Walk With Me
and 5K Run New Jersey 2016

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Event Details

Date: 4/9/16
Location: MetLife Stadium
Schedule: 9am Gates Open | 10:30am Walk/Run Kickoff
Course Route: 1 Mile Walker Route | 5K Run
Contact: Michelle Rocco
732-955-8368
walkwithme@nj.easterseals.com

About Walk With Me and 5K Run New Jersey 2016

ATTENTION: Online Pre-Registration has CLOSED. You can STILL register at the event that morning. See you there!
 

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Join Easterseals NJ and “superheroes” of all ages on Saturday, April 9th, to walk, run, or roll at the 7th Annual Walk With Me & USATF 5K Run fundraiser to benefit people with disabilities and special needs in your community.

This year’s theme: Be a Superhero! reflects the organization’s mission to enrich the lives of people with disabilities and special needs in New Jersey!

All are encouraged to participate in the theme by joining some of our surprise specially invited “superhero” guests and wearing their own superhero costumes!
 
Course Details:
• 1-Mile Family-Friendly Walk through Stadium Concourse Levels
• 5K Run (USATF Certified) Around Outskirts of Stadium

Some of the day's highlights include:
• Official event co-hosts: Edgar "Shoboy" Sotelo, host of 92.3 AMP radio's "Shoboy in the Morning” & Jason Faunt, Red Ranger from ‘Power Rangers: Time Force'
• Surprise special “superhero” guest appearances
• Kids activities including inflatables and a mobile rock wall!
• “Passport to Wellness” Health fair
• Vendors, Sponsors and giveaways
• Parking lot party with race awards, food & beverages, and more!
• Free registration for walkers/ $25 fee for 5K runners

THIS EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE! 

NO DOGS are premitted. Only Service Dogs are allowed to be brought in with a registrant. 

Parking: FREE in lots F or G 

*REGISTRATION/CHECK-IN* (Read Below as our set-up is slightly different from previous years)

General/Walker Registration: Enter at MetLife Central Gate & Visit Registration inside the Toyota Club Doors
5K RUNNER Registration: Enter at Pepsi Gate to Check-in & Receive your Bib 

 

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2015 FLASHBACK!!!

Check out pictures from last year's event that raised nearly $200,000! 

WALKERS/GENERAL/HIGH-FIVE:  http://goo.gl/rVyD9j

RUNNERS & RACE AWARDS:  http://goo.gl/0qUZkt

2015 You Tube Video: WATCH HERE!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsmlGUP1hYY

Please Note: For this year's event, due to MetLife Stadium field maintenance, our event is not guaranteed to take place on the playing field. 

 

 

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Walk With Me and 5K Run New Jersey 2016
Goal:
$250,000.00
Achieved:
$177,873.23
71 percent of goal achieved.
Top Teams
  1. Corporate Sponsors 2016 - $72,183.80
  2. ACCOUNTING A-TEAM - $17,985.00
  3. Simeone Dream TEAM - $12,596.00
  4. Team KPMG - $7,750.00
  5. RHI Swaggers - $5,575.00
  6. Monmouth BHS - $3,975.00
  7. Advancement - $2,745.00
  8. CVS R9D5 - $2,695.00
  9. Hammertime - $2,563.00
  10. FIS- Friends In Stride - $2,259.00
Top Walkers
  1. John Penkrat - $4,000.00
  2. Frank Lavadera - $4,000.00
  3. Sandy Babey - $3,165.00
  4. Deirdra Condurso - $2,013.00
  5. Lisa Gannon - $1,950.00
  6. Team Above And Beyond 5 - $1,600.00
  7. Michael Drobnis - $1,600.00
  8. Michael Bisesti - $1,575.00
  9. Arlene Simeone - $1,300.00
  10. Kimraj Raja Sonnylal - $1,300.00

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