DATE: Monday, May 31st, 2021
TIME: 8:00 AM Race Start
Race Day Bib Pick Up: 7:00 AM—7:45 AM
LOCATION: 79 Tecumseh Trail Medford Lakes, NJ 08055
COURSE: Flat and fast Chip Timed 5K through and along the shaded trails and lakes of historic Medford Lakes on a USATF certified course. 1 & 2 Mile markers This year we are asking you to bring your own water on the course due to Covid safety protocols. We will have bottled water at the finish.
Although we don't anticipate having any issues please be aware that if state regulations prohibit a live event this will be switched to virtual.
The race will be following recommended guidelines set by local government officials. Awards will be based on CHIP time and not GUN time. Runners will be asked to wear a mask in the "race festival" area. Hand sanitizer will be available along with other safety measures.
Registration $15 There will be NO Race Day Registration due to Current Guidelines
Veterans, Active Duty/Reserve Military $10
Overall Male & Female
First Male & Female Veteran/ Active/Reserve Military
Age Groups male and female, 3 deep 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
AMENITIES: Light refreshments and water
SOCIAL MEDIA: Like us on Facebook for the latest Race Information https://www.facebook.com/MedfordLakesMemorialDayRun
ALL Race proceeds benefit Handicap Accessibility
On Memorial Day we honor the lives, courage and legacy of fallen service members. In memory of those who paid the ultimate sacrifice, the race will support Operation Yellow Ribbon. We will be collecting items that will be sent in care packages to those serving in harm's way.
Here is a list of items you can bring on race day that will be sent to the soldiers.
Items Requested and Appreciated:
• Tasty Kakes
• Protein/Energy Bars
• Protein Powder
• Girl Scout Cookies
• 5 Hour Energy Drink Products
• Mio Liquid Water Enhancer
• Rice Crispy treats
• Bagged tuna and chicken
• Chewing gum/candy suckers etc.
• Dry roasted peanuts/mixed nuts
• Potato chips in cylinder or can
• Dried fruit
• Beef Jerky
• Baby powder
• Baby wipes
• Visine or Saline eye drops
• Chap stick
• Crystal Light Drink Mix Individual Packets
• Powdered drink mix (Gatorade etc)
• Hand sanitizer
• Puzzle or crossword books
• Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D)
• Hand held electronic games: poker, bingo, etc.
• Foot powder
• Swedish Fish
• Breakfast Bars
• Slim Jim's
• Ground Coffee
• Pumpkin Seeds
• Sunflower Seeds
Specialty Items for Women:
Shampoo & Conditioner
Moisturizing Bath Soap
Small Hand Mirrors
Ladies hygiene products
Bracket/Division Details & Fees:
Medford Lakes Colony Memorial Day 5KActivity Starts: 5/31/2021 08:00 - Activity Ends:Registration opens : 3/5/2021 00:00Activity type: Running raceRequires phone number