Historically, the race begins at the intersection of South River St. and W. Northampton St. in Wilkes-Barre, PA. The Race is a 5K (3.1 mile) Run, out and back course and 1 Mile Walk, per race map above. Hopefully will return to this course in 2021 for 10th Annual Max Fine Memorial 5K Race, date TBD. For now, the course is VIRTUAL. Please see below.
VIRTUAL 5K Race Instructions:
The 2020, 9th Annual Max Fine Memorial 5K Race will be VIRTUAL, which means that you can complete the 1 mile walk or 3.1 Mile (5K) Run in the comfort of your home on a treadmill, in the neighborhood (on streets or sidewalks), on a park trail/path, or wherever else you may deem a safe location. You will have from Sunday, October 4th to Sunday, October 11th to complete your 1 mile walk or 5K Run at whatever time of day you would like.
Please post a picture of yourself before or after your virtual race on Max Fine Memorial 5K Race Facebook using the following hashtags (#): #9thMFM5KVirtual #Iflexedmymuscles4MDA
If you own a GPS Smart watch, then please include your 5K Run time on your Facebook post as well.
Prizes will be sent to the top 3 finishers overall who post their time, synced from their device.
***** All registrants will receive a T-shirt and Race Medal *****
Registration: Online Registration CLOSES on Sunday, 10/11/20
Paper Race Registration Form due by Friday, 10/09/20
Child (14 and Under): $15.00