Iron Bridge Run: A 5K Trail Run or Walk

Saturday, October 5, 2019

A trail run on the beautiful and scenic 5K cross country course on the Lancaster Campus of Lancaster Mennonite School.

A 5K Trail Run or Walk

Here in the heart of Lancaster County is a course that has it all: wooded hillsides, a meandering Mill Creek, an historic 1890 iron bridge and a newly-surfaced eight lane track. The 90-acre Lancaster Campus features the best of the old and the new. Race day is October 5!


Free breakfast for every adult runner.
Your race bib is your ticket, but you must indicate on your registration that you want breakfast.

Student Challenge
You are challenged to beat LM Athletic Director, Mr. Sanders during the race. Those that win get a high five, bragging rights, and a t-shirt. Can you do it?

Tee Shirts

Tee shirts are available in adult sizes. Indicate a size when you register. Tee shirts are guaranteed only to those registered by September 17.


In the event of cancellation due to inclement weather, we will post a notice on the school website ( and also send an email to all registered runners. Should the event be cancelled, your registration fee will be considered a full donation to Lancaster Mennonite School.

Kids Fun Run

  • Who: Kids 12 & under
  • What: Fun Run
  • When: 9:45 am, day of the race (Little Blazers will be done in time for Slugs & Bugs)
  • Where: On portion of Iron Bridge Run course (same as last year)
  • Why: Because it’s fun!

Note:  Each participant receives a ribbon and a cookie.


1st Place Overall = $50 awarded to top male and female overall winners.

2nd Place Overall = $25 awarded to top male and female overall winners.

3rd Place Overall = $10 awarded to top male and female overall winners.

Online Payment & Registration

Register Today!

For Adults

$30 Online

$35 for day-of registration

For Students

$15 Online

$20 for day-of registration

Volunteer Positions

Pre-Race Needs

• Sponsor solicitation
• Distribute race information flyers
• Pick up donations
• Assist with registrations

Race Day Needs

• Course set up
• Registration
• Timers
• Course marshals
• Course spotters

Schedule of Events: Oct. 5, 2019

Registration & Breakfast

7:45 a.m.

5K Race

9 a.m.

Awards Ceremony

9:45 a.m.

Contact Information

For Volunteers

If you would like to volunteer and help make this a successful event, please contact Carrie Shreve.

For Runners/Walkers

If you have further questions, please email us!