Girls on the Run Central New Jersey - Somerville 5K

November 19

Registration Details
November 19, 2017

20 Grove St. & East High St. Somerville, NJ
9:30 AM | On-site Registration Begins
11:00 AM | 5K Start Time
12:00 PM | Awards
Course Information
Course Map



The 5K Course is a 3.1 mile course aroundthe Somerville neighborhoods. The 5K participants will pass a water stop on mile 1 and on mile 2. Cheer Teams will also be placed along the course to cheer on the girls and 5K participants.

Packet Pick-Up

Race day registration and packet pick up open at 9:30am on race day.

All runners are required to register for the race. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

CAN I BRING MY DOG OR PET?

For safety, all furry friends are not allowed on the course or at the event, so please leave all pets at home on 5K day! All pets will be asked to return to the pet owner's vehicle if spotted at the event.

ARE THERE AID STATIONS AVAILABLE?

Water will be available on the course and at the finish.. Two water stations will be available on the course. EMTs will be monitoring the course on bicycles and an ambulance will be stationed at the start. Runners are also encouraged to bring water bottles along for pre-race hydration. Additional water and snacks will be available at the finish line.

HOW LONG WILL THE 5K RUN TAKE?

Finishing times vary of course, but our fastest runners will complete the run in about 25 minutes. Most runners will fall between 30-45 minutes We will be sweeping the course at one hour from the starting time to ensure all runners have returned to the starting area.

WHERE CAN I PARK?

Somerville parking information is available at the following link:http://downtownsomerville.com/

Volunteer Registration

This event would not be possible without the help of amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our girls. Over 100 volunteers are needed to put on our best 5K yet! Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone.

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OPPORTUNITIES
REGISTRATION

Volunteers will help with 5K registration, assisting pre-registered runners and event day runners. Approximate arrival time 5:30 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 5 hours. This volunteer opportunity is best suited for individuals over 18 years of age.

Operations

Volunteers will help with logistics and operations. Potential responsibilities include: parking attendants, helping to distribute water to runners, assisting runners at the start line and on the course. Approximate time of arrival is 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 6 hours. These volunteer opportunities are best suited for adults, older teens and adult groups.

REGISTRATION

Volunteers will help greet buses upon arrival and assist coaches with their 5K materials. Assistance will also be needed with runner refreshments and medal distribution at the finish line, and at the information and merchandise tents. Approximate time of arrival is 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Time commitment is 4 to 6 hours. This volunteer opportunity is best suited for individuals over 18 years of age.

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Girls on the Run Central New Jersey
PO Box 6627
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

(908) 285-9202

donna.york@girlsontherun.org