Charity registration opens Monday September 22 at 12:01am.

Click here to register!

This year’s Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon theme is LET THE GAMES BEGIN. There will be lots of opportunities to win prizes from the marathon beginning the moment you register.

Prizes include:
September 22 – $100 DICK’s Sporting Goods Gift Card
September 22 – Two Kennywood Passes
September 22 – Race Gear Package
September 23 – $50 Giant Eagle Gift Card
September 24 – Two Race Weekend VIP Passes
September 25 – $50 Panera Bread Gift Card

The Animal Rescue League will also be giving away Two Race Weekend VIP Passes to one of our runners who registers on September 22. In addition, email with the name of a runner you recruited for our Paws Over Pittsburgh team (who registers on September 22) and you will receive a second entry for the drawing!


Encouragement, Motivation and Rewards is what you will receive running for the charity   that has an 88% runner increase in just three years.  We help you with training and fundraising while being open to new ideas. 


As the only local shelter that takes in and cares for both wild and domestic animals,  funds raised makes a difference in helping provide shelter and medical needs for thousands of animals each year!

Fundraising Websites – Crowdrise


Thanks for your interest in joining our Pittsburgh Marathon team! Take a moment to like us on Facebook at



The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh (JCC), with facilities in Squirrel Hill and the South Hills, is a proud training partner with the Animal Rescue League for the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon. Click Here to see all of the JCC programs.



Claws, Paws, Feathers or Fur. We run for them all!
Any additional questions contact Ann Yeager 412-345-0346 or