Race Day

Introducing the PHenomenal Hope 5k!

This will be the third annual PHenomenal Hope 5k Run/Walk to find a cure for Pulmonary Hypertension.

The race will be chip-timed by Miles of Smiles and the course route is USATF certified. Discounted online registration closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, April 1st. You may register the morning of the race at the event as well. In an effort to keep costs down, t-shirts will not be included in the price of registration this year. T-shirts may be pre-ordered as part of the registration process through March 19th. A limited supply of additional T-shirts will be available for purchase on race day. Chinese auction tickets will be on sale and there will also be a silent auction.

Race Map
The flat race course will follow the North Shore Riverfront Trail in Pittsburgh, PA, with the start/finish at the Heinz Field Boat Launch.
Race Elevation
Total Climb: 59ft (18m)
Total Elevation Change: 117ft (36m)

8:30am Registration & Check-in
9:15am Event Kick-off
9:30am Kids 1/2 mile
10:00am 5k/1 mile Races
11:30am Award Ceremony

5K Awards

  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male runners
  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd place female runners
  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male/female by age categories
    • 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & above

1 Mile Awards

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place male/female children by age categories
    • 3-4 year old, 5-6 year old, 7-8 year old, 9-10 year old, 11-12 year old
    • Sorry - adults can't medal in the 1 mile event