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Lea's Legacy 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Sun September 15, 2024 Berlin, NJ 08009 US Directions


5k Run

$20 9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Registration Opens June 1, 2024 at 12:00am EDT

1 Mile walk

$20 9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Registration Opens June 1, 2024 at 12:00am EDT

Race Website

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Berlin Community School/Berlin Community Center
Berlin, NJ US 08009


5k run and 1 mile walk will take place at the Berlin Community Center/Berlin Community School.  

50% of the proceeds will be donated to METAvivor* and 50% of the proceeds will be used to fund local scholarships in Lea's memory.  

*METAvivor is led by volunteers, most of whom are living with metastatic breast cancer. We work to obtain grants and corporate sponsors to support our operational expenses. This allows us to ensure that donations can be entirely dedicated to our research grants that fund the cutting edge research that will ultimately save lives. Unless otherwise specified by the donor, 100% of every donation and 100% of proceeds from every fundraiser (after event expenses) goes into our research grants.

Lea held a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Coastal Carolina University and a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Rowan University. Lea was a dedicated teacher and educator. She enjoyed sharing her passion with students and adults each day. Lea enjoyed facilitating many workshops and various conferences, as well as her work with Princeton University's Molecular Outreach Program for teachers. Lea retired as an Administrator for Pine Hill Schools, where she formerly served as Curriculum Supervisor/Assistant Superintendent. 

T-Shirts to all who have pre-registered and only while supplies last on race day. Size only guaranteed if you register before Sept1st. 

Refreshments after the race. Medals to top 3 male and top 3 female 5k participants. 

Online Pre-Registration Deadline is September 14th. There will be NO PRIOR PACKET PICK-UP. Check in time for pre-registrants will begin 7:30 AM on Race day.

***Same Day/Race Day registrations will be accepted as well from 7:30-8:30 AM for a fee of $30 for Adults and $20 for Kids 12 and under.

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Adults - $20 Online Registration closes Friday, September 15th.   

Children 12 and under - $10 Online Registration closes Friday, September 15th.   



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