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The Fitzgerald’s Lager Run 5K and The Nipper Mile are open to runners, joggers, strollers, & walkers and Benefits the Glen Ridge Community Fund.
The Lager Run 5K Course is a FAST, NET DOWN HILL route along the beautiful tree-lined, gas-lit streets of Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Fast track finish, USATF Certified and the USATF NJ Men's Open 5K Championship but the event is open to all runners and walkers. $30 prior to 8/25; $40 on race day.
The Nipper Mile is a double loop, net down hill course with a fast Hurrell Field track finish. USATF Certified.$25 prior to 8/25; $30 on race day
Finishers Medals to all finishers of both events
$3 off of families of 3 or more registering at the same time and $3 off for USATF-NJ Members (prereg only and no duplicate discounts)
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The Lager Run 5K Course is a FAST, NET DOWN HILL route along the beautiful tree-lined, gas-lit streets of Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Fast track finish, USATF Certified.
The Nipper Mile is a double loop, net down hill course with a fast Hurrell Field track finish. USATF Certified.
WHEN: Sunday, Aug 29 2021
WHAT: THE NIPPER MILE Packet Pickup Starts at 3:30 pm; Event Starts 4:45 PM
WHAT: FITZGERALD'S 5000-METER LAGER RUN: Packet Pickup Starts at 3:30 pm; Event Starts at 5:30 PM
WHERE: 865 BLOOMFIELD AVE., HURRELL FIELD, GLEN RIDGE, NJ
Packet Pickup: On Race Day at Hurrell Field. Starting @ 3:30 PM
LAGER RUN: Awards ceremony will begin promptly at 6:30 PM. “Three Deep” commemorative Lager Run awards in the following categories: Male & Female: First Overall; <5; 6-8; 9-11; 13-15; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-55; etc., through all masters divisions, plus first Glen Ridge resident male & female! Every Participant will get a finishers medal
Prize Money: Top Three M&F USATF-NJ Lager Run Only $150/$100/$50
Nipper Mile: Male & Female: First Overall; Every Participant will get a finishers medal
Top 100 male and top 100 female Lager Run participants will receive a commemorative Fitzgerald’s Lager Run Pint Glass.
Commemorative Race Singlets are available for $15 at registration.
Finishers Medals for both events
POST RACE AWARDS PARTY HOSTED BY Fitzgerald's Featuring HOBOKEN LAGER, WATER, SODA, & PRETZELS TOO!
After the race, retire to Fitzgerald's for special pricing dinner menu and drinks.
From the Garden State Parkway Exit 148 (Bloomfield Ave).
• Travel west on Bloomfield Avenue approximately 1 mile. Hurrell Field is on the right.
• Use 865 Bloomfield Ave, Glen Ridge, NJ for GPS
• Look for race signs.
• OK to park on Bloomfield Ave. No Parking on Highland Ave.
Packet Pick-up & same-day registration is @ Hurrell Field. • SECURE, GUARDED BAGGAGE AREA
AFTER THE POST-RACE PARTY, FEATURING A SELECTION OF HOBOKEN BREWERY BEVERAGES
STOP BY AFTER THE RACE AND ENJOY FITZGERALD’S BEER GARDEN
SPECIAL PRICING & A SPECIAL DINNER MENU
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