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Join us for the 4th Annual Burning for Learning 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run

Upper Dublin High School

800 Loch Alsh Avenue
Fort Washington, PA 19034

Sunday, April 27, 2014

8:15amRace Day Pick Up and Registration
9:00am Fun Run Start
9:30am 5K Run Start

About Burning for Learning

Through the support of our sponsors and the running community, the Fort Washington Elementary School PTA will be able to provide educational, technological, and other resources to the students, teachers, and support staff of the school, thereby enriching the educational experiences of children and strengthening the community.
We also hope to increase participation in the community.


  • Professionally chip-timed race
  • USATF Certified


  • All 5K and fun run participants will receive a performancecotton t-shirt.
  • On both courses there will be opportunities to scoop up prize eggs which will be redeemed for prizes at the finish line.
  • Awards will be given to top M and F runners, students in grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6-8, 9-12 and in age groups 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+.
  • All ages, families and strollers welcome
  • (Sorry, no paws allowed)

Race Preparation

Training Guides

Hoping to run the 5K with your family? Need a training schedule for your kids? Use one of our guides:
How do I train my kids/family to run a 5K?
Kids' 5K Training Schedule/Guidelines.


We will need a LOT of volunteers make Burning for Learning a success, particularly on the day of the event. You can help with setup, takedown, race guidance, and plenty of other roles: No previous experience required.
To see how you can help and to sign up, checkout the SignupGenius link below.

SignupGenius volunteering


Online registration available now at runtheday.com:


5K Run/Walk 1Mi Fun Walk
Until 2/21/2014$20$10
2/23 - 4/26/2014 $25$10
Day of Race$35$15


Packet pick up and race day registration located in UDHS cafeteria
5K Race start/Finish-located across from UDHS cafeteria.
Kids Fun Run is a race around the high school, starting at the finish of the 5K and ending by cafeteria. A map of the route is available at http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/169577074

The Upper Dublin High School is located behind at 800 Loch Alsh Avenue, Fort Washington, PA. It accessible from Spark Drive, which runs from Loch Alsh Rd. to Susquehanna Rd., between the high school and Route 309.

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