2nd Annual Om Memorial 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk

Sun May 19, 2019 Monroe Township, NJ US 08831 Directions
Registrations Are Now Closed
Under 18 pay $15


9:30AM EDT
Under 18 pay $8

1 Mile Walk

9:00AM EDT
Thompson Park
Forsgate Drive
Monroe Township, NJ US 08831

Join us for a 5K run and 1 mile walk to help raise funds for early detection and prevention of childhood cancer. We are doing this in loving memory of Om Parikh, a very energetic 8th grader who taught us how to stay positive, be strong and keep smiling in the face of unthinkable adversity. 

  • T-shirt for everyone
  • USATF certified course
  • Medals for Male/Female 1-3 Place (5K): Under 12, 12-18
  • Medals for Male/Female 1st Place (5k): 19-30, 31-50, 51-70, 71 and over
  • Refreshments provided by local restaurants
  • Under 18 pay half price
  • Note: Only 5K race is officially timed and race participants should pickup race Bib at the below mentioned dates, times and location:

    1. Monroe Township Senior Center  (12 Halsey Reed Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831)
    on Tuesday May 14 - lobby - 7pm to 8:30pm
    on Thursday May 16 - lobby - 7pm to 8:30pm


    2. Monroe Township Recreation Center (120 Monmouth Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831)
    on Wednesday May 15 - Room 101A - 7pm to 8:30pm
    on Friday May 17 - Room 109 - 7pm to 8:30pm

    While we encourage you to pick up your bibs and t-shirts ahead of time at one of the above listed dates, times and locations, we understand if you are not able to. We will bring any leftover bibs and t-shirts to the race venue on the race day.

Read Om's story

Learn more about Om Memorial Foundation

Thompson Park

Special Guest: Sparsh Shah

Organized by Monroe Indians for Civic Action (MICA) and supported by Agraj Seva Kendra, Lad Samaj and ICAM for OM Memorial Fund.


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