The Lehigh Valley Zoo’s Run Wild 5k/10k for Animal Conservation sponsored by St. Luke’s University Health Network is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year!
The Zoo’s Run Wild takes place August 17, 2019. The 5k will start at 8:30 AMand the 10k Beast will follow at 8:45 AM. The races start in the Zoo’s parking lot. There will be separate award ceremonies after each race on the zoo sun deck.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and top 3 females in each of these age groups, plus overall male and female winners and overall masters male and female winners.
Register by June 16 to receive a special early bird pricing discount (register for only $30!) and a Run Wild sport shirt and swag bag!
Register by July 14 to receive our special $40 pricing and Run Wild sport shirt.
Standard registration after July 14 is $50.
Last day to register and receive a Run Wild sport shirt is July 31.
Last day to register online is August 6. Race day registration will be available on August 17 for $60 (no sport shirt included).
Runners looking for a challenge and training love our 10k Beast! Our 10k takes you deep into the Trexler game preserve across the Bison, Elk and more. The scenery and views are second to none as are the rolling hills and satisfaction of taming the beast.
Your registration/contribution for this event supports Lehigh Valley Zoo’s wildlife conservation efforts which raises funds for nesting shelters for our penguins; enrichment items for our giraffes, wolves, otters and other animals; as well as exhibit upgrades to promote breeding with our otters, oryx, and kangaroos!
Register by June 16 to receive a discount on your registration fee, a Run Wild t-shirt, and an exclusive swag bag!
Packet pickup is strongly encouraged. To arrange packet pick-up on another day, please email email@example.com.
Results and awards will be in 10-year increments, as well as 12-and-under and 13-19-year age brackets. Receive free admission to Lehigh Valley Zoo on race day with your event t-shirt, and all participant get a Zoo goodie bag! T-shirts are available to participants who register no later than July 30! T-shirts will also be available for purchase on the day of the event.