OCTOBER 1, 2017
HANOVER AREA YMCA — 500 George Street Hanover, PA 17331
Start Time 8:00am
LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a free 12-week program for adult cancer survivors. This program helps those who have gone through or are going through cancer treatments to build muscle mass and strength, increase flexibility and endurance and improve confidence and self-esteem.
ABOUT THE RACE
This 13.1 mile course is a winding loop through Hanover, Pennsylvania. Beginning at the Hanover Y, runners will pass beautiful farmland and scenic views in the Hershey Heights area. With only one significant hill, the race’s total elevation gain is 372 feet. Runners will enjoy a long downhill and cross over into the industrial park ultimately leading them to Hanover’s newly renovated rail trail. The end of the course loops through tree lined streets and ends back at the YMCA.
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2016 RACE WINNERS
Aaron Trimpey – Overall Male Race Winner – 1:20:02
Janet Gass – Overall Female Winner 2 Years in a Row! 1:34:26 (2015 time 1:36:24)
TRAVELING FROM OUT OF TOWN?
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KIDS FUN RUN
The 1-mile Kids Fun Run will occur during the Hanover YMCA Half Marathon and take place at the Hanover Area YMCA, North location at 500 George Street, Hanover. The race is open to kids ages 4-12 years old and is $5 to participate. Check in time will begin at 8am and the race will start at 8:30 am. Each child will receive a participation ribbon. Proceeds benefit LIVESTRONG at the YMCA.
FUN RUN Registration Form
KIDS FUN RUN SPONSOR
Register via Pretzel City Sports or by paper application.
Want to Volunteer?
We are seeking volunteers to man water stations on the race course, hand out race packets and serve snacks from the food table. If you are interested in helping, please contact Adam Martin
HONOR, ENCOURAGE, REMEMBER
Honor a cancer survivor at the HANOVER AREA YMCA half marathon with a dedication pennant. Pennants include the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA logo and a space to write the survivor’s name. All pennants will be displayed at the start and finish line of the race. Cost of a pennant is $5. Order Form and flyer
THANK YOU SPONSORS
The HANOVER AREA YMCA is blessed to be part of a generous community. We are seeking sponsorships for our 2017 race. Download a Sponsorship Form for more information