Help us set the pace in a race to provide free care.

This year the 30th annual St. Barnabas Free Care 5K presented by Paracca Interiors Flooring America will have an in-person and virtual registration options.

We invite everyone to go out and run or walk for a good cause. Proceeds benefit the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund, which affords $7 million in care to patients and residents every year.

Saturday, August 7, 2021
Meridian Road, St. Barnabas Campus
Gibsonia, PA 15044
724-625-3770

5K Preparation

General Information

Competitive and amateur runners, joggers, walkers, teams, stroller pushers and wheelchair racers of all ages. No inline skates or pets. No smoking.

Entry Fee (non-refundable)

  • $25 per person (before August 7, 2021).
  • $30 per person on race day.
  • Fees are non-refundable.

Course 

  • Rolling 3.1 mile out and back course
  • ChampionChip Timing
  • Elite runners #1-200 and start line corral
  • USA Track & Field certified
  • Medals awarded

Team Competition

  • 3-5 per team, must include one female.
  • Team entries must include team name.
  • Registration deadline for teams is July 30.

Shirts & Runner Bags

Register by July 16th to be guaranteed a race t-shirt & runners bag.

Registration

On-line: click here
Phone: (724) 625-3770

Packet Pick-Up

  • Thursday, August 5th 3-7 p.m.  – The Washington Place at St. Barnabas, 5847 Meridian Rd, Gibsonia PA 15044
  • Race Day, 7-8:30 a.m. – St. Barnabas Medical Center Drive, 5830 Meridian Road, Gibsonia PA 15044

Volunteers Needed

Earn community service hours! Call 724-625-3770 or email Shelli Sommariva for details.


For results from the 29th annual St. Barnabas Free Care 5K held
August 2020 go to RunHigh.com.

 

Course Records

  • Men: Josh Simpson, Morgantown, WV | 14:36 (2013)
  • Women: Aubrey Moskal, Morgantown, WV | 16:25 (2015)
  • Wheelchair: Chris Meilo, Pittsburgh, PA | 18:03

Together, your business and St. Barnabas Health System can continue to help patients and residents in need. For more information about these sponsorship and advertising opportunities, contact Shelli Sommariva at 724-444-5521 or ssommariva@stbarnabashealthsystem.com

St. Barnabas Health System would like to thank the following organizations for their support:

August 7, 2021 Open event – race entrant to complete 3.1 miles on any course of their choice Times submitted will be based on the honor system. Runners have until August 31st at mid-night to submit times.
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National Anthem performed on an electric guitar by Braeden Rawa, Berklee College of Music student.

 

Help us set the pace in a race to provide free care.

This year the 29th annual St. Barnabas Free Care 5K presented by Paracca Interiors Flooring America will have a different format due to the ongoing pandemic. We invite everyone to go out and run or walk for a good cause. The cause remains the same, free care to those in need. Proceeds benefit the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund, which affords $7 million in care to patients and residents every year. Entrants Competitive and amateur runners, joggers, walkers, teams, stroller pushers and wheelchair racers of all ages. Entry Fee
  • $25 per person (until August 31, 2020)
  • Fees are non-refundable.
Course
  • Open event – race entrant to complete 3.1 consecutive miles on any course, to be decided upon by the participant.
  • Submit your time, on your honor (one-time only). Race entries and times will be accepted through August 31st at midnight.
    • To submit a virtual time, go to this link
    • The results will be posted at this link
      • Note: If you recently registered, there may be a delay to see your name listed. Check back in a day or two. 
  • Medals awarded

WIN…$2,500 Cash or Nashville Trip Raffle Congratulations to the winner of the raffle, ticket #398. The winner will choose cash or a trip to Nashville. Thank you to everyone who participated!
Shirts & Runner Bags All registrants receive a race t-shirt & runners bag.
Registration On-line: click here Phone: (724) 625-3770
Packet Pick-Up Please practice social distancing and utilize the provided hand sanitizer.
  • August 12 to August 31: Monday – Friday 10 AM to 2 PM at Furniture at the Firehouse (68 Dambach Avenue, Valencia, PA 16059
  • Thursday, August 20 from 4 – 7 PM at The Washington Place at St. Barnabas (5847 Meridian Rd, Gibsonia PA 15044)

 

For results from the 28th annual St. Barnabas Free Care 5K held August 3, 2019 go to RunHigh.com.

View photo gallery  WPXI-TV’s See & Be Seen

Top male 5k finisherOverall Male Winner Daniel Jaskowak  Age 25 Blacksburg, VA Winning time – 15:20

Top female 5K finisherOverall Female Winner Anna Shields  Age 28 Pittsburgh, PA Winning time – 18:43

 

Congratulations to the winner of the Craft Beer Raffle: Tony Sadar Thanks to everyone who participated!


Course Records
  • Men: Josh Simpson, Morgantown, WV | 14:36 (2013)
  • Women: Aubrey Moskal, Morgantown, WV | 16:25 (2015)
  • Wheelchair: Chris Meilo, Pittsburgh, PA | 18:03

Donnie Hersh Free Care Fund Proceeds benefit the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund, which provides more than $7 million each year to needy patients at St. Barnabas Nursing Home, Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas and The Arbors at St. Barnabas who can not afford their care. To donate to the Free Care Fund, TEXT the word GIVE to 41444 and hit send.
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