More than 5,000 runners are expected to compete in the November 4 event, which is one of three races part of the P3R Megaticket
PITTSBURGH (June 1, 2018) – Registration is now open for the 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, scheduled for Sunday, November 4. More than 5,000 are expected to register for the 10-mile race, which can be completed as an individual event or a two-person relay.
The sixth annual race will feature a new course but still provide the scenic tour of Pittsburgh and its three rivers that runners have come to know and love. Participants will once again start the race in Station Square and finish on Liberty Avenue in front of EQT Plaza.
“This fall we are looking forward to showing off our beautiful city and its energetic and active community at the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler,” said P3R CEO Patrice Matamoros. “The course offers breathtaking views of the Pittsburgh skyline and rivers, and bands and cheer groups will motivate runners to stay strong all the way to the finish line.”
All EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler 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
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 2018 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile (Friday, July 20), 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler and either the 2019 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon or UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half Marathon (Sunday, May 5, 2019).
For more information about the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, visit www.pittsburgh10miler.org/.
About Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. (P3R)
P3R is a nonprofit organization that is passionate about promoting a love of running and enhancing community access to health & fitness education and activities. Best known for organizing the acclaimed annual DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, we also run a variety of other high-quality races, events, and health and 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
About the EQT Foundation
The EQT Foundation was established by EQT Corporation, one of the region’s leading energy producers, and is committed to the social and economic vitality of our operating regions. The EQT Foundation believes in meaningful engagement with the communities it calls home, and takes great pride in the role as both a responsible and responsive corporate citizen. The EQT Foundation has developed strong partnerships with a variety of nonprofit organizations to 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