Crandford Cure Diabetes 5K

Event Date

Sat, Oct 24, 2015


Cranford, NJ


About This Activity

Cranford Cure Diabetes 5K is being run on Saturday, Oct. 24 to rally support to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes, a disease that impacts many people in our communities. This year, we’re proud to include all the Cranford Wrestling Programs as both event sponsors and benefactors.  Cranford Wrestling builds character, commitment, discipline and dedication, characteristics fundamental for success in all aspects of life.

Schmitts’ Quest for the Cure originated as a family and friends team that rode each year in the Tour de Cure, a national fundraising event for diabetes research and treatment.  After 11 years of enthusiastic participation, we took our fundraising efforts to the next level and created a 501(c)3 organization to afford us the best opportunity to raise money to help find a cure for Type I diabetes and support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Race Day Schedule:  7:30am-8:45am Race day Registration; 9:00am 5K Race Start; 9:10am Walk Start; 10:00am Awards Ceremony

Location: Nomahegan Park (Near Sweet Gum Picnic Area and Ball Field off Parking Lot) 1033 Springfield Ave, Cranford, NJ

Course: USATF Sanctioned event; Certified  Course NJ15523JHP through Nomahegan Park

Entry Fees: Pre-Registration by 10/21/15 $23; USATF-NJ Members / Cranford Wrestling Members Pre-Registration by 10/21/15 $20; All Race Day Registrations: $25

Amenities: T-shirt, goodie bag (while supplies last); post-race refreshments and awards

Awards: (No Duplicates) Top 3 Male & Female over all; Top 3 Male & Female Cranford Residents; Top 3 Male & Female Runners with Type 1 Diabetes; Top 3 Cranford Wrestlers; Top 3 Male & Female age groups: 14 & under, then 5 year age groups to 70-74, and then 75+

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