2014 5K Fun Run

posted by nmss_2011

When:

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Sunday, April 27

Where:

The New Overpeck County Park, 199 Challenger Road, Ridgefiled Park, NJ 07660

Description:

The 5K Fun Run will take place at Thompson Park in Lincroft and the New Overpeck Country Park in Ridgefield Park, on Sunday, April 27, 2014, the same day as Walk MS. No matter what your physical level or ability, you will love this run as you make your way through the beautiful paths of the parks. All runners in the community are welcomed to sign up and be part of this new tradition that will kick off the Walk MS event.

The family friendly Fun Run has a $25 registration fee and will have a shot gun start at 8:00AM. All participants are able to register for the 5K Fun Run as part of a Walk MS Team and stay for the duration of the Walk MS event to follow.

Event Highlights include:

  • 3.1 mile course
  • Timed run with a shot gun start
  • Water and aide station
  • Commemorative event shirt for all pre-registered participants
  • Post-race celebration including refreshments and entertainment

Anyone who loves to run and is over the age of 12 on the day of the event can participate. Participants who are 12 to 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Please note: Walkers are not permitted on the course for the Fun Run. The Walk MS event, utilizing the same course,will be a non-timed event beginning at 10:00am.