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General Information

To enter - go to Registration

Registration is now OPEN.

Entry Fee - $35 until November 5.

Runners must register by November 5 to have your name printed in the race program.

Entry Fee - $45 from November 6 until registration closes Sunday, November 19.

In Person Entry Fee - $50 on Wednesday Nov 22 and race day.

Pasta Dinner ($12) on Wednesday, November 22, 7PM at the Elks.

Congratulations to all finishers!

Alfredo Jose Santana, Philadelphia, ran the seventh fastest time All-Time to pull away from Casey Ellis, Towanda, in the last mile.  Ellis ran the ninth fastest time All-Time in taking second.

Five time winner, Matt Gillette, Allentown, was denied his sixth victory while placing fourth.

Two time winner, C Fred Joslyn finished under 50 minutes for the record 15th time.

Chris Aurand, Berwick, finished for the 50th consecutive time becoming the 

First to Fifty!

Marina  Martino won for the third time.  Her time set a new women's 30-39 age group record;

breaking the record set by Heidi Peoples in 2010.

Lacey Danilovitz, Moosic, broke Course Record holder Paige Stoner's 19 and Under age group record

while finishing fifth overall.

The 2022 Diamonds Race celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the first females to run the race.

Laurie Ruggieri and Claudette Lehman Gerber were able to finish in 1972.

In 2022, Claudette returned to take part in the Pasta Dinner and held the finish line tape.

Debbie Focht Takach, the sole female in 1973, returned to take part in the Pasta Dinner and also finish the 2022 race.

Congratulations and thank you to both!

Runners family/friends can listen to the race on Hanna Radio FM channels

92.3, 97.5 and 106.1



            The Berwick YMCA, Third St, (one block from the Elks) will be open 8:15AM-9:45AM for runners.

                        Please do not leave any belongings in the YMCA, it will be closed after the race!


Course and Age Group Records


MALE                                                   FEMALE

 Overall   Peter Pfitzinger  43:20   1980                                         Paige Stoner 49:05   2021   


19 & under   Jim Howell    45:48  1969 &                                         Lacey Danilovitz 54:33  2022                                                                 Bill Reifsnyder 45:48   1979                                                                                     

20-29   Peter  Pfitzinger    43:20   1980                                           Paige Stoner  49:05   2021                                    

30-39   Greg Fredericks    43:41   1980                                           Marina Martino 52:50  2022                                     

40-49   Ken Inglis              45:46   1982                                             Deborah Grossman  53:38  1996                                  50-50  Johnny Kelley       50:21   1958                                            Lori Kingsley  59:18   2017                                   

60-69   Hubert Morgan    55:06   1984                                         Dianna Golden   66:40   2013                                        70-79    Ed Whitlock         57:25   2003                                            Debbie Alunni   89:53   2021                                       80&over  Ed Whitlock      71:46  2013                                             Joanne Hause   117:36   2012                                       

RACE DATE - November 23, 2023

More race details in September 1

Starting time - 10AM

The Finish Line will close at 1PM.

Runners finishing after 1PM may not be timed or scored.

Refunds only if the race in cancelled.


The right to reject any entry or issue special invitations is reserved by the Marathon Association.

Race numbers may not correspond to the number of entrants.

Numbers 1 through 30 for men and F-1 through F-30 for women will be reserved for seeded runners.

Runners with these numbers will be the only runners allowed on the front row.

Slower and inexperienced runners, please line up towards the back of the starting line.

Please line up according to your ability.

Backpacks will NOT be allowed inside the Elks Building Third St, Berwick

For safety reasons ,headphones, animals, strollers, in-line skates, skateboards, and other wheeled vehicles of any kind are not permitted.

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