pm

This is NOT a closed course so please pay attention and be cognizant of any vehicles sharing the road with us.  You may WALK or RUN!

 

Fee: 5K: $18.91     1 Mile: $15.00     Now through 11/15/2021

             $25.00                $20.00    11/16/21-12/30/21

             $35.00                $30.00    Race Day, 12/31/21

 

 

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aWards

5k

  • Top 3 male/female
  • Top 3 male/female (for each category)
      • 17 and under
      • 18-29
      • 30-39
      • 40-49
      • 50+
  • All first time 5k finishers will also receive a medal.

 

1 Mile

  • All participants (under 12) will receive an award

Race Information

Restrooms & Aid Stations

  • Please note, there are no porta johns at the race.  We apologize for the inconvenience.
  • 1 water station at the turn around along the course.

    Swag Items:

    • Race Shirt

     

    STAGGERED START

    This race is being organized with a staggered start to aide social distancing efforts. You can start your race anytime between 12-12:15pm. Once finished, 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 early 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

     

    2021 RACE SPONSORS

    Thank you to all of our race sponsors.  With your support, we are one step closer to putting a STOP to Youth Hunger!

     

    PURPLE LEVEL SPONSOR:

    Venezie Sporting Goods

    Brenda Dhayer

    BLUe Level Sponsor:

     

    Yellow Level Sponsor:

    Rome Inspirations

    Bruster’s 

    Home Nine & Sons

    Beaver County Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep

    Covenant Partners, LLC

     

    Green LEvel Sponsor:

    Thirty One Gifts – Elizabeth Hough

    CornerGrill

     

    red LEvel Sponsor:

     

     

    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