Upper Saddle River 5k Run
Thanksgiving morning don’t forget to burn some calories, catch up
with the neighbors, help the community and go home with a great
looking t-shirt (and more). That’s right please come to the
Upper Saddle River 5k Run which has been
officially certified and sanctioned by the USATF (500 points and a
$3 discount for USATF members). Once again, thanks to the
generosity of our sponsors, the Upper Saddle River Rec Commission
which promises another stellar event. We expect The usual
highly-competitive individual and family competitions, plus we’ll
be providing top-notch awards, a
complimentary t-shirt, visor and a super spread of post-race
Registration and pick of t-shirt, visor and race
number may be done in person on race eve from 7:00pm-9:00pm,
Wednesday November 22, 2017at Cavallini School, gymnasium, Upper Saddle River, NJ.
DISCOUNT FOR GROUPS that register 50 or more
runners: There will be a $5 discount per runner. A check will be
given to the group leader after the race, which can then be
distributed to the runners.
The race is organized
by the Upper Saddle River Recreation Commission through the generosity of the families and businesses listed in our Sponsors Page. This year's race will follow the format of our previous races and feature individual and family team competition.
To support and reward the
of young people, age divisions are: 10-and-under,
11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18, 19-24, 25-29. In 2007 we added
a new catagory, The Baby Buggy Brigade, to add a new element
of fun to the annual race.
from the event continue to benefit the local community, including
D.A.R.E., Ambulance Corps and Fire Department,
USR Education Foundation, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America, USR Youth
Triathlon, Shelter Our Sisters, Oasis, Children's Therapy Center, The Rose Foundation of Haiti, and the "Extra Mile" Scholarship Fund. Total donations
exceed $220,000. The race has also provided much Thanksgiving
Day joy to thousands of runners and their families. The Upper Saddle River Recreation Commission is
extremely grateful to all who support the event.
Please explore our web site to learn more about the Upper Saddle River 5K Run and
send email if you are interested in becoming a volunteer.
2017 Upper Saddle River 5K Run long sleeve shirt