Event details and schedule

  • August 27th, 2016
  • Registration opens at 7:30am
  • Race start time: 9am

Latrobe Memorial Stadium
131 Irving Avenue
Latrobe, PA 15650

Early packet pickup and registration will be at the Latrobe Little League concession stand on August 26 from 4:30 until 6:00pm.

Age Brackets

  • Under 15
  • 15-19
  • 20-30
  • 31-40
  • 41-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+


  1. Start at the exit to the Little League parking lot
  2. Up Chestnut to Jefferson
  3. Left on Jefferson to Oak
  4. Right on Oak to Ligonier
  5. Left on Ligonier to First Ave
  6. Right on First to Penn
  7. Left on Penn to Tacoma
  8. Left on Tacoma to Ligonier
  9. Left on Ligonier to Oak
  10. Right on Oak to Harding
  11. Left on Harding to Thompson
  12. Left on Thompson to Ligonier
  13. Right on Ligonier to Chestnut
  14. Right on Chestnut to the entrance to the Little League parking lot finish line

A full timed and chipped 5K for both runners and walkers. Each participant receives a t-shirt. This race route travels through historical downtown Latrobe. Unique medals will be awarded to male and female 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners overall and for each age bracket.

Parking is available at Latrobe Memorial Stadium.

The Gutchess Hardwoods 5K Banana Run is being produced this year in partnership with the GLLV Chamber of Commerce, the City of Latrobe, and Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation. Benefits the Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation program.

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