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Bernards PEC to host “Run With Me” 5K race event at Mountain Park on May 20

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 -- Bernards Parents for Exceptional Children (Bernards PEC) will host its 6th nnual “Run With Me” 5K race, its largest and most popular fundraiser of the year, on Sunday, May 20, at Mountain Park in Basking Ridge.

The event will commence with a one-mile health walk at 9:30 a.m. followed by a USATF-sanctioned 5K race at 10:00 a.m. on a paved course looping approximately 2.5 times through the park. Professional scoring will be provided by Tristate Timing. Trophies will be awarded to top overall male and female finishers, and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers, male and female, in 5-year age groups. 

Participants may register online until May 19 at noon at www.runsignup.com/pec5K. Cost is $25/participant. Race-day registration opens at 8:30 a.m. on May 20 and is $30/participant. All registrations are for both the one-mile health walk and the 5K race.

Bernards PEC is a not-for-profit organization that advocates for children with learning and developmental disabilities and their families. All funds from the “Run With Me” 5K race will support educational and training programs throughout the year.

 

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