Merry Heart Roxbury Community Benefit 5k Race


Event Date

Mon, Jun 13, 2016


Succasunna, NJ

About This Activity

Hosted by the Morris County Striders running club. Our Presenting Sponsor is Merry Heart Senior Care.

Race starts at 7:00pm in front of the Eisenhower Middle School on Eyland Avenue. Packet pickup and race day registration starts at 5:00pm in the Eisenhower Middle School Gymnasium. Please park in the Roxbury High School Parking lot and walk down the access road to the middle school.

Pre-Entry Pricing:
Non USATF-NJ member $23.00
USATF Member $20.00
Roxbury Residents $20.00
Family - Parents & Dependent children $55.00* (* For up to 4 family members. $15.00 each additional.)

Top Male and Female Overall.
Top 5 men and women in 20 to 34 division.
Top 3 men and women in 35 to 39 and all Masters five year age divisions thru 85+.
Top 3 boys and girls in the Youth divisions: 10&U, 11/12, 13/14, 15/16, 17 to 19.
Special awards to first Roxbury Township Male and Female Residents.

Corporate, Club, and Family Team Competition:
Men, Women, and Co-ed divisions. Unlimited team members (all must register); top three will score. Teams must pre-register but add-ons are allowed on race day. Family entry fee covers parents and dependent children only. No B teams.

The Course: USATF-NJ certified loop course. Mostly flat, very fast and worth 500 points in the USATF-NJ New Balance North Jersey Grand Prix.

Post Race Party: Pizza, ice cream, fruit, nutrition bars, water, Gatorade. Live DJ music. Random prize raffles from local merchants (must be present to win).

Who Benefits: All net proceeds from the race will benefit local charities and non-profit organizations: Roxbury HS Project Graduation, Roxbury Rescue Squad & Fire Department, Roxbury Social Services, Kiwanis Scholarship Fund, the Roxbury Day Care Center, and the St. Therese Building Fund.

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Race email:

Race hotline: 973-219-4494

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