CWCS: Race Series 2024: 4th of July Angie Gioiosa Memorial Race

CWCS: Race Series 2024: 4th of July Angie Gioiosa Memorial Race

The Angie Gioiosa Memorial Race is for everyone!

From the HASD drumline sending off our participants to the end of the race in Heritage Plaza, patriotism is on display! Runners and walkers will enjoy our courses designed for all members of the family.

Our 4th of July Race has been a community favorite and this year we celebrate over 50 years with over 1,000 participants!


Paper form registrations may be mailed in, dropped off at the YMCA, or….. You may register online.

Online registraion:

Online registration will close on:

Wednesday JULY 3RD @ 11:00 AM


Registration on the day of the race will be available 6:30am to 7:15am at the top of the hill from the historic Mishler Theatre.


You must wear your race number on the front of your body to show that you are a race participant.

We will have colored bibs to show what race you will be participating in, and which WAVE you’ll be in. We will be looking at bib colors to make sure you are in the correct corral.

If you lose your bib or need a new one issued for any reason, there will be a $5 fee assessed.


To guarantee yourself a race t-shirt, please register early. We cannot guarantee shirts the week of the race.


Porta Johns will be available near the start line and registration area for your convenience.


If you want to change races, you may do so by calling BLAIR REGIONAL YMCA at (814) 695-4467 before race day. There will be no race changes on race day.


For safety reasons, pets and headsets of any kind are not permitted.

NO race registration reimbursements.

Remember, if you cannot make it to the event, your registration fee is going toward a good cause.

Online registraion:

We are looking for volunteers to help as road marshals along the race course. As a road marshal you will receive a race t-shirt and food after the race. Ask a friend, family member or co-worker to come along with you and enjoy all the excitement of helping out and cheering on the race participants!

If you are interested in volunteering for the race or have any questions, please contact Frank at (814) 695-4467.

We thank you in advance for volunteering your time!


Parking will be open in the lot across from Mishler Theatre and the bus/train station in Downtown Altoona.

Use This Address:
Mishler Theatre, 1208 12th Ave, Altoona, Pa 16601