Harrisburg Running Club


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Age Divisions

Based on the child’s age as of December 31, 2020.

Ages as of 12/31/2020
Sub Bantam
7 and 8
9 and 10
11 and 12
13 and 14
15 and 16
Young Men and Women
17 and 18

Registration Information

Check back for Harrisburg Running Club registration.

Harrisburg Running Club Important Dates to Remember

  • Practices are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Practice schedules to be posted online by TBD
  • Meets are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Meet schedules to be posted online by TBD. 

Harrisburg Running Club Information Sheet &
the Zero Tolerance Policy/Parent’s Code of Conduct

  • Harrisburg Running Club Information Sheet (PDF)
  • Zero Tolerance Policy and Parent’s Code of Conduct (PDF)

Harrisburg Running Club Fees

  • $110 per registering participant
    • Includes a membership with United States of America Track and Field (USATF) Jr. Olympics, registration in the Candy Corn 5K, and the entry fee to three regular meets and the state meet.


  • $75 per registering participant
    • For current USATF members*
      *Must present membership card at time of registration.
    • High School XC athletes*
      *May join to run at the end of their season.

Uniform Fee

  • $40 uniform*
    *If participant needs a uniform; fee will not be collected at the time of registration.

What Is Required to Sign up?

  • 1 copy of birth certificate
  • Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Registration form

**Note: Form needs to be completed prior to in-office registration.**

Harrisburg Running Club Practice Schedules


6pm to 7:15pm
Pharr Mill Park


6pm to 7:15pm
Harrisburg Park


3pm to 4:30pm
Frank Liske Park

Harrisburg Running Club Tentative Meet Schedule
*Subject to Change*

  • TBD

Harrisburg Running Club Events

Depends on interest and athletic ability.

7 and 8
2 kilometres (1.2 miles)
9 and 10
3 kilometres (1.8 miles)
11 and 12
3 kilometres (1.8 miles)
13 and 14
4 kilometres (2.5 miles)
15 and 16
5 kilometres (3.1 miles)
17 and 18
5 kilometres (3.1 miles)

Additional Information

Any athlete that advances beyond state will be responsible for any travel expenses. The club will cover national meet entry fees, if possible.

**Instructors may or may not contact you prior to the camp’s, class’, or program’s start date. Please plan on arriving on the first day at the designated location and time. 

If you have questions about the camp, class, or program, please contact the Town of Harrisburg Parks and Recreation. Our phone number is (704) 455-7275 and we are open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm daily, unless otherwise posted.**

Harrisburg Runners

Jennifer Michalski

Harrisburg Running Club Coordinator
Email: [email protected]

About the Coordinator: Jennifer Michalski

Check back for a quick bio on the coordinator.

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