RacesToddler Trot

The Sheetz Pittsburgh Toddler Trot is a wonderful way for toddlers to participate in the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon weekend of events. This event is the culminating race for Kids of STEEL participants following the Toddler Trot training plan.

Course Description

The Sheetz Pittsburgh Toddler Trot course will be in Point State Park. 

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Additional Race Information

Friday, May 1 from 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Sheetz Pittsburgh Toddler Trot booth at the Pittsburgh Health and Fitness Expo at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center

Please note that Toddler Trot participants will not receive a race packet confirmation ticket ahead of time. Race numbers will be sorted and picked up alphabetically by last name. 

Saturday, May 2 from 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Kids of STEEL tent in Point State Park

Look for the Toddler Trot Pick Up Area signs at the tent to get into the correct line.

Registration Rules
  • No refunds or deferments of entry fees
  • Each child must have one adult participate with them, but children must be able to walk with minimal assistance
Course Rules
  • Bicycles, skateboards, scooters, baby joggers, strollers, roller skates and roller blades are not permitted on the course 
  • Animals are not permitted on the course

Runners in each heat will be separated by ages so children of similar ages run together. If you miss your heat time you can jump into the next heat. 

  • Heat 1: 8:30 AM
  • Heat 2: 8:45 AM
  • Heat 3: 9:00 AM
  • Heat 4: 9:15 AM
Race Numbers

Please complete the emergency contact information form on the back of the race number. Pin the race number to the front of the child’s shirt. 

  • Parents must remain with the child on or near the course.
  • No animals or strollers are permitted on the course.
    • There will be an area to leave strollers. Please make sure you take all valuables with you.
  • The Toddler Trot course will be broken down at the end of Heat 4. 
    • If you miss all four heats, please go to the Information Tent in Point State Park for assistance.
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