Run Santa Run 5k

705 Penn Avenue   Map It
10:00AM - 12:00PM

The great response and success of Run Santa Run during the last few years allows us to continue growing our close-knit community and creating new opportunities. Join us this year; we’re always looking for volunteers! Come help us out and be part of the festivities!

Come join our 5k Festivities in your Holiday Best, as a runner or a spectator. Refreshments are provided for runners after the race. Kids run is .5 miles for children up to age 12. 

Awards: Award presented to the top 3 male and female finishers and to the top three finishers of each age group (overall finishers, not eligible for age division awards). Male and female age groups: U15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

Team awards: top 3 in each category above.

• $25 entry fee, through November 25; $30 entry fee through December 10

• $10 entry fee for .5 mile kid’s fun run, including day of race (NO costume for Kid's Fun Run due to reduced entry fee.)

• Professionally timed by Pretzel City Sports, results posted on website following race!

• Start at A Running Start, finish in front of the Rite Aid parking lot

• Rain or shine event, no refunds under any circumstances

• Awards presentation and door prizes following the race

• Registration begins at 8:30 am, kid’s run at 9:30, 5K at 10

• Questions? Contact A Running Start at 610-320-9097 or


2016 Run Santa Run Course

Start in front of A Running Start at 705 Penn Avenue, corner of 7th and Penn

Head East on Penn Avenue

Right on 6th Avenue

Left on Chestnut Street

Right onto 2nd

Right onto Playground Drive

Left onto Parkview Drive

Right on path toward 5th Avenue

Right at end of paved path, cross bridge next to W Reading pool

Loop the track

Cross Museum Road onto Parkside Drive North

Right onto 7th Avenue

Left onto Spruce Street

Right onto Lakeview Drive

Right onto Wayne Ave

Left onto 6th Ave

Left onto Franklin

Right onto Lakeview

Right onto Penn Finish in front of Chef Alan’s


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