Religions and Spirituality

St. Catherine of Siena Heritage Fund USATF-Grand Prix 5K & Fun-Fit Mile is Oct. 28

Zoie Petronzo, Cyndi Petronzo, and Bill Petronzo, Race Co-Chair.
Damer Family, West Caldwell
Sal Paonessa, Cedar Grove an every day Runner, will Walk with his grandchildren
Rev. Al Berner will be on a cruise to the Suez Canal, but will Walk his Mile aboard the ship
Martirano Family, Cedar Grove
Zoie Petronzo, Verona taken at State Finals.

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - On Saturday, Oct. 28, St. Catherine of Siena Parish will host a USATF-Grand Prix 5K & Fun-Fit Mile.

The 5K starts at 9:15 a.m. at Cedar Grove High School, goes through suburban streets on exclusively paved roadway with downhills to gather steam and uphills to challenge skills, and finishes at the 50-yard line of CGHS' new track.

The Fun-Fit Mile -- 4 laps around the high school track -- begins at 8:45 a.m.; participants may walk all or part of the mile. Non-run-or-walk supporters are encouraged to register as a walker and simply come,
pick up your T-Shirt and cheer on participants as they cross the finish line.  Supporters may also
sponsor a runner or walker.

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Registration and Information: Entry Fee: $ 30 by Oct. 26 ($27 USATF) for
either event, all ages. Fee on Race Day: $35 for all. Registration is not available on October 27.

October 28 Check-In/ Registration/ Packet Pick-Up: 7:30 a.m.; rain or shine, no refunds.

Runner Awards Ceremony: 10:30 am.

Participant Amenities: T-Shirt (guaranteed to Participants registered by Oct. 1), Bag Check, Amenities Bag, Refreshments.

The Event is professionally organized and administered by Barwick Marketing & Events Group, a firm with 25+ years experience working over 40 races annually, to include NYC Marathon, NYC Half Marathon, Ridgewood Run and J.P.Morgan Corporate Challenge Series.

The Event beneficiary is the St. Catherine of Siena Heritage Fund which enables an enhanced
level of programs, services and campus facilities to ensure a vibrant future for the Parish.

Event Sponsorships are still available. Current Event Sponsors: Platinum: Evident Title
Insurance, Inc; Sandies Specialties, Inc; Pat & John Braun. Gold: Fr. Charlie Gusmer; McNichol
Family Real Estate/Coldwell Banker; Ameriprise Financial/Munn & Associates; Shook’s Cedar
Grove Funeral Home; Consolidated Securities; Schumann Hanlon LLC. Silver: E&M O’Hara
Electric; Verona-Cedar Grove Dental Associates; SCS Rosary Ministry; Sue & Kevin Moriarty;
The Grove; Joanne & Sal Paonessa; Esposito’s Pizza & Deli; Pronesti Surveying; Peluso

For additional information, contact the Barwick Group:

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