INFORMATION

8th Annual Bookin’ for Lookin’
5K * 1 Mile Fun Run

DATE:     Saturday, March 28, 2020
TIME:   5K @ 8:00 AM
One Mile Fun Run: 7:45 AM

START/FINISH: 120 N. State Street, Newtown, Pennsylvania

PARKING:
Council Rock High School North (over 500 spots available)
62 Swamp Road, Newtown, Pa  18940 (.4 miles away from registration area)

Council Rock Admission Building (69 spots)
30 North Chancellor Street, Newtown, Pa 18940 (.2 away from registration area)

Parking lot to the left of 7-11 store on Sycamore Street right across the street from the old St. Andrew’s Church. (60-70 spots) .4 away from the registration area.

**There is NO parking on State Street in front of or near the theater (Between Jefferson Street and Green Street).**

CHIP TIMING
This event will be chip-timed.

*Both events will begin and finish in front of the Newtown Theater on State Street*

WEATHER
Rain or Shine

***EARLY PACKET PICK-UP Friday, March 27, 2020: TBA***
Bucks County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (BCABVI)
400 Freedom Drive, Newtown, Pa 18940

RACE DAY REGISTRATION: NOTICE OF PLACE  CHANGE
Will take place on State Street near the Newtown Theatre from 7:00 AM – 7:40 AM. Please park your car, then come to the registration area.

Race Day registration is available. Only money or check will be accepted. Race day fee is $45 for 5K and $15 for One Mile Fun Run. *Registrations are non-refundable.*

Port-a-Potties

There will be 8 port-a-potties available at the registration area only on State Street. One of them is handicap accessible.
AWARDS:
Awards Ceremony will take place after the race. We will strive to begin the ceremony as close to 9:00 AM as possible.
Overall male and female, male and female age-graded, and the top 3 male and female in each age group. The overall and age-graded will be excluded from the age group awards. The top three  finishers in each age group will
receive a prize. Age groups are as follows: 8 and below, 9-11, 12- 14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

SWAG
NOTICE: We have very limited shirts available left for race day sign-ups.
5K Runners: Exclusive finisher medal, short sleeve tech shirt

One Mile Fun Run: Short sleeve cotton shirt, finisher medal

POST RACE CEREMON

Located behind the Isaac Newton’s Restaurant in the parking lot. Beer will be available for those who are 21 years old and older. Beer can not be taken outside nor can food be brought inside. Please remember to bring your ID. Food, coffee, and water will be available.

ANIMALS
Service dogs are permissible.

COURSE LAYOUT

https://bucks5kseries.com/races/bookin-for-lookin-5k

Scroll to the bottom the screen and you will find the course map.

WATER STATION
Water station will be provided around the 1.5 mile mark.

COURSE MARSHALS
Course Marshals will be stationed at all turns along the course of the race to direct runners in the appropriate direction.

QUESTIONS
If you have any questions or concerrns, please do not hesitate to ask us. Please contact us via email at team@bookinforlookin.com or call 215-459-1100.

 

See you on race day!