*All runners under 18 will need a parent/guardian to read and approve the electronic waiver of liability upon registration.
Participants can pick up race packets on race day beginning at 6:00 a.m. or in advance at the Pirates Administrative Offices, located on the corner of Federal and West General Robinson Streets (please see dates and times below). Packets contain a runner's bib (for all participants), a timing chip for 5K and 10K runners only, a game ticket voucher, and a T-Shirt voucher.
(Please note: The Pirates are playing on April 13th and 15th at PNC Park at 7:05 p.m.)
The brand new 5K, 10K and Family Fun Run routes will be announced soon!
All participants are invited to the post-race party that will be held on Federal Street immediately following the conclusion of the race. Complimentary food and beverages will be provided!
New for 2016, the 5K, 10K and Family Fun Run will start on General Robinson Street. All routes will finish on the field at PNC Park.
All 5K and 10K participants will receive a tech T-Shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park from the following available dates: April 16-17, May 2-4, 2016. Family Fun Run participants will receive a specially-designed, commemorative Family Fun Run T-Shirt and a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park from the following available dates: April 16-17, May 2-4, 2016.
Please note: if you elect to have your packet mailed to you, your t-shirt will NOT be mailed. You will receive a voucher that can be redeemed at packet pick-up or on race day.
Race results will be printed and posted on site post-race, and online at pirates.com/HOMERUN by 1:30 p.m. Top finishers in each age group will be contacted via telephone/e-mail with instructions regarding details for the pregame recognition ceremony.
Timing services for the Pittsburgh Pirates Home Run 5K/10K are being provided by The Runner's High of Grove City, PA. Chips will be assigned upon registration.
Complimentary parking will be available, courtesy of Alco Parking, for all participants in Alco's North Shore parking lots.
If you are interested in volunteering to help on race day, please e-mail PiratesCharities@pirates.com.
Registration for the 2016 race ensures participants will receive early notification via e-mail regarding the 2017 race.
Please e-mail PiratesCharities@pirates.com if you have registered and cannot participate in the race. Your registration fee is non-refundable.
The Pittsburgh Pirates 5K Home Run benefits Pirates Charities, the official philanthropic arm of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Pirates Charities is committed to strengthening the community by supporting organizations and programs aimed at improving the lives of children and adults in the greater Pittsburgh region. Pirates Charities places a special emphasis on supporting youth programs focused on health, fitness, and education by developing partnerships with those who share in our mission.
If you have questions, please call the Pirates Charities hotline at 412.325.4720.