Race Day

north shore riverfront trail -- pittsburgh, pa

2018 will mark the 5th annual running of the PHenomenal Hope 5k Run / Walk to find a cure for Pulmonary Hypertension.

The race will be chip-timed again this year, and the course route is USATF certified. Discounted online registration closes at 11:59 pm on Tuesday, April 17th. Race morning registrations will be at a higher price.

In an effort to keep costs down, t-shirts will not be included in the price of registration. Both adult and child sizes may be pre-ordered as part of the registration process through Saturday, March 31. A limited supply of additional t-shirts will be available for purchase on race day. 

Cash, check, and credit cards will be accepted for race day registrations, Chinese auction tickets, and for the bake sale.

race course map.jpg

The race start / finish will be at the Heinz Field Boat Launch. The flat course will follow the North Shore Riverfront Trail in Pittsburgh, PA.

Total climb: 59 ft (18m)

Total elevation change: 117 ft (36 m)

2018 Schedule

8:30 am   Registration & Check-in

9:15        Event Kick-off

9:30        Kids 1/2 Mile Race

10:00      5k Race / 1 Mile Walk Start

11:15      Award Ceremony

We have secured discounted $3 parking in Gold Lot #1 (see red arrow on map below). The race start/finish will take place at the Heinz Field Boat Launch (see yellow check mark on map below). Contact Kayla for info regarding handicapped parking.

 For navigation - use 100 Art Rooney Avenue - Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Walk toward Heinz Field and the river. You'll find us where the two meet!