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Sign up now open for 46th Pennington 5K

Lace up your running shoes and kick off Pennington Day with a bang on Saturday, May 18 for a 1-mile kids fun run, 5K run, or 5K walk. The 46th annual Pennington 5K registration is now open! Proceeds support the Hopewell Valley YMCA and Hopewell Valley Municipal Alliance.

This event is not just about the run; it’s about community, fun, and making a difference. Be part of this “green” race by bringing your own water bottle, enjoy a walker-friendly course that is USATF certified/sanctioned, and take in the picturesque streets of historic Pennington Borough.


  • 1 Mile Kids Fun Run (GRADES K-8) (Begins at 8:30 am)
  • 5K Run/Walk (Begins at 9:15 am )

Your safety is the event’s priority with traffic and safety monitored by top-notch teams. With chipped timing, music, post-race refreshments, and awesome race shirts and souvenirs, this event promises to be unforgettable. Mark your calendars and be part of something truly special!

Registration Fees:

  • 5k Race/Walk: $35 pre-registration until May 17 / $45 day of registration on May 18
  • 1 mile kids fun run: $20 pre-registration until May 17 / $25 day of registration on May 18)

For more information and to buy tickets for the Pennington 5K, please see this link on the HV YMCA’s website.

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