Will you go the distance to save a life?
Join us for our annual Run for the Red 5K Race and Walk on Sunday, December 3, 2017 in Millburn, New Jersey!
Runners and walkers are welcome for this very fun and very brisk race through the South Mountain Reservation. Grab your favorite winter hat, lace up your sneakers, and let’s hit the pavement! We’ll even supply you with a hot chocolate reward after the race! This great, fundraising event supports Red Cross programs and services that help you, your family, and your neighbors prevent, prepare for, and respond to disaster large and small. Have fun with your family, friends or co-workers while getting fit and saving lives.
Sign up with a team or as an individual runner or walker.
PRE REGISTRATION BY NOVEMBER 29
$25 ($3 discount for USATF-NJ members)
Includes long sleeve tee shirt – guaranteed for all pre-registrants.
POST REGISTRATION AFTER NOVEMBER 29
$30 ($3 discount for USATF-NJ members)
Includes long sleeve tee shirt while supplies last.
*Registration after November 29 can be done at The Sneaker Factory, see Packet Pickup below.
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY:
A free Kids Fun Run will take place at 9:30 a.m. No sign up required; announcement will be made prior. All participants receive a ribbon.
Participants may use strollers during the 5K - strollers will start at the back of the participant group.
EVENT AND COURSE DETAILS:
Participants will enjoy a certified scenic "out and back" course through the tree-lined streets of the South Mountain Reservation. This is a USATF-NJ Grand Prix Event worth 500 points. There will be awards presented for 5K finishers by five-year age groups, fundraising awards for teams, door prizes, a DJ, great snacks and plenty of fun! Additionally, Red Cross blood donors will be provided stickers on event day to recognize them as a “Life Saver.”
This is a rain, snow, or shine event! Be sure to dress appropriately for the weather and get ready to have some fun.
Pre-race packet pick-up and registration is available Thursday, November 30 through Saturday, December 2 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at The Sneaker Factory.
Race day packet pick-up and on-site registration will begin on Sunday, December 3 at 8:30 a.m. at The Millburn Free Public Library.
You can help raise funds for American Red Cross mission through your own fundraising Web page – please visit www.crowdrise.com/2017RunfortheRed to create your page. Fundraise as a team or as an individual by asking family, friends or your social media connections to support you. Raise $50 or more and receive a Red Cross water bottle for each member of your fundraising team!
CONNECT WITH US:
Help us support the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross! Come out to walk or run with your team.
Date: Sunday, December 3, 2017
Location: Millburn Free Public Library, 200 Glenn Avenue, Millburn, NJ (click for map)
Light Refreshments will be served.
Fundraising Team Grand Prizes will be awarded to:
Individual Fundraising Prizes will be awarded to:
5K Race Awards (male and female finishers) will be awarded to: