1902 Donner St, Boston, Pennsylvania, United States

Start Date

08/07/2022

Activity tags attached to this sportie.

Activities: Running race, Racewalk, Running only, 5K (3.1 Miles), 15K

Welcome to the 9th Solar Vortex 5k/15k.  (formerly the Polar Vortex)

Team Brunazzi Event's low key summer race.

Registration: 7am-8:00am

 

Due to construction at the trailhead, 

Parking this year will be at the Boston Spectrum, 6001 Smithfield St, Mckeesport, 15135.  Enter the trail there and walk to your left toward the bridge. 

 

Also this year:

A 5k Race Walk.  Trophies for the top 3 male and female walkers in this separate race.

 

Awards: Top 3 M & F overall, masters M/F, top 3 in each age group: 10 and under,11-14,15-19,20-24,25-29,30-34,35-39, 40-44,45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69,70+ (no duplications, medals will not be mailed)

 

Course:  Flat rails to trails trail on crushed limestone

Water Stop:  Mile 1.55 at the 5k turn around and mile 4.66 at the 15k turn around.

Proceeds:  TBA

Top 3 M & F overall, masters M/F.

Please no headphones or pets.

Sanctioned by USATF.

Race Refund & Transfer Policy (effective 01-01-2016)

Team Brunazzi Events LLC has a zero refund policy. 

You may transfer race or distance at any time before the race.  You may NOT change distances after the race has started.  Please email TBE at Teambrunazzi@gmail.com with your transfer request. You will have to pay any additional amounts associated with the change.    

Shirt Policy (effective 01-01-2016)

Preregistered runners receive a shirt if they sign up by a specified date when the shirts are ordered.  After that extra shirts are first come, first serve.

After a race, shirts of runners that did not show up will be given to those runners that signed up race day.  If you want your shirt but cannot make the race, please have another runner pick yours up.

No shirts will be ordered after the race.  No shirts will be mailed.

 

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5k

    Activity Starts: 8/7/2022 08:00 - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:00
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): Tech shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:00
      Registration closes : 6/22/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45
    • Registration opens : 6/23/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 8/5/2022 15:00
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $2.74


  2. 5k Race Walk

    WALK only
    Activity Starts: 8/7/2022 08:00 - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:35
    Activity type: Racewalk
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): Tech shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:35
      Registration closes : 8/5/2022 15:00
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45


  3. 15k

    Run ONLY.
    Activity Starts: 8/7/2022 08:00 - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:00
    Activity type: Running only
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): Tech shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 12/10/2021 00:00
      Registration closes : 6/22/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $2.74
    • Registration opens : 6/23/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 8/5/2022 15:00
      Race fee : $40.00
      Processing fee : $3.32


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