December 19, 2016

Reading Fire and Ice Corps Fitness 5K

Corps Fitness is excited to offer an inaugural 5k race and One Mile Fun Run in conjunction with the Reading Downtown Improvement District’s Fire + Ice Fest to be held January 13th and 14th in Downtown Reading.

Date and Time of Race: Saturday January 14th, 2017

Race day is Saturday January 14th, 2017:

  • 8:30AM Registration is Open
  • 9:45AM Corps Fitness style warm-up led by Former Marine Sgt and Corp Fitness owner, Chris Kaag and the JROTC of Reading.
  • 10:00AM 5k Race Start
  • 10:45AM One Mile Fun Run start
  • NOON Awards Ceremony at the 6th and Penn Street Bandstand Area


The race start and finish lines are at the Reading Area Community College (Front Street area). The course is a flat, easy out and back route along Riverfront Drive and Canal Street. After the awards ceremony on 6th and Penn, enjoy the start of the Chili Cook Off and great music as a part of the Fire + Ice Fest. For all the Fire + Ice Fest activities and events, visit their website at www.readingfireandicefest.com

Additional Information:

All 5K runners with registration in by January 6th, will receive a t-shirt with logo designed by CF’s Matt Jackson. Additionally, all 5K runners will receive one complimentary ticket to the Fire + Ice Fest’s Snowfall Ball to be held Saturday evening at the Doubletree Hotel.

Proceeds of this race will benefit the Reading Downtown Improvement District.

Race Application:

Race application can be found here: Race Application


Inquiries about the race can be sent to melissa@corpsfitness.net.


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