Funk 5 Mileran Earn Your Beer Series Event
Emmaus, PA – June 8, 2019
Earn Your Beer Series Info
The Earn Your Beer Spring Series is 3 unique events partnering with some of the best local Lehigh Valley Breweries. Each event is unique in distance, location and SWAG. The Brew to Brew 10K+ on April 6th (10:00 AM) starts at Allentown Brew Works and finishes at the Bethlehem Brew Works with an after party at the Sun Inn Courtyard. The Weyerbacher 5K Hill Challenge on May 11th (11:00 AM) starts and ends at the Weyerbacher Brewery in Easton. The Funk Five Miler on June 8th (10:30 AM) which will begin and end near the Triangle in Emmaus. Runners can register for each individual race or opt for VIP registration which includes all three races plus some extra perks!
Funk 5 Miler OverviewJune 8th - 10:30 AM Start Time
The Funk 5 Miler is a road race through the beautiful neighborhoods of Emmaus. Runners will start on Ridge near 6th Street and run a large loop from Macungie Ave to Golf Circle and back. The roads are open to traffic.
Registration includes an event t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by May 27th), custom pint glass and 2 free Funk beers at the after party. All runners must be 21 or older by event day, if you want to feel young again – everyone will be carded at the after party. The after party will run from 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM and will feature live music.
VIP Registration includes an extra beer at each event, a series Growler, and VIP lines. There are only 50 VIP Spots available.
More Parking information coming soon. The race starts promptly at 10:30 AM.
Each race is chip-timed by Titan Event Company. Prizes will be awarded based on gun time to top overall male and female runners plus 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each age group (21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+)
May 9th – Registration Increase
May 27th – T-shirt guarantee cut-off
June 7th – Packet pickup at Emmaus Run Inn (5 PM – 7 PM)
June 8th – Race Day (packet pickup at Emmaus Run Inn from 9 AM – 10:15 AM)
The Funk 5 Miler is a road race through the beautiful neighborhoods of Emmaus. Runners will start on Ridge near 6th Street and run a large loop from Macungie Ave to Golf Circle and back. The roads are open to traffic. **Course cut-off is 2 hours**
After Party Info
Emmaus Triangle Park
11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
2 Free Beers for each runner
Live Music by the Ultra Kings
The event is rain or shine
Run Lehigh Valley reserves the right to cancel and/or alter the race in the event that natural disaster or other unforeseen circumstance prevents us from holding the race safely as planned. We will make every attempt to hold the event. Any cancellations or changes, will be noted on the home page, race-specific page and on facebook. In the event that a cancellation or change of date or venue is required, we are unable to provide refunds.