Eagle First Responders 5K

Sun November 6, 2022 Jackson, NJ 08527 US Directions



200 Kierych Memorial Drive
Jackson, NJ US 08527


NEW RACE DATE & TIME:  Sunday, November 6, 2022 at 9:00 am. 


The race will take place in Johnson Park in Jackson, NJ on Sunday, November 6, 2022. Course is fast and flat! Starts in Johnson Park, takes you through local streets, then ends back in the park.  This is a USATF-certified course.




Free race t-shirt for 5K participants guaranteed through 9/5/2022 though we will do our best to accommodate all registrants. ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES 11/5/22 at 9:00 PM.   You may register on-site at Johnson Park for the 5K ($40) on the day of the event (credit card payments preferred). 



  • STUDENTS - If you are under 18 years old, enter code Student15 to receive registration for $15.

  • GROUPS - For groups of 10 or more, contact mkohute@msn.com for group code and pricing.


Race Day Schedule:

  • 8:00-8:45 am: Pre-registered race packet pick up & day of event registration

  • 9:00 am:  5K run, followed immediately by 5K walk

  • 5K Awards and First Responder recognition immediately following race


5K Awards:

This is a chipped race.  All awards are based on chip time. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall winners are not eligible for age division awards.  NOTE:  Awards will only be given to participants on-site on 11/6/22.

  • 1st First Responder

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place overall

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place male & female in each age group (19 and under, 20-39, 40 and over)


COVID-19 Safety Precautions:

All participants/attendees are advised to follow current State of New Jersey Guidelines.


***Sponsorship Opportunities - See SPONSORS section below for information on how to sponsor this race.***


Race Contact Info

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


PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS!  If you are interested in being a sponsor for this race, please refer to the attached sponsor form.  For questions, contact JacksonEagle5K@yahoo.com

Sponsorship Opportunities include:

  • $2,500 level: Eagle Sponsor (max 2) – Exclusive sponsorships!  Your business name on award medals and name/logo on participant t-shirt

  • $750 level: Life Sponsor – Your business logo with prominent placement on participant t-shirt

  • $350 level: Star Sponsor – Sponsorship of a water/food station and your business name on back of participant t-shirt

  • $200 level: First Class Sponsor – Your business name on back of participant t-shirt

  • $100 level: Tenderfoot Sponsor – Your business name in the race program


All sponsors to be listed in race program and on race Facebook page, and will receive at 

least 1 mention by event MC on day of race.


Sponsorship Deadline: September 5, 2022


Thank you for your support!


Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.


Race History & Proceeds

Begun as an Eagle Scout Project in 2020 by Jackson resident Gavin Kohute, the now Annual Eagle First Responders 5K is an opportunity for residents of Jackson and the surrounding towns to come together for a healthy, family-friendly activity that builds community spirit. 

Proceeds from the event will benefit local organizations including Scouts BSA Troops 204 and 402, Jackson Mills Volunteer Fire Co. Station 54, and Jackson PBA 168. 

USATF-Certified Course Map



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