Emmaus 4 Mile Classic

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. Celebrating our 41st year in 2018.


Race Date: April 8, 2018
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 AM
Field Size: 425 runners
Contact: racedirector@lvrr.org


REGISTER  $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. This is an out-and-back on sidewalk around the high school.

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.

Read LVRR Race Bandit Policy


Emmaus 4 Miler Course Map Emmaus 4 Miler Elevation Profile


10-19, 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


Gift certificate to first in age group. Custom mug to top three in age groups.

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


Short-sleeve tech shirt to all runners.

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