1st Annual Freedom Run Family 5K

Event Date

Sat, May 3, 2014


Jersey City, NJ

About This Activity

BelovED Community Charter School, a free, public education institution that serves students in Jersey City, NJ in Kindergarten through 3rd grade, will be hosting the 1st Annual Freedom Run Family 5K to benefit the September 11th Families Association. BelovED is partnering with the other charter schools in Jersey City to encourage children and families in the area to participate in physical activity, and to create a collaborative relationship amongst schools committed to a high student performance atmosphere facilitated by a “no excuses” environment.

T-shirts are only guaranteed to those registered by April 25th at 11:59pm. Online registration will be closed on April 25th at 11:59pm. Those still wanting to participate in the race may still register on race day at the check-in table.

The top 3 male and female finishers will receive awards. The top 3 male and female finishers in each age group will also receive awards. The age groups will be: 9 & Under, 10-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70 & Above

Event schedule and times

The event will take place on May 3rd, 2014 at Liberty State Park in Jersey City. Check-in for the event will begin at 10:30am, and the race will begin at 12pm. Race participants will run along the Liberty Walk on the south-end of Liberty State Park. Runners of all ages and ability levels are encouraged to register, but all participants must complete the course by 1:30pm.

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