SPARTA, NJ – The Girls on the Run will have their sixth annual 5K Run on Saturday, May 13 from 6:30 until 10:30 a.m.  The race will begin in the White Deer Plaza and continue down East Shore Trail to Spear Terrace. 

The Sparta Police advise the community East Shore Trail will be closed during this race.  Detours will be set up to allow traffic to navigate around the race. 

Sparta Police officers will be on scene to assure safe traffic conditions for runners and drivers.  They ask that the community be prepared for some inconvenience and delays if they must drive in the area.

Race organizers say the race will go rain or shine.  Only thunder and lightening will cause it to be called off.  Any changes will be posted to the Girls on the Run facebook page