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2019 Duathlon, 5k, and Community Walk

July 20 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Our annual race offers 2 different timed events, a community walk and fun for the whole family!

  • cash prizes for race winners
  • free picnic lunch for all racers and spectators
  • great raffles including gift cards and tickets to theme parks and sporting events

Our race, held in the beautiful Cook Forest State Park, will be held July 20, 2019 at Shelter 2.

Note: No child care will be provided during the event this year.

Day of Race Registration starts at 8:00AM
Duathlon starts at 9:00AM
5k starts at 10:00AM

Race Forms

To pre-register now, mail completed registration form (coming soon) to:

Western PA CARES for Kids
3262 Route 322
Brookville, PA 15825

Event Details

The Duathlon consists of a 3.1 mile run then a 12 mile bike ride and ends with another 2 mile run. Many participate in this event as teams of 2 or 3, but this event can also be done solo. The 5K is a 3.1 mile race on a mix of trails and paved roads in Cook Forest. These events are timed with the exception of the community walk which is a two mile walk. All those who are pre-registered by July 6th will receive a free t-shirt. There is also a free picnic lunch provided to all racers and spectators following the event.

Each participant is encouraged to raise donations for Western PA CARES for Kids, Inc. and bring along on race day. Each participant bringing donations will be entered to win prizes. Any participant raising over $75.00 will be eligible for top prizes which include overnight getaways. Participant with highest amount of donations gets first pick of all prizes. Registration and waiver forms are available here on our website and at the Brookville YMCA. When registering through the YMCA make checks payable to Brookville YMCA. This event benefits Western PA CARES for Kids Child Advocacy Center.

Race Map

2019 Grand Prize Sponsor


2019 Super Special Sponsors

Brookville Firemen’s Club
Charles Machine, Inc.
CNB Bank
First Baptist Church of Dubois
F.O.E. Punxsutawney Aerie 1231
Gutchess Lumber Company
Miller Welding and Machine, Co.
Randon & Deborah Doverspike
Sarvey Insurance / Sarvey Notary Service
Sawyer’s Nursery & Landscaping


2019 Corporate Sponsors

ACME Machine & Welding Co, LLC
Doug and Missi Hess
Dr James & Diane Devlin
Dr Jon J. Johnston, DMD
Nelson Realty, LLC
Pizza Pub

2019 “Care”ing Sponsors

Altoona Curve
Clarion Federal Credit Union
DelGrosso’s Amusement Park
Farmers National Bank
Ferraro, Kruk, & Ferraro, LLP
GKN Sinter Metals
Healing Touch Massage
MacDonald & Owen Lumber Company, Inc.
Nathan C. Stebbins, O.D., P.C.
Pittsburgh Steelers
Quiet Creek Herb Farm
Symmco, Inc.
United Electric
Vrobel’s Heating & Cooling


July 20
8:00 am - 1:00 pm


Cooks Forest
Forest Rd
Leeper, PA United States
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