P3R Announces Road Closures for the 2019 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

PITTSBURGH (October 28, 2019) – P3R announced road closures related to the 2019 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 2. More than 4,500 participants from 34 states and three countries are expected to participate in the seventh edition of the event.

The 2019 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler course is similar to courses from years past, taking participants on a scenic tour of four of Pittsburgh's unique neighborhoods and across three of its golden bridges. The race will:
  • Start on West Carson Street near Station Square;
  • Continue through the West End, North Side, Strip District and Downtown; and
  • Finish Downtown in front of EQT Plaza, on the corner of 7th Street and Liberty Avenue.

For the first time ever, participants will be running through Pittsburgh-themed miles such as the Mr. Rodgers Mile and the Pierogi Mile. Click here to view the 2019 course map and here for information about all 10 themed miles. 

Road closures for the event will take place from 6:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, with a rolling opening, as runners pass through each neighborhood. In addition to these closures, cars will not be able to park on roads along the race route starting at 12:00 a.m. 

Residents and businesses located on or near the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler course are urged to plan ahead. Click here to view the 2019 road closure map.  

Individuals heading to the Strip District will be able to access the Strip during the race. See these maps for directions coming from the north, south, east and west. Shuttles will also be leaving the finish line and taking runners back to the Strip District for the after-party at Wigle Whiskey. Shuttles will transport runners from the downtown area beginning at 9 a.m. through 2 p.m., and they will drop runners off at 21st Street. 

For more information about the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, visit: www.Pittsburgh10Miler.org.

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About P3R
P3R is the engine behind Pittsburgh’s greatest races. We strive to inspire any and all to run with us. Best known for organizing the acclaimed annual DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, P3R runs a variety of other high-quality races, events, and health and fitness programs throughout the Pittsburgh region. While many of our races attract some of the nation’s highest-profile professional athletes, we offer activities for all ages and ability levels. Anyone and everyone is invited to #RUNwithP3R! Read more at: P3R.org
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About the EQT Foundation
The EQT Foundation was established by EQT Corporation, one of the nation’s premier natural gas producers, and is committed to the social and economic vitality of our operating regions.  The EQT Foundation believes in meaningful engagement with the communities it calls home and takes great pride in the role as both a responsible and responsive corporate citizen.  The EQT Foundation has developed strong partnerships with a variety of nonprofit organizations to enrich the diversity and viability of our communities, sustain the principles of continuous learning, and focus on environmental protection efforts. Read more at: www.eqt.com/our-communities/eqt-foundation

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