2015 Be a Fan Torch Run Registration: Torch Runner

Celebrating the 7th year of the "Be a Fan" Torch Run!

The 2017 Be a Fan Torch Run is 3 day, 150+ mile non-competitive run that consist of 56 legs. The first leg will start at PNC Park with subsequent legs travling through Western and Central PA to State College, PA for the opening of the 2017 Special Olympics PA Summer Games.

On-line registration is now closed.

This webpage is still accepting donations so please feel free to continue your fundraising efforts!  

This run will kickoff the 2017 Special Olympics Pennsylvania’s Summer Games. Law enforcement representatives are invited to take ownership of one of the 56 legs. Final Leg participants will have the thrilling opportunity to ceremoniously run the Torch into Opening Ceremonies! 

Volunteer Opportunities

1. Participate in the Final Leg of the 2017 Be a Fan Torch Run on Thursday, June 1st

at 7pm and help Kick-Off Opening Ceremonies!

2. Not a Runner…no problem. You are welcome to represent your agency in uniform and join your peers in escorting the Flame of Hope into Opening Ceremonies! Contact Carrie Hucker Jaumann, Event Manager, chucker@specialolympicspa.org