When: Thanksgiving Day 11/23/2017
Where: Cavallini School, Upper Saddle River, NJ
Contact: mgrupp@soundlounge.com

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OUR 19th Year Running!


Upper Saddle River 5k Run

On Thanksgiving morning, burn some calories, catch up with the neighbors, help the community and go home with a great looking t-shirt (and more). 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 will be providing top-notch awards, a complimentary t-shirt, visor and a super spread of post-race refreshments. 

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.

2017 SWAG!

To support and reward the participation 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.

Proceeds 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