Pirates Home Run 5K 10K

Pirates Charities invites runners, walkers and fans of all ages and abilities to join us on Saturday, April 22, 2017, for the Pittsburgh Pirates Home Run 5K 10K presented by Allegheny Health Network and Highmark, and the Chick-fil-A One Mile Family Fun Run.

The Pirates are pleased to announce all new 5K and 10K routes for this year's event, featuring all-road routes that highlight Pittsburgh's North Shore and the Strip District.


All 5K and 10K participants will receive a commemorative tech shirt and medal upon completion of the race. Chick-fil-A One Mile Family Fun Run participants will receive a specially-designed Fun Run T-Shirt and a commemorative medal. Participants (5K, 10K and Family Fun Run) will receive a ticket voucher good for a complimentary ticket to any one Pirates home game at PNC Park from the following available dates: April 24, 25, 26, May 5, 6, 7, 2017. You may select whichever game you prefer based upon availability!

All participants will cross the finish line on the field at PNC Park, and everyone will have the opportunity to attend a post-race party on Federal Street with delicious food and beverages!


Saturday, April 22 at PNC Park

  • 5:00 a.m. - Complimentary parking lots open on the North Shore, courtesy Alco Parking (Gold Lots 1, 2, 4; Red Lot 6)
  • 6:00 a.m. - Runner check-in begins
  • 7:00 a.m. - Complimentary parking lots CLOSE on the North Shore
  • 7:30 a.m. - 5K/10K begins
  • 8:30 a.m. - One Mile Family Fun Run begins
  • 9:20 a.m. - Course closes

(times subject to change)

  • 5K Run or Walk - $35 (through 3/2/17); $40 (3/3/17 - 3/17/17); $43 (3/18/17 - 4/14/17); $45 (4/15/17 - 4/21/17)
  • 5K Team Challenge - $140
  • 10K Run - $50 (through 3/2/17); $55 (3/3/17 - 3/17/17); $60 (3/18/17 - 4/14/17); $65 (4/15/17 - 4/21/17)
  • 10K Team Challenge - $200
  • Chick-fil-A® One Mile Family Fun Run - $10 per child ages 14 and younger; $20 per person ages 15 and older
Start/Finish Line:

The 5K and 10K will start on General Robinson Street. The Family Fun Run will start on Federal Street. All routes will finish on the field at PNC Park.

Race Route:
Race Route

You can download and view or print the official course map (2.4 MB PDF File) by using the button below:

2017 Race Route

Top Finisher Recognition:
  • The top male and top female 5K and 10K runners in each age group will be recognized on the field prior to the Pirates/Brewers game on Sunday, May 7, at PNC Park. Age groups are: under 15, 16-19, and 10 year age groups from 20-70+.
  • The top Team Challenge group in each category will be recognized on the field prior to the Pirates vs. Brewers game on Sunday, May 7, at PNC Park. Team Challenge categories are male, female and coed.
  • #1 Pirates Fan - The participant with the most festive Pirates attire will win a customized jersey and two complimentary tickets to the Pirates/Brewers game on Sunday, May 7.

If you are interested in volunteering to help on race day, please email PiratesCharities@pirates.com.

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