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Pittsburgh Penguins Virtual 6.6K

presented by Highmark

Event Details

Wednesday, July 15 - Saturday, August 15, 2020

Event Overview

Celebrate the return of hockey and get training like a Penguin with the Pittsburgh Penguins Virtual 6.6K presented by Highmark!

The unique 6.6K distance (4.1 miles) pays tribute to Pittsburgh Penguins great Mario Lemieux, and though we cannot be together, we invite you and your family to jump up and get moving in Pens style with us… virtually!

Registration is open now-August 15. You can register and run/walk your virtual 6.6K any time through August 15. There is no official “race day,” just make sure to upload your virtual race time by August 15.

During this time period, the Penguins Foundation and Mario Lemieux Foundation will be following along on social media. Share your race day photos and route selfies with us using #Pens66K. We can’t wait to share our favorites!


Your registration includes:

  • Custom 6.6K short-sleeve tech shirt- mens, womens & youth available
  • Custom 6.6K finishing medal
  • 6K raffle ticket – participants are entered to win great Penguins prizes and signed memorabilia in the Pittsburgh Penguins Virtual 6.6K Raffle presented by Clearview Federal Credit Union. Winners will be selected and announced when registration closes.
  • Printable 6.6K race bib
  • Special offers from 6.6K event sponsors


New this year…

This season’s event will feature a Bench to 6.6K program brought to you by Highmark Health. Each week throughout the race period, a training schedule will be posted and participants will work their way up to running a full 6.6K!


Become a 6.6K Run Fundraiser!

Participants are encouraged to become a Virtual 6.6K Fundraiser! Receive unique Penguins prizes and raise funds for the Mario Lemieux Foundation and Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation. To become a fundraiser, register for the race and select “Become A Fundraiser” during the registration process.


Please follow instructions in your confirmation email to submit your virtual race time. You must submit your time in order to receive the race packet with the race shirt and medal. Race packets will be mailed to race finishers during the week of September 14. Shirt, medal and any earned fundraising prizes will be mailed together.