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Join Project Purple on September 14th as we run and walk to BEAT Pancreatic Cancer through beautiful Overpeck County Park in Leonia NJ. You can choose from either the 5k run or 1 mile walk to benefit Project Purple

Your participation and fundraising supports our national patient financial aid program and funding critical research towards a cure. We have become the nations leading provider of patient aid to so many families fighting pancreatic cancer. 

Teams are welcome and fundraising is encouraged. 




Kids' Race: Have the little ones join in the fun too! We will have a 1/4 mile race for kids ages 2-6, and a 1/2 mile race for kids 7-10, with a staggered start. 

VIRTUAL 5K OPTION! Can’t make race day? Not to worry. Sign up for the virtual run, log your own miles and we’ll send you Project Purple sunglasses (if registered by Sept. 10, 2019) and a race bib. Email jody@jbsports.com with questions on the virtual run.

AWARDS: Prizes are awarded to the top overall male & female runners and top 3 in each of the following age groups: Men & Women 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+. Top individual and team fundraisers receive awards!











Countdown to race day

Registration fees

5K

Price changes in 2 months 23 days
    1. $30.00
      Now registering Feb 18 – Aug 11
      Register
    2. $35.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 12

Walk 1 Mile

Price changes in 2 months 23 days
    1. $30.00
      Now registering Feb 18 – Aug 11
      Register
    2. $35.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 12

Virtual 5K

Price changes in 2 months 23 days
    1. $30.00
      Now registering Feb 18 – Aug 11
      Register
    2. $30.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 12

Youth 5K 0-12

Price changes in 2 months 23 days
    1. $15.00
      Now registering Feb 18 – Aug 11
      Register
    2. $20.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 12

Kids' Run

Price changes in 2 months 23 days
  • We will have a 1/4 mile race for kids ages 2-6, and a 1/2 mile race for kids 7-10, with a staggered start.

    1. $15.00
      Now registering Feb 18 – Aug 11
      Register
    2. $15.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 12

Event Schedule

  • September 14 7:30 AM EDT - Registration

  • September 14 8:50 AM EDT - Opening Ceremony

  • September 14 9:00 AM EDT - Kids' Race

  • September 14 9:15 AM EDT - Walk Start

  • September 14 9:30 AM EDT - 5K Start

  • September 14 10:15 AM EDT - Awards

Contact Information

Event Location

Overpeck County Park, Fort Lee Road, Leonia, NJ, USA

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