Online registration closes at 11:59pm on Tuesday, April 17.

2018 Registration Fees:


If you cannot be with us on April 21, you can still support the cause. Become a virtual runner!


Fine Print

  • Race day registrations will be taken from 8:30-9:15am.

  • Check-in and t-shirt/chip pickup starts at 8:30am.
  • Registration/check-in at the Heinz Field Boat Launch on the North Shore Riverfront Trail.
  • Headphones (iPods, mp3 players, etc) are allowed on the race course, but are used at the risk of each individual runner.

  • Entry fees are non-refundable, including in the event of inclement weather or postponement/cancelation.

    • You may purchase, from, insurance for your entry fee. Please note that this program is not administered by the PHenomenal Hope 5K and all inquires and claims must be made per the policies as stated on

  • Awards ceremony will be held adjacent to the starting line once the last winner crosses the line - approximately 11:15am.

  • Event shirts that are not picked up at packet pickup on race day  will not be mailed, unless specifically requested, and will incur a $5 shipping and handling fee.

  • It is our goal to provide a safe event for participants, volunteers, and the community. If something arises that threatens that safety:

    1. the event will be altered as it is reasonably possible without stressing other resources or

    2. the event may be canceled.