Cpl. Marc T. Ryan Memorial/MC-LEF 5k Run/Walk

Sat November 4, 2023 Gloucester City, NJ 08030 US Directions

5k Run

$25 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Registration Opens July 9, 2023 at 5:00pm EDT


$25 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Registration Opens July 9, 2023 at 5:00pm EDT

Virtual 5k

$30 Registration Opens July 9, 2023 at 11:55am EDT
No. Burlington & Hudson Sts.
Gloucester City, NJ US 08030

In memory of Cpl. Marc T. Ryan, USMC   (KIA November 15, 2004) *  Ramadi, Al Anbar Province    *   Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Remembering Our Fallen Brother's Sacrifice    www.mc-lef.org

***SHOULD any unforseen State regulations keep us from conducting this event live it will be converted to VIRTUAL.  You will still get your shirt, bib and finisher medal***

New for this year, finisher medal for all, chip timing on a USATF Certified course, text messaging within seconds of finishing on your mobile device and an HD finish line video on You Tube to view following the race.


Thursday, Nov 2nd, 6-9pm, Holy City Public House, 332 Jersey Ave., Gloucester City

Friday, Nov 3rd, 6 - 9PM, Gloucester City VFW 27-29 Burlington St,  Gloucester City


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Awards & Age Groups

Top 3 Male & Female

1st place  -  $100.     2nd place  -  $75.     3rd  -  $50.

Top 3 M & F in the following categories:

14 & under;  15 - 19;  20 - 29;  30 - 39;  40 - 49;  50 - 59;  60+

Race Location

Race Starts  at Max's/VFW/Sportsman AC;    27-29 N. Burlington & Hudson Streets.   Please use Mapquest, Google, etc.

Volunteers Wanted

Volunteers needed for Road Guards 8-10am on Race Day, please contact Race Director at  (609) 220-3574 (please text)

Registration Dates/Locations

Race Day registration  (Nov. 12)  starting 7:30am at VFW on 27-29 N. Burlington Street., Gloucester, NJ  08030

ONLINE Registration closes 11:59 AM Friday, Nov 11th.

Mail-in registrations must be postmarked by 10-30-2022

Race day logistics

All runners, Spectators, Event Staff MUST park their vehicles at Hudson and N. King Streets in the city parking lot. There is NO parking at the Fire Department or in the lot next to Fire Department.  Allow 5-minute walk from parking area to START point.

The 5k is a flat, fast, and USATF Certified course. The course will be police-controlled and will pass the monument area where a monument stands in memory of Cpl. Marc T. Ryan, USMC.

The Cpl. Marc T. Ryan Memorial/MC-LEF 5K Run/Walk will be professionally timed by South Jersey Race Timing LLC with results by text to your mobile device and also printed and posted on site.

Certified Course Map

Cpl. Marc T. Ryan Memorial 5K Course Map


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