Elf 'N' Cocoa 8K/5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

Sat December 12, 2020 MANTUA, NJ 08051 US Directions
Race Website

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

GDFAR Headquarters
675 Bridgeton Pike

Live Race is Sold Out! Virtual Race still available

Holiday Themed Race Event featuring 3 Great Live Runs and a Whole Lot of Fun!

Or Choose the 2 Virtual Options.

8K and 5K Race Amenities:

  • Chip Timed Race with Instant Results.
  • Course Highlights:
    • 5K - All Paved Race - Very Flat!
    • 8K - Course - 2 Miles Hard Packed Trail (No grass) and 3 Miles Paved - Mostly Flat
  • Awards for top finishers (Top 3 Overall and Top 3 Per Age Group - Under 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, etc)
  • Participants receieve a newe Custom Ceramic Cocoa Mug and a Shatterproof Ornament!
  • 10 Ounce Cup of Cocoa at the Finish
  • Shirt may be added for additional charge
  • Free Downloadable Photos
  • Race Day Packet Pick-Up: 7:15-8:30 AM (Pre-Race Day Pick-Up options TBD)

1 Mile Kids Fun Run Amenities: 

  • 1 Mile Course for Kids 14 and Under All Paved and Flat! Chip Timed (Awards for top 3 Overall)
  • Finishers Medal for ALL 1 Mile Participants!
  • Short Sleeve Elf N Cocoa Tech Shirt for all participants.
  • 10 Ounce Cup of Cocoa at the Finish
  • Free Downloadable Race Photos and Photo with Elf

Virtual Run - 5K:

  • Run a 5K course of your choice before Dec. 12th
  • Submit your results on-line
  • Receive a Custom Mug and Ornament (Shipping Included)
  • Awards for top Overall Winners

Virtual Run - 1 Mile Kids

  • Run your Own 1 Mile Course before Dec 12th
  • Finishers Medal for ALL 1 Mile Participants!
  • Short Sleeve Elf N Cocoa Tech Shirt for all participants.


  • Charity Partner for this event is An Opportunity's Knockin' - Info:http://www.anoppknock.org/
  • Food Trucks and DJ at Post Race on Race Day.
  • Visit from a Special Character... :)
  • Pre- race and Post Race Music and Fun!
Race Contact Info

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Kids Fun Run Sponsor - The Head Elf
Silver Level - Sugarplum Mary
Bronze Level - Santa's Helper

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