Event Information

Event Overview

The 7th annual Yuengling Light Lager Jogger 5k starts and finishes at America's oldest brewery in Pottsville, PA. All participants will receive a Yuengling Light Lager Jogger branded pint glass, official race t-shirt, two free Yuengling Light Lagers (21+), free brewery tours (Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 only- there will be no brewery tours on race day) and admission to the post-race party.

Be sure to stick around after the race for live music, food, and the Operation Gratitude letter writing station, plus so much more!

The race is limited to 3,500 participants and typically sells out within 48 hours!

See what our past particpants are saying: 

SS: "You guys manage to order in perfect weather two years in a row! Fun day, I'll be back again next year. Thanks to the organizers, all the volunteers, and the residents of Pottsville!"

WS: "Drove 4 hours round trip, ran 27 minutes just for a yuengling beer.... Well worth it!!"

JM: "Met Mr Yuengling! Awesome race and block party! Well organized. Thanks for a great time!"

SM: "Awesome race with the best swag!"

AA: "I participated in the Lager Jogger sponsored by Dick Yuengling and his staff. They did a terrific job. The whole thing was organized well, it was a fun day, beautiful weather. Top-notch event. I’ll be back and I’ll bring some friends to your fine city. Great, great run."

BB: "I would like to thank the Yuengling family for another great race on Mahantongo Street. Their Light Lager Jogger is a staple to the community and I hope it lasts forever. Thanks again, Dick."