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Black Bear 5K

Black Bear 5K & Kids Fun Run

Our Black Bear 5K, sponsored by Wessel & Company, is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Richland Campus.

New for 2017… Proceeds from the event will support the College’s athletic program: Men’s Basketball, Women’s Volleyball, Cross Country, and Bowling.

Registration: 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.

5K Start: 9:00 a.m. 

Due to low participation, the KIDS FUN RUN portion of the event is CANCELLED.

Register for the 5K: Online FormPrintable Form

5K Course: Starting location at the College’s visitor entrance with mountain logo. Asphalt and macadam course. Course consists of three loops around our Campus and Richland High School. View the course map. This race is sanctioned by the USATF.

Top 3 awards will be given to the following age groups in addition to the top 3 male and top 3 female overall finishers: 

Male & Female: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over

Non-competitive participants (no course timing) can complete any portion of the 5K; strollers are welcome.

Registration Cost: $15.00 Pre-Registration, $20.00 Event Day Registration

 T-shirts guaranteed to all pre-registrants received by September 11, 2017. 

MAIL COMPLETED FORM(S) AND CHECK TO: Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation, 101 Community College Way, Johnstown, PA 15904

For more information, you may contact the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation at 814.262.6499 or foundation@pennhighlands.edu for more information regarding the event.