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The 5,000 Yards Dash presented by Yards Brewing Company

In a race series celebrating the best of local craft brewing, we had to add a race with Yards Brewing Company. You will see that this is the must do race of 2019!

  • Unique 5,000 Yard (not meter) Distance - PR almost guaranteed.
  • Food Trucks and Live Music at the Finish.
  • New Course Through the New Neighborhood!
  • Bigger, Better Finish Line Festival at the New Yards Brewery
  • Unique Craft Beer Glass to all finishers
  • Free Yards Beer to all Finishers (21+)
  • Exclusive Metal Coaster with bottle opener to all Finishers 

Race Day is
Sunday October 13, 2019

Race Starts at 8:30 AM


5000 Yards Dash Logo Shirt
5000 Yards Dash Logo Shirt - past deisgns

The Beer!

Join Yards Brewing Company to celebrate the coming of Fall. Yards is Philadelphia's biggest and best brewery.  Whether you swing by the corner bar for a beer on a Friday night, or swing by the Brewery for a keg for your birthday, Philadelphians who love craft beer, love Yards.

Every adult Finisher will receive a free Yards beer to celebrate their run! 

The Glass

Have you heard the news? Yards beer is now available in cans!!! Which is why Every 5,000 Yards Dash finisher earns a souvenir can glass to toast to their achievement. 

This glass is almost guaranteed to be a first in your collection. With classic style, this glass is as crafty as the beer that fills it. 

2018 5000 Yards Dash Coaster

2018 5000 Yards Dash Coaster

The Cause

“Philly Achilles” pairs disabled athletes with compassionate and trained guides who place an emphasis on safety to ensure that our disabled athletes reach their optimal fitness potential. 

The non-profit group has a diverse range of disabled athletes and over 60 dedicated volunteers who travel from all over the Delaware Valley and New Jersey to participate in our group workouts and support our growing number of athletes. Since the inception of the Philadelphia chapter in 2012, the organization has completed numerous races from 5ks to marathons. When one athlete succeeds at achieving a milestone, we all succeed!