Brad Schoener 5k Run & Spirit Walk

2020 Schoener 5K & One Mile Spirit Walk — Saturday, May 16, 2020

Location:  Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill PA
Date:  May 16, 2020 –RAIN OR SHINE!
Registration Time: Race Day On-Site Registration Opens @ 07:30 am at Drexel Hill Middle School 

Runners start @ 9:00 am
One-Mile Spirit Walk follows Runner Start  – Honor Mr. Schoener with a walk through beautiful Arlington Cemetery — All Walkers should meet at the flagpole in front of Toppitzer Funeral Home to start.


Walk-Up Registration will still be available the morning of the Schoener 5K at Drexel Hill Middle School – 7:30 am-8:30 am       Day of Race Registration does not guarantee a race t-shirt!

The Schoener Fund welcomes local cheering squads of Upper Darby to cheer on our race participants along the course!  Expect to be energized by music and school spirit as you walk or run through beautiful Arlington Cemetery! Don’t miss the YMCA Kid Zone! A fun event for the whole family all morning!

The Schoener School Spirit Competition Continues! PLUS The Schoener “YMCA” Cup — $500 and a traveling trophy awarded to the UDSD school with the most 5K participants! That includes runners AND walkers! Be sure to represent your favorite school when you register! Special thanks to the YMCA for their support of this award and the young musicians of the Upper Darby School District!

This is a one loop run course, (or one-mile loop walk) in beautiful Arlington Cemetery, the resting place of Upper Darby’s beloved band director, Brad Schoener.


Participation in this event has grown steadily over the last twelve years. We encourage everyone to register EARLY to guarantee your slot as we may sell out by race day!

Parking available at Drexel Hill Middle School and walk to State Road entrance of the Arlington Cemetery.