Demarest 5K

Demarest 5K

Sunday, May 19, 2019

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The Demarest 5K & One Mile Fun Run are a longstanding tradition in the Northern Valley that inspires runners and spectators young and old. At our community event, children run in stride with their families and with seasoned runners from surrounding areas. In 2018, we had over 680 people in attendance from all over Bergen County and beyond. All proceeds from the race go towards the Demarest schools and the race has brought amazing athletic and academic equipment and programs into our classrooms. What sets us apart from all other 5K races is our unique Principal’s Challenge training and mentoring program which starts three months prior to race day and prepares the students not only for the race but also for a lifetime of health and fitness. In addition, we have a full-day school Health Fair for students and families. Together, these events allow sponsors to reach over 1,000 students, families, teachers and business administrators in our community over an extended period of time. Please make a diference for our students and inspire our community.

Schedule:
7:45 am – 9 am – Day of Race Registration, Bag & Number Pick-up , County Road School
8:45 am – Pre Race Warm up
9:30 am – 5K Run/Walk Race Starts
10:00 am – Post Race Refreshments
10:30 am – One Mile Fun Run
11:15 am – Awards Ceremony

Awards:   
Great Prizes and Trophies will be awarded to the top finishers in the following categories:
Top Overall Runner – male/female
Top Demarest Runner – male/female
1st, 2nd, 3rd place – County Road School/Luther Lee Emerson/Demarest Middle School – male/female
1st, 2nd, 3rd place for each age group – male/female:
13 and under
14-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70 and up

Click Here For Registration Information