CHILDREN CAN TAKE PART IN "ON YOUR MARK WITH HIGHMARK YOUTH CHALLENGE" IN 2022
"On Your Mark with Highmark Youth Challenge" encourages children to take part in the City of Pittsburgh Community Footrace Series by offering free registration to The Great Race 5K in September. Each child age 6 to 12 who completes one 5K footrace in the City of Pittsburgh Community Footrace Series — or each youth age 13 to 18 who completes two of the community footraces — receives free registration to The Great Race 5K on September 25, 2022 courtesy of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Get ready to run The Great Race – or a footrace in a City park or neighborhood! The City of Pittsburgh Office of Special Events presents a variety of footraces.
GREENFIELD GLIDE 5K RUN & FITNESS WALK
Take on a challenging cross-country course through Schenley Park.
Sunday, June 5, 2022
Schenley Park Oval
ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED
REGISTER AT SCHENLEY PARK ON SUNDAY MORNING 7 - 8:15 a.m. Cost is $30 cash or check. Race shirt sizes not guaranteed for race day registrants.
BROOKLINE BREEZE 5K RUN & FITNESS WALK
Travel through the Brookline business district before concluding with a downhill finish that’s a “breeze.”
Saturday, August 13, 2022<
Brookline Memorial Park
HISTORIC HILL 5K RUN, WALK, & RIDE
Take on this challenging course through the Hill District.
Saturday, August 20, 2022
Centre Avenue & Crawford Street
RUN AROUND THE SQUARE
Race through neighborhood streets before finishing in Frick Park’s Fern Hollow.
Henrietta St. & Milton Ave.
Saturday, August 27, 2022
Henrietta Street & Milton Avenue
DOLLAR BANK JUNIOR GREAT RACE
Enjoy family fun as children 12 years and younger take part in a One-Mile Family Fun Run, Tot Trot and Diaper Dash.
Point State Park
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Point State Park
RICHARD S. CALIGUIRI CITY OF PITTSBURGH GREAT RACE
presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Pittsburgh’s Fall Fitness Classic – the 45th running of The Great Race.
Sunday, September 25, 2022
5K start, Oakland
10K start, Frick Park