Hampton Rotary Firecracker 5K
Thursday, July 4th, 2013
If you plan to register at the event on race day, remember that Registration on Race Day begins at 7:30 AM. You run the risk of not getting a shirt if you register on race day. All pre-registered runners are guaranteed to get the race t-shirt. They are really nice, please pre-register.
Race begins at 9:00 AM
The Rotary Club of Hampton Township is pleased to present a fun event for the whole family. The Annual Firecracker 5K. This 5K run & walk has become a traditional part of the Hampton Township’s Independence Day celebration and festivities. Funds raised by the event support the Hampton Rotary Club's various educational and charitable activities. Most of these programs and activities benefit the residents of Hampton, while others are accomplished on a national and international level.
Hampton Community Park in Allison Park, PA. There is plenty of parking in the Community Center parking lot. Additional parking is available at the Hampton High School and the Soccer fields.
Registration: see the registration page for costs.
1) Register by mail by completing an application and returning with your check to: Hampton Rotary Club, PO Box 685, Allison Park PA 15101. (Be sure to allow sufficient time for us to receive your application.) You can download an application by clicking here.
2) Register online. This year we will once again be using Active.com as our on-line registration partner. Please take advantage of this service.
3) Register the day of the event from 7:30 AM to 8:45 AM at the Registration Tent near the Swimming Pool.
Each pre-registered participant will receive a Firecracker 5K T-Shirt while supplies last. T-shirts will be available on race-day at the registration tables while supplies last. You are not guaranteed a t-shirt if you register after June 20, 2013. Register early to get a t-shirt.
Awards ceremony will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of the event. The 3 top male and 3 top female runners will each receive a commemorative award. First, second and third place medals will be awarded to the top male and female in each of the following age groups: Under 7, 8 & 9, 10 & 11, 12 -14, 15 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 - 69, 70 & older.
All finishers 10 and younger will receive a special finisher medal!
Prizes and Raffle:
Following the award ceremony there will be a drawing for prizes that have been donated by race sponsors. Door prizes will be given away in a random drawing. You must be at the ceremony to win!!!