- Last Updated on Sunday, 01 June 2014 02:48
The Bethel branch of the Montour Trail will hold its 9th Annual J. R. Taylor Memorial 5K Race/Walk on Saturday, June 7, 2014. The J. R. Taylor Memorial 5K Race/Walk is a combined effort of the sponsors and The Friends of the Montour Trail in Bethel Park. All proceeds from this event support trail and bridge maintenance and improvements along the trail.
The race/walk begins on the trail near the Washington Elementary School on Clifton Road behind Al's Café with a turnaround near Brush Run Rd. The finish line is near the starting point. The race/walk begins at 8:30 a.m. The top three finishers in each age category will receive awards. Snacks, drinks and a door prize drawing will be provided following the race.
Registration for the event can be completed online at active.com or with a paper form available at the message boards along the trail. Event day registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. in the Washington Elementary School at 515 Clifton Road in Bethel Park and parking is available at the school and in the upper section of Al's Café parking lot. The registration fee is $25 per person after May 24th.
Participants may pick up their registration packets on Friday, June 6th between 5 and 7 p.m. at Washington Elementary School.
For any questions, please contact Cyndee Welsh at 412‐835‐0522 or Kerry Boehner at 412‐334‐2018