Sunday
August 17
2014

5k Run Course Description

The Shirley’s Run 5K is an out and back course on gradual rolling hills and flats traveling on neighborhood roads in Maple Glen. Starting at the Maple Manor Swim Club on Dillon Road and going out to Howe Lane at Welsh Road and returning this is a great course for top runners to have a challenging but fast opportunity to achieve a personal best as well as for first timers to experience a 5K run.

Registration for the 5K is $20.00 for Adults, $10.00 ages 13- 19, $5 for age 12 and under, $10.00 for the dog walk or do both the dog walk AND the 5k for $25.00 ($15 under 19).


Online registration through Pretzel City is available below:

Nominal service fee applies. On line registration closes at midnight, Wednesday, August 13.







2013 Results

New for 2014! Memory Board

New this year. A "Memory" board where you can post a note or picture of a pet who has gone over "The Rainbow Bridge." Donation is $10. The board will be kept and displayed at grant presentations and future Shirley's Run events.

Video from our 2013 Race!

View of some of the race from Rob Leiser's wheelchair cam. A few shots appear to be in reverse because they are. On hills above 5% Rob will turn around and go up backwards by pulling on the spokes.

Shirley's Dog Happy Girl appears at the very end!

Photos from our 2013 Race!

photos by Carolyn Phillips - more photos and info on how to purchase a print coming soon

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Dog Walk Course Description

The one mile dog walk will go from the Maple Manor Swim Club to the path to Blair Lane and up Ludwell Drive to Bell Lane turn around and back to the Swim Club. Dogs must bring a human to participate. Humans must be escorted by a dog.

Prizes will be as follows:

  • Biggest Dog
  • Smallest Dog
  • Youngest Dog
  • Oldest Dog
  • Longest Dog
  • Shortest Dog
  • Best Dressed (Dressing up is not required)
  • Best Trick
  • Longest Distance Travelled

The Honorary Chair for the Dog Walk is Happy Girl, Shirley’s Dog

Owners are responsible for their dogs’ sanitation and behavior

Event Schedule

Pre race registration and packet pick up:
Saturday, August 17th 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Ross Schriftman Insurance
1250 Easton Road
Suite 270 Horsham, PA 19044
Tel. 215-682-7075
Visit Ross's personal runner's museum
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For Runners: Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up 7:30am to 8:15am
5K Run Start 8:30am
For Dogs and Owners: Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up: 7:30am to 9:00am
Dog Walk 9:15am
10:00 am Awards, prizes and entertainment

Volunteer Here

The Shirley Schriftman Fund for Animals

Ross Schriftman of Maple Glen presented checks to the Montgomery County SPCA, Bucks County SPCA and Spay and Save from the Shirley Schriftman Fund for Animals; a donor advised fund held by the Montgomery County Foundation at the February meeting of the Maple Glen Community Association at the organizations monthly lunch meeting at Brandywine Dresher Estates.

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Check presentation to Bucks County SPCA: Left to Right, Melissa Frank, Shelter Manager, Alison Levine, Director of Communications, Ross Schriftman, Virginia Frantz.
Check presentation to Montgomery County SPCA: Left to Right, Rhonda Thomas, Shelter Manager and Humane Society Policy Officer, Ross Schriftman, Virginia Frantz, CEO of the Montgomery County Foundation.
Check presentation to Spay and Save: Left to Right, Toni Dougherty, Jo-Ann Morgan, Ross Schriftman, Virginia Frantz
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2012

Check presentation to Montgomery County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Club (Ross Schriftman, Marilyn Boone, Virginia Frantz)
Check presentation to the Francisvale Home for Smaller Animals (Ross Schriftman, Clare Sautter, Virginia Frantz)
This is the presentation of checks from the Shirley Schriftman Fund for Animals by Ross (race director) and Virginia Frantz, Exec Director of the Montgomery County Foundation to the directors of Main Line Rescue and Spay and Save
presentation to the director of Francisvalle Home for Small Animals with "Puddin" the dog thanking Ross (race director) with a kiss.


The Shirley Schriftman Fund for Animals is a donor advised fund with the Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. This fund will continue Shirley’s legacy as a person with a deep concern for the welfare of animals. The fund will be making donations to local organizations that either rescue animals or train them to do service in our community.

(A copy of the official registration and financial information for the Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. may be obtained by calling the PA Department of State at 1-800-732-0900 (toll free in PA). Registration does not imply endorsement.

Sponsors

$250 Grand Sponsorship-Prominent display of your logo on the race certiicate and the website, bag for either runners or doggie bag, one item for both the runner’s bag and the doggie bag.
Table at event. (Bring your own table and set up materials.)

$150 General Sponsorship (Limited to 25 sponsors) Display of your logo on race certiicate, link on the website, one item for both the runner’s bag and the doggie bag.
Table at event. (Bring your own table and set up materials.)

Your sponsorship will help pay for the expenses of the run and the walk.

Contact event Chair Ross Schriftman for more information at 215-682-7075 or through email.

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