Join us Memorial Day Weekend for the Charlie Horse Trail Half-Marathon to benefit Berks Co. Special Olympics. This is a point to point race which will require you to get to the finish, rather than making it an option to NOT finish. It is well aided with 4 strategically placed aide stations at miles 3, 7, 9, and 11. After the race you are welcome to stick around at finish where there are a pool, showers, a creek and a hot/cold picnic for all entries. There is day of registration available, which opens at 7:15 AM. Buses begin leaving for the start at 8:15 am.
FROM NORTH (READING, ALLENTOWN): Take Route 422 towards Reading. About 2 miles east of Reading, take I-176 South and travel 2.9 miles to exit 7 (Green Hills). At the light, turn left onto Rt.10 south. Travel 3.1 miles to Westley Road on the right. Look for the Sleepy Hollow sign along route 10, or the Charlie Horse race sign at the intersection to turn. Go 1.2 miles on Westley Rd. and look for Sleepy Hollow on the left.
FROM SOUTHEAST (PHILLY): Take the turnpike West (I-76) to the Morgantown exit (exit 298). After toll, exit immediately (exit 1A) and head towards Beckersville (Rt. 10 N). Follow Rt.10 about 6 miles. After passing Plowville Church on your right, youll go down a long hill. Westley Rd. will be on the left at the bottom of the hill. Look for the Sleepy Hollow sign along Rt. 10, or the Charlie Horse race sign at the intersection to turn. Take a hard left, go 1.2 miles and look for Sleepy Hollow on your left.
FROM LANCASTER RT. 222: Take US-222 North and exit at the Adamstown and Knauers interchange (Rt. 568). Turn right at the stop sign and travel east on Rt. 568 (Alleghenyville Rd) towards Knauers and Green Hills for about 7.5 miles to Rt. 10. (NOTE; at 3.0 miles, Rt. 568 bears left at the Y onto Kurtz Mill Rd.) At the Rt. 10 stop sign, turn right, go south on Rt. 10 for about 1.3 miles, turn right on Westley Road. Once on Westley Road, follow about 1.2 miles to Sleepy Hollow on the left.