Location: Jersey City, NJ US 07302 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://filamracing.com.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Santacruzan Festival STX Fil-Am 5K
Time
9:00AM EDT - 10:30AM EDT
N/A
Manila Avenue Mile
Time
10:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
N/A
Manila Ave Half-Mile Fun Run (7-8 yo)
Time
11:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
N/A
Manila Ave Quarter-Mile Fun Run (5-6 yo)
Time
11:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
N/A
Manila Ave 50-Yard Dash (3-4 yo)
Time
11:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
N/A
Place
111 Town Square Place
Jersey City, NJ US 07302
Description

Join us on Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Jersey City for an event like no other. The STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile will be held during the East Coast's largest Santacruzan ("Feast of the Holy Cross") Celebration. The celebration showcases a cultural fair, show, exhibits and procession.

The race itself highlights Filipino heroes, athletes, and influencers. It starts at Town Square Place and ends at the historic Manila Avenue, an area in Jersey City thriving with many Filipinos.

General Registration Starts 
January 3rd, 2017

Santacruzan STX Fil-Am 5K
Early Bird Special
- $30. Offer Ends 12AM on February 1st, 2017.
Early Pricing - $35. Offer Ends, 12AM on April 1st, 2017.
Standard Pricing - $40. Ends Race Day Weekend, 12 AM on May 27th 2017.
Race Day Pricing - $45. May 28th, 2017.

Manila Avenue Mile
Early Bird Special - $20. Offer Ends 12AM on February 1st, 2017.
Early Pricing - $25. Offer Ends, 12AM on April 1st, 2017.
Standard Pricing - $30. Ends Race Day Weekend, 12 PM on May 27th 2017.
Race Day Pricing - $35. May 28th, 2017.

STX Youth Fun Runs
Online Pricing
 - $10.
Race Day Pricing - $15. May 28th, 2017.

Registration Reminders
- Early Bird closes on 12AM, February 1st. Price increase will take effect after.
- Online Registration closes at 6PM on May 27, 2017.
- You may register on race day at each respective packet pickup area.

On race day, May 28, 2017, registration times are as follows:
STX Fil-Am 5K: 730-830AM
Manila Avenue Mile and Youth Runs: 930-1015AM

RACE START TIMES AND LINES
STX Fil-Am 5K 9:00AM | 111 Town Square Place
Manila Avenue Mile 10:30AM | 2nd Street and Erie Street
Youth Runs :
-Manila Ave Half-Mile Fun Run (7-8 yo) 11:00AM | 2nd Street and Erie Street
-Manila Ave Quarter-Mile Fun Run (5-6 yo) 11:00AM | 2nd Street and Erie Street
-Manila Ave 50-Yard Dash (3-4 yo) 11:00AM | Manila Avenue between 3rd and 2nd Streets

T-Shirts, Medals & Awards
- All registrants will receive an STX t-shirt for the STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile. T-shirt not available for Youth Races. 
- Finishers medal will be provided for both the STX Fil-Am 5K and Manila Avenue Mile Races.
- Awards will be available to the following:

  -5K: Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female (trophies)
  -5K: Top 1 Military Male and Top 1 Military Female (trophies)
  -5K: First Place in each 10-year age group (merchandise)
  -5K: 75th Finisher (1 pair of running shoes from New Jersey Running Company- Hoboken)
  -1 Mile: Top 1 Male and Top 1 Female (trophies)

 

Packet Pick-Up and Bag Check

PACKET PICK UP
Friday, May 26, 4-8pm
Jack Rabbit (USQ)
42 W 14th St, New York, NY 10011
15% discount for STX Runners!

Saturday, May 27, 12nn-4pm
New Jersey Running Company - Hoboken
127 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030
20% discount for STX runners!

RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP AND BAG CHECK

We will be providing Bag Check services at Packet Pickup Areas (near the start lines) and Bag Claim on Manila Avenue post-race. If you wish to check a bag, please allow additional time for bag check and security:

STX Fil-Am 5K 7:30-8:30AM
Manila Avenue Mile 9:30-10:15AM
Youth Runs 9:30-10:30AM

This event is produced by Fil-Am Racing, a not-for-profit organization, and is part of its 2017 “Run for Heroes” race series. Proceeds from our events will benefit Filipino-American Veterans who served in World War II. 2017 marks a major milestone in Filipino-American history in that April 9, 2017 will be the 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Death March. President Barack Obama signed the bill awarding Filipino soldiers who served in World War II the Congressional Gold Medal.

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STX5K Race Map
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STX Manila Avenue Mile Race Map
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Driving Directions

BY TRAIN
FROM NEW YORK to 5K START LINE
- Take the PATH TRAIN
- Towards NEWPORT STATION
- Head towards Pavonia Ave.,
ARRIVE at 5K START LINE

FROM NEW YORK TO MANILA AVE/YOUTH RUNS

- Take the PATH TRAIN
- Towards GROVE STREET STATION
- Head North of Grove St.,
ARRIVE at MANILA AVE/YOUTH RUNS START LINES
PATH TRAIN SCHEDULES
http://www.panynj.gov/path/full-schedules.cfm

BY CAR (To 5K START LINE)
FROM MANHATTAN/BX/QNS/BK
- Take the HOLLAND TUNNEL (Crosses to NJ)
- RIGHT on Marin Blvd.,
- STAY RIGHT on 18th St.,
- CONTINUE to Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
- ARRIVE at 5K Start Line

FROM STATEN ISLAND
- Take the NY-440 to BAYONNE BRIDGE (Crosses to NJ)
- Get on the I-78E (Toll)
- RIGHT on Jersey Ave.,
- LEFT on 11th St.,
- CONTINUE on Newport Pkwy.,
- RIGHT on Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
ARRIVE at 5K Start Line

FROM CENTRAL NJ

- GET on the PULASKI SKYWAY
- RIGHT on Jersey Ave.,
- LEFT on 11th St.,
- CONTINUE on Newport Pkwy.,
- RIGHT on Washington Blvd.,
- MAKE a U-TURN on Thomas Gangemi Dr.,
- RIGHT on Pavonia Ave.,
- ARRIVE at 5K START LINE

WALKING DIRECTIONS FROM 5K START to MANILA AVE MILE/YOUTH RUNS START LINE/FINISH LINE
- Head towards Washington St.,
- RIGHT on 2nd St.,
ARRIVE at MANILA AVE MIILE/YOUTH RUNS START LINE/FINISH LINE

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