The 4th annual Stamp Out Hunger 5k and 1 mile run/walk will take place on Labor Day – Monday, September 3, 2018.  On this certified 5k course, you will run through a scenic and historic section of Medford. The 5k and 1 mile course start and finish in front on the Medford Public Safety Building (Police Station) – 91 Union Street, rain or shine.  Whether this is your first 5k or you are a serious or recreational runner–kick off your Labor Day by running or walking in this friendly, yet competitive event!

 

See the 2017 race from a drone’s point of view:

All proceeds from this event go to the ShopRite Partners in Caring Fund which assists local food pantries, shelters, shop kitchens, after school programs and many other organizations that aid those needing food.  For more information about this great cause:
http://shopritepartnersincaring.org

Parking: You can park at the Public Safety Building (Police Station) and across the street at Freedom Park. Advanced packet pick-up will also be available.

REGISTRATION:

Register online at by Friday, August 31st.

5K : $25

1 Run/ Walk: $10

You may also drop off registration forms at ShopRite of Medford – Courtesy Desk 208 Route 70 East, Medford, NJ by Friday August 31st.

Tech T-shirt included and guaranteed for each pre-registered participant and while supplies last for race-day registrants. To guarantee your t-shirt size, registration must be received by August 23rd. . First 250 registrants will also get a Drawstring Backpack with perks inside.

Race day registration is also available.  Fees will be $5 additional on race day – $30 for 5k, $15 1 miler.

NEW THIS YEAR: Computerized self-registration stations will be available to help streamline race day registration!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

7:00 – 8:15AM: Race-Day Registration and Packet Pickup

7:30-8:15: Onsite stretching with DAVIS PT –  www.DAVISPTSR.com

8:30: 5K Run / Walk

8:35: 1 mile Run / Walk

9:15: Post-Race Awards Ceremony

Bagels, yogurt and fruit, Gatorade available at the finish line

TEAM COMPETITION – 5k

Register as a team and have a friendly competition among family, friends, co-workers or compete as high school team, Awards to top 3 members of the top Friends & Family team and High School Team.  Online pre-registration required.  All team members save $5 when registered online by Friday, August 31st.

AWARDS & PRIZES

5K Individual Awards:

Cash to Top 3 Overall (Male and Female) $150 for first place, $100 for second place, and $50 for third place.

Awards to Top 3 Finishers (Male and Female) in following Age Groups:

  • 14 and under
  • 15 to 19
  • 20 to 29
  • 30 to 39
  • 40 to 49
  • 50 to 59
  • 60 to 69
  • 70 and over

5K Run Team Awards:

Awards to Top team** in each of the following categories:

  • Family and Friends
  • High School Boys, Girls & Coed

** Using times of team members, the top three members will be awarded.

COURSE AND TIMING INFORMATION

USATF-certified 5K course (Certification Code: NJ12008WB) Map:
http://www.usatf.org/events/courses/maps/showMap.asp?courseID=NJ12008WB

Professional chip timing at start and finish – provided by Lin-Mark Sports

Results posted on https://linmarksports.com/

AMENITIES & PERKS

Tech T-shirts guaranteed for pre-registered participants. Register by Aug 23rd to guarantee size. Drawstring backpack for first 250 pre-registered participants!

Listen to Music and take advantage of Pre-Race Stretching by Davis PT –  www.DAVISPTSR.com

Multi-person discount – When registering 3+ participants for the 5k – receive $5 discount per person when registering online. You can also receive a $5 discount for registering  3+ participants for the 5k (or for entering a team of 3 or more persons) simply select the “5K Team/Family” registration choice when entering.

5k Team discount – Form your own team and invite others to join. Each team member that registers online receives a $5 discount.

Bib number raffle: Everyone has a chance to win

Shirt Sizes available | Giveaway- Tech T-shirt:

  • Adult Small
  • Adult Medium
  • Adult Large
  • Adult XL
  • Adult 2X
  • Women’s Small
  • Youth – Small (6-8)
  • Youth – Medium ((10-12)

Giveaway – first 250 people to register: Nylon drawstring backpack