May 19, 2018
Come out and celebrate Burlington Day with us by starting the day off with running Third State’s 5K. A flat and fast 5K through beautiful historic Burlington, NJ with gorgeous views of the Delaware River. After the race join us at Third State Brewing and we will celebrate our fitness victory! **Please remember to bring your ID if you plan on partaking in an after race brew!
Location of event: Riverfront Promenade Burlington, NJ 08016
Course Support: There will be one water stop at the half way point. All runners and walkers must complete the course within 1 hour or keep a 19 minute per mile pace. After 1 hour the course will reopen to regular traffic.
Date and Time: Race day packet pick-up and registration is from 8:45am-9:45am. Race begins at 10:00am.
Registration: This race sold out last year! The race is capped at 400 and participants are strongly encouraged to pre-register online. For all others, registration will start on race day at 8:45am at the Riverfront Promenade. Pint glasses will give for first 400 registrants.
Registration amounts and deadlines: – 5K– $25 from 2/1 until 3/15, $30 until 4/15, $35 until 5/18 and Race Day Registrations $40 per person from 8:45am – 9:45 am.
Award categories- Prizes for Male and Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd overall. Additional prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, male and female in the following age groups: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and over.
After the race: Join us after the race at the Third State Brewing (352 High Street, Burlington, NJ) for an award ceremony and post-race festivities which will include a photo booth and more! Enjoy food, music, and raffled door prizes!
Sponsorships, Donations and Volunteers: There are a number of ways to be involved with Third State 5K on Burlington Day. Even if you aren’t planning to run or walk in the event, please consider volunteering, making a tax-deductible donation, or sponsoring through your local business to receive great branding and advertising benefits. Volunteers, please register on this website. Click the button that says “volunteer” and enter your information so that we can keep a count and ensure that we leave nothing to chance. To obtain more information, please contact Aisha O’Donnell at (609)775-7688 or email BurlingtonRunningClub5K@gmail.com
Pre-Race Packet Pickup: Friday May 18 from 6-9pm at Third State Brewery, 352 High Street, Burlington, NJ 08016
Additional info: The race is a part of Burlington Day! After the race and post-race festivities at Third State Brewing, come join the fun at the Riverfront Promenade where there will be a kite flying event, food trucks, children’s activities, sidewalk sales and much, much, more!
Contact: Aisha O’Donnell, Burlington Running Club,BurlingtonRunningClub5K@gmail.com
Charity: Part of the proceeds of the race will benefit The O League. The O League (TOL) is a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization providing sports and education to families in Burlington County. TOL provides health and wellness services, as well as, youth and family education services. With basketball and baseball as our primary sports, we provide both competitive as well as recreational activities. Once a year TOL honors one student with a unique background and dedication to TOL education programs with a $2000 scholarship as they transition to college.