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Route 18 Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Sponsors Healthy Kids Running Series This Spring

Kids enjoying a run at last year's event Credits: Route 18 Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Route 18 Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is pleased to announce that they will be sponsoring the Healthy Kids Running Series taking place on Sundays April 8, April 15, April 22, April 29 and May 6 in East Brunswick.

This 5-week program is designed to make running and physical fitness fun for kids. The events that kids can participate in include:

●     50-yard dash for PreK 2-3 year olds

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●     75-yard dash for PreK 4-5 year olds

●     1/4 mile for kindergarteners & 1st graders

●     1/2 mile for 2nd & 3rd graders

●     1 mile for 4th & 5th graders

●     1 mile for 6th-8th graders

Children competing in the Series each week have the chance to earn points, with 10 points for 1st place, 9 points for 2nd place and so on until the kid in 10th place gets 1 point. The top boy and girl with the most points in their respective age division at the end of the program earn a trophy. All kids will get a medal & gift bag for participating.

Onsite registrations are welcome each week, where checks of $35 per participant for the registration fee for the duration of the Healthy Kids Running Series are preferred. You can also sign up for the program online from now until Sunday April 22nd at 11:59 pm.

All runs will start at the Community Arts Center, located at 721 Cranbury Road, beginning at 4:30 pm. Participants should arrive at 3:45 pm if they haven't pre-registered or did not pick up their race bag at Race Bag Pick-up Night, which takes place on Friday April 6th from 4-6 pm & Saturday April 7th from 9 am-12 pm at CrossFit Barbending in East Brunswick.

To learn more about this and other events that Route 18 Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram sponsors for the community, please visit


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