Race Series

Trails and Tails 5k female participant with her dog in a costume.


Saturday, May 14, 2022

Join us for paw-some fun at John Rudy Park for a fun, family and furry-friend chip-timed trail running and walking event!


  • Join the costume contest by dressing up with your furry running partner.  5 pet-person couples will win dog-friendly prize baskets.


  • All pets must be licensed and current with immunizations.  
  • Proof of rabies vaccination is required at packet pick-up.  
  • All pets must be leashed and controlled by their human running companion.  
  • Leash length may not exceed 6 feet.


Did you hear that? Your furry friend is telling you to click here to register!

Trails and Tails purple and light purple logo. White Y logo with a white puppy, purple trees, and trails illustrations.

York Marathon & Half Marathon

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Join hundreds of fellow runners and walkers for a speedy marathon or half-marathon on York’s historic Rail Trail!

Race Starts: York Branch YMCA, 90 N. Newberry St, York, PA 17401

Race Ends: Lafayette Plaza in the heart of the City of York

The flat course begins on city streets and transitions to the York County Heritage Rail Trail for the remainder of the race.

Come out for an amazing day of running and maybe even a PR! 
Click here to learn more and see past results!

Other Races - More details to follow!

Autumn Dash – September 24, 2022 @ The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA

  • Traffic control, cheering fans and a Fall Festival post-race celebration make this event a great way to kick-off the fall season!
  • Registration opens February 1, 2022 and closes on race day at 8:00 am.

YMCA Turkey Trot 5k – November 24, 2022 @ York Branch YMCA

  • Get active with your Y family before you celebrate. In-person or virtual participation options.
  • Registration starts September 1, 2022.