Note: New Date is October 1, 2017.

Temple Sha’arey Shalom of Springfield NJ is teaming up with Family Promise of Union County to host our 1st Annual 5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk. 

Join us as we race through our beautiful Springfield neighborhood, taking in the beautiful tranquility that our quiet and peaceful community has to offer. This FAST course is a great route for those of you stretching your running muscles for the first time and is sure to earn experienced runners a Personal Record!


Registration Fees

5K RUN

Jan 30 - Sep 15 Current Price $25.00
Sep 15 - Sep 30 $30.00

FUN RUN

Price Increase in 82 days
Jan 30 - Sep 15 Current Price $15.00
Sep 15 - Sep 30 $20.00

RACE INFORMATION

 This is our inuagural event and we have made it "Family Friendly"; suitable for runners/walkers of all abilities.


Race Fees:

  • $25 for 5k, $15 for fun run before September 15 15th
  • $30 for 5k, $20 for fun run after September 15th and on Race day.

 

Race Day Schedule:

  • Race Day registration starts at 9 a.m. at the corner of Hillside ave and Mountain ave.
  • 5k Race starts promptly at 10 a.m.
  • Fun Run starts at 11:15 a.m. at Roessner field
  • Awards will immediately follow the 5K

 

Ammenities:

  • Dri-fit T shirt guaranteed for each registered entrant, but quantities by sizes may be limited.
  • Post Race activities and events will take place at Roessner Field

OUR BENEFICIARIES

 

Temple Sha’arey Shalom of Springfield NJ is teaming up with Family Promise of Union County to host our first annual 5k road race and 1 mile fun run. This race is being called Helping Neighbors in Need and will donate a large amount of the funds to help local community activities and homeless members in our community.

      


Temple Sha’arey Shalom


Our temple raises money all year long, not only for our temple, but for the community at large. We donate to the Elizabeth soup kitchen. We work with other temples and churches to house the homeless. We also provide scholarship monies for children to go to summer camps and study abroad. To find out more about our temple, visit our page at www.shaarey.org or find us on Facebook.

 

Family Promise of Union County

Is a partnership of local church congregations that provide temporary housing to homeless children and their families. These families receive education and training at our Day Center to help gain employment and the skills necessary to maintain a safe home in order to provide for their family. More information can be found HERE.

Police and First Aid Squads

Simply put, this event would not be possible without the support of our Local Police and First Aid Squads.

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PARKING / DIRECTIONS TO THE RACE

PARKING:

Parking for the race can be done on local streets in the areas between Mountain ave. and Irwin Street. Parking will also be allowed in the Edward Walton School lot between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on race day. Walton School is located at 601 Mountain Avenue and is less than .3 miles from the Hillside avenue starting point.


Directions to the Race:

Follow GPS Directions to Roessner Field, Springfield, NJ.  199 Irwin St. Springfield, New Jersey 07081



RACE TIMING AND RESULTS


Event Schedule

  • April 30 08:00 AM EDT - REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP

  • April 30 10:00 AM EDT - 5K Race

  • April 30 11:15 AM EDT - Fun Run

Contact Information

Event Location

Roessner Field, Springfield, NJ, United States

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