Events

Erie 15K Freedom Challenge

Erie Sports Commission

Host Hotel:

Red Roof Inn Erie - Rates available for $69.99/night. Call 1-800-733-7663 to book this special event rate using the Block Code B054ERIE18 by 5/6/2018.

Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel - Rates available $189/night (book here).

T15K Freedom Challenge New Logo 2021he 4th annual Erie 15K Freedom Challenge provides a variety of runs for people of all ages. Three races are included in the event – a 15K run, a 5K run/walk, a 15K team relay and three youth runs, including a ½ mile run for ages 9-12, 350-yard run for ages 5-8, and a 30-yard Toddler Trot. The event will take place Monday, May 28 with a course running through  Millcreek and Fairview Townships.

The event will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Walnut Creek Baptist Church on West Ridge Road and will finish in the same location.

The 15K course is USA Track and Field Certified, and encounters a 441-foot elevation change, providing participants with a scenic, yet challenging, race. The 5K course is flatter, accommodating to both competitive and casual runners and walkers.

Relay teams participating in the 15K should consist of 3 members and may be male, female, or mixed.

For more information and to register, please visit www.erie15k.com.

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