Emmaus 4 Mile Classic

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2017 will mark the 40th anniversary of the Emmaus Road Race. Our event includes a 1-mile fun run primarily for children, and a 4-mile road race for runners aged 10 and older. The races start and finish at Emmaus High School and run through the quiet, residential neighborhoods of the Borough of Emmaus.

Race Date: April 9, 2017
Time: Kids’ Run, 9:15 a.m.; 4-Miler, 9:30 a.m.
Location: Emmaus High School   GPS- 40.533207, -75.505599
Bib Pick-up: Race day pickup only in the high school gymnasium beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Field Size: 425 runners
Contact: racedirector@lvrr.org


$30.00 – online registration only.
One-Mile Kids’ Fun Run registration is race day only. Race is free but children must register and wear a race bib. Race is an out-and-back on sidewalk around EHS.

All sales are final, no refunds or rain dates. Bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals (including dogs) and personal music players are not allowed in the race.

Registration for the 1-mile fun run only takes place day of race.


Emmaus 4 Miler Course Map Emmaus 4 Miler Elevation Profile


10-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 & over


$100-1st Overall M & F; $75- 2nd Overall M & F; $50- 3rd Overall M & F; $50-1st Masters (40+) M & F — NO DUPLICATION OF AWARDS

Gift Certificate and custom mug to first in age group. Custom mug to 2nd and 3rd in age groups.

Numerous random prizes at awards ceremony — must be present to win


Short-sleeve tech shirt to all runners.

In celebration of our 40th anniversary, all runners will have the option to upgrade their shirts to a commemorative windbreaker (pictured below). The upgrade fee is $10 in addition to your race fee.

Runners may choose to receive the tech shirt and purchase the windbreaker in addition to the shirt. The cost of the windbreaker is $20 in addition to your race fee.

Women’s jackets:                                                    Men’s Jacket

XS = 2           Chest 32-34
S = 4/6          Chest 35-36                                      S =     Chest 35-37
M = 8/10      Chest 37-38                                      M =    Chest 38-40
Lg = 12/14   Chest 39-41                                       Lg =    Chest 41-43
XL =16/18    Chest 42-44                                       XL =    Chest 44-46



All Runners invited to one of the best post-race spreads around with food and drinks provided by Emmaus Bakery, Manhattan Bagel, Starbucks and Penn Pizza.

Proceeds from the Emmaus Race go toward the Ed Thompson/Nicole Reinhart Memorial Scholarship fund. You can learn more about these scholarships here. Any additional proceeds that are raised from this race are used by LVRR in its goal to promote health and fitness in the Lehigh Valley through participation in the sport of running.

Application for this scholarship is made through the Guidance Office of Emmaus High School.

2017 Presenting Sponsor:
Stortz & Associates2017 GOLD Sponsors ($250 or more) include:
Aardvark Sports Shop
Emmaus Run Inn
LV Neuromuscular Associates
Belle Jaymes
Caliber Home Loans
2017 SILVER Sponsors ($100-$250):
Lehigh Valley Press/ East Penn Press
St Luke’s Physical Therapy
Service Electric Cable & TV
Volpe’s Sports Bar
Wesley Works
Laurie Reinhart, DC
East Penn Diner
Penn Pizza
Iron Pigs2017 BRONZE Sponsors (Under $100):
Manhattan Bagels – Village West Shopping Center
Emmaus Bakery