Welcome to Wilkes-Barre Racing
Third Annual XTERRA
Pocono Trail Run Series
5 great races : 5/4, 5/18, 6/1, 6/15 and 6/29/13
Wendy's Wonderful Kids
Family Fitness Weekend
Friday, August 30 and Saturday, August 31, 2013
Urell Family Named
“Family of the Year”
by Wilkes Barre
Wilkes Barre Racing, announced that the Urell family from Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania has been named the 2013 “Family of the Year”. This First Annual Award is being given to a Pennsylvania family that has provided a forever home to orphaned or foster children under exceptional circumstances.
Wendy's Wonderful Kids Family Fitness Weekend Sets New Attendance Record
Thanks to the athletes, volunteers, fans and friends who helped make our Family Fitness Weekend a spectacular success. We more then doubled last years total attendance and the new 5K and Colours Benefit Bike Ride got off to great starts. Check out the results section to see your time and our Facebook page to see your picture!.
"Best Western Offers Wilkes Barre Athletes
10% OFF and FREE Breakfast All Year"
See the photos from the Fall In Love adoption matching event.
News & Articles
Fastest Man Newspaper Reports
Record Day for Runners
Late Kick Earns Victory for Redmond
Redmond and Peoples are Fastest
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The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
Wendy's Wonderful Kids Half Marathon 2010The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption is a national nonprofit public charity dedicated to dramatically increasing the adoptions of the more than 150,000 children waiting in North America's foster care systems. Created by Wendy's® founder, Dave Thomas, who was adopted, the Foundation implements results-driven national signature programs, foster care adoption awareness initiatives and research-based advocacy efforts.
To learn more, visit
or call 1-800-ASK-DTFA.
Where to stay near Wilkes-Barre
Click the link below to download a list of local hotels.
Luzerne County Visitor Bureau - Where to Stay
Wendy's Wonderful Kids Half Marathon 2010