7th Annual 5K Race to Wellness

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7th Annual 5K Race to Wellness

9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Annual ‘5K Race to Wellness’ Postponed (Refunds will be Made)

New Date: TBD

Annual ‘5K Race to Wellness’ Postponed

Refunds will be Made

BRIDGEWATER – In light of current events and for the safety of all, the Somerset County Employee Wellness Committee and EmPoWER Somerset have decided to postpone the annual 5K Race to Wellness, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 28, at Duke Island Park.  A new date will be announced when available.

Participants who pre-registered for the race will receive a refund. 

For more information, contact Sheriff’s Officer Capt. Steve San Antonio at 908-625-5925 or Linny Kosensky at 908-217-0746. 

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Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.

Place
Duke Island Park
191 Old York Road
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Description

Somerset County Wellness Committee presents "5K Race to Wellness"

The Somerset County Wellness Committee and EmPoWER Somerset are pleased to announce the 7th Annual 5K Race to Wellness and 1 mile Fun Walk. These events will take place on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater, NJ.

The 5K Race will begin at 9:00 AM followed by the 1 mile Fun Walk at 9:05 AM.

Proceeds of the race benefit non-profit organizations, including:

- EmPoWER Somerset
- Simuel Whitfield Simmons Organization 
- NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders, Inc.


Event Details: 

Saturday March 28, 2020 (rain or shine) Duke Island Park in Bridgewater, NJ.
191 Old York Road, Bridgewater, NJ US 08807

RACE DAY SCHEDULE:

7:30am Race Packet Pick up opens   
9:00am 5K Start Time (USATF Certified Course)
9:05am  1 Mile Fun Walk 

AWARDS CEREMONY:  Approximately 9:45 am

ENTRY FEE
Online DISCOUNT: $3.00 USATF Member
Students (Age 19 and under): $20.00
Senior Citizens (Age 60 and over): $20.00
All Others: $30.00

SAME DAY REGISTRATION: $40.00

LONG SLEEVE SHIRT: To all pre-entrants registered by March 8th.

AWARDS (No duplicate awards)

Top MALE & FEMALE- Overall 5K finisher will receive a TROPHY
1st Place $50 TD BANK Gift Card
2nd Place $25 TD BANK Gift Card
3rd Place $25 TD BANK Gift Card

Top - 3 MALE & FEMALE 5K finishers in each age-group receive MEDALS

AGE Categories:
10 and under
11-14
15-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70-79
80 and over


Course Description:
5 Kilometer (3.1 Miles) Course
Flat & Fast. Water stops. Race starts and ends in
Duke Island Park. 

DIRECTIONS:

DIRECTIONS TO DUKE ISLAND PARK
Old York Road, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

From Route 287 
Southbound:
Route 287 South to Exit 17 (Routes 202/206). When the highways split, take 202 South for two miles and make a right onto Milltown Road. Take the jug handle to cross back over 202 onto Milltown Road and continue to end. Make a left onto Old York Road. Duke Island Park is on the right.

Northbound:
Route 287 North to Exit 14B to Route 22 West. Take Exit for 202/206 South. Follow directions above from Route 202 South.

From Route 22
Westbound:
Follow Route 22 to Routes 202/206 South. When the highways split take Route 206 South. At the second traffic light make a right onto Somerset Street. Follow for approximately 2 miles (road name will change to Old York Road). Duke Island Park will be on the left. 
Eastbound:
Follow Route 22 East thru Branchburg. Make a right turn onto Milltown Road. Follow Milltown Road for one mile and bear right under the railroad trestle. Follow Milltown Road, crossing Route 202. Follow Milltown Road all the way to the end. Turn left onto Old York Road. Duke Island Park will be on the right.


From 206 North 
Follow Route 206 North into Somerville. Take the jughandle on the right immediately after the traffic light at Somerset Street. (Landmarks - on the right: Walgreens; and on the left: Granetz Shopping Plaza). Continue on Somerset Street for approximately 2 miles (road name will change to Old York Road). Duke Island Park will be on the left.

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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://empowersomerset.com/5k-race-to-wellness/.

Course Description
5 Kilometer (3.1 Miles) Course

Flat & Fast. Water stops. Race starts and ends in
Duke Island Park.

 

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