Mercer Island Young Life 5K Run/Walk to take place on June 3rd

May 15, 2017 | by Erin Sirianni

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You’re invited to participate in the 3rd Annual Mercer Island Young Life Jump into Summer 5k Run/Walk!

Join Mercer Island Young Life at Luther Burbank Park on June 3rd, 2017, with a sprint to the finish and launch into summer with a jump into Lake Washington! Your run/walk will lead you along the beautiful shores of the lake and through the Park on its well-maintained trails.

Everyone welcome; come join the fun! There will be many things to enjoy following the race.

Event details and schedule:
Mercer Island Young Life 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Luther Burbank Park – 2040 84th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040
8:30 a.m. Day of Registration – Cash and Check only; day of $35 (18 & over), $25 (under 18)
8:30 a.m. Waiver Drop Off & BIB Pick-up
9:30 a.m. Race starts – Awards Ceremony following

All who register by May 26th will be given their very own limited edition Mercer Island Young Life towel! Come and join in the fun on June 3rd!

Prizes will be awarded for the following age groups and categories:

  • First Place: 15 & over
  • First Place: 14 & under
  • Best Team Costume
  • Best Individual Costume

2016 Winning times:

  • 1st place, 15 & older – 21:47.1 finish
  • 1st place, 14 & younger – 21:47.3 finish

Parking Options:

  • The north and south lots at Luther Burbank Park
  • Mercer Island Community & Events Center
  • Mercer Island Park & Ride

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

***Mercer Island Students: The grade that signs up the most kids to run the 5k will receive a Pagliacci Pizza Party!***

Photo Credit: Mercer Island Young Life