PRRO Circuit race, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 6, offers scenic tour through five Pittsburgh neighborhoods
PITTSBURGH – Registration is now open for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, which is back to a runner-favorite date - Sunday, November 6! With relays trending on the running scene now, the 2-person relay is the perfect answer for those that prefer to split the course and conquer the 10-mile course together.
Participants can purchase EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler registration as an individual event or as part of the P3R Megaticket. The Megaticket includes registration for the 2016 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, 2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler and either the 2017 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon or UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half Marathon (Sunday, May 7, 2017).
All EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler and Relay participants will receive the following perks:
- Long-sleeve, technical men’s or women’s finisher’s shirt
- Premium runner bag
- Beautifully designed finisher medal
- Access to a closed, USATF-certified course
- Chip-time with online tracking with instant online results
- Virtual goodie bag email with exclusive deals and promotions for race participants.
- Post-race food and entertainment
The race offers thousands of participants a scenic tour of Pittsburgh, starting in Station Square and finishing at EQT Plaza on Liberty Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh. Returning to the 2016-17 PRRO Circuit, an international series of classic and prestigious road races, the four edition of the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler offers a $26,200 prize, including $4000 for each race champion and American-only bonuses totaling $5200.
Exciting announcements about charity partners is coming soon. For more event information or to register for the race, visit: Pittsburgh10Miler.org
About the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler
Launched in 2013 by P3R, the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler has become Pittsburgh's premier fall road race hosting more than 5,000 runners. The race attracts world class competition and is one of six races on the 2016-17 PRRO Circuit. Read more than at: Pittsburgh10Miler.org
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About the Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. (P3R)
P3R is a nonprofit organization that is passionate about promoting the love of running and enhancing community access to health & fitness education and activities. Best known for organizing the acclaimed annual DSG Pittsburgh Marathon, we also run a variety of other high-quality races, events and health & fitness programs throughout the Pittsburgh region. While many of our races attract some of the nation’s highest-profile professional athletes, we offer activities for all ages and ability levels. The only criterion for participation is a desire to be happy, healthy and active! Read more at: P3R.org
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About the EQT Foundation
EQT and the EQT Foundation are committed to the social and economic vitality of our operating regions. For the past decade, the EQT Foundation has made a difference by supporting local programs and initiatives that involve education, community and economic development, the arts and the environment. Together with a variety of non-profit organizations, the EQT Foundation develops strong partnerships that enrich the diversity and viability of our communities, sustain the principles of continuous learning, and focus on environmental protection efforts. Read more at: www.eqt.com/our-communities/eqt-foundation
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