About the Triple Crown

General Information for 2016 Triple Crown Events

2016 Dates

  • YMCA Fit Fest – Sunday, June 12 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Emily’s Run – Sunday, July 24 at 8:30 a.m.
  • L/A Bridge Run – Sunday, August 28 at 8:30 a.m.

Registration Fees – 2016 fees and registration dates TBD

Triple Crown: Covers all three 5Ks

  • Early Registration (prior to March 1): $55
  • March 1 – June 6: $60
  • June 7 (at YMCA Fit Fest): $70

YMCA Fit Fest: $20 ($25 on race day, June 7)
Emily’s Run: $20 ($25 on race day, July 19)
L-A Bridge Run: $20 ($25 on race day, Aug. 23)

Race Day Registration

Race day registration for all 5Ks is from 7:15 to 8:00 AM at starting location. There will be no race-day registration if the event has reached its participation cap.

General Information

  • The Triple Crown is a community fundraising 5K series open to runners and walkers of all ages and abilities.
  • Each 5K is capped at 800 participants
  • Free apparel to first 500 registrants
  • USATF certified courses
  • Chip-timing
  • Food & refreshments
  • Music & prize drawings

Online Registration

  • Triple Crown and YMCA Fit Fest online registration closes Thursday, June 4.
  • Emily’s Run online registration closes Wednesday, July 15.
  • L-A Bridge Run online registration closes Wednesday, Aug. 19.

Auburn Firefighters Local 797 Kids’ Fun Run

A free Auburn Firefighters Local 797 Kids’ Fun Run will precede each 5K at 8:00a.m. The run is free to all youngsters and registration will take place on race day.


Awards to top male and female finishers in each race and top 2 in each age category (10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-30, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over). Special awards to top male and female overall Triple Crown finishers and top 2 in each 5 year age category. All Triple Crown finishers will receive a commemorative prize!

Triple Crown Eligibility

To be eligible for Triple Crown recognition and awards you must participate in all three races of the Triple Crown. Your age on June 7 will determine your age group.


Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Post-Race Party

A post-race party after each of the Triple Crown races will take place at Gritty’s at 11am. All runners and volunteers can bring their bibs and receive either at $1 Gritty’s beer or a free non-alcoholic drink.

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