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Third Annual Fundraising Event Includes Activities for All Ages, Sponsorship Opportunities
Event Date: September 06, 2014
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WOODLAND PARK, N.J., July 21, 2014 – Runners, take your mark: SaxBST is hosting the third annual 4 Miler at Garret Mountain on Saturday, Sept. 6 at Garret Mountain Reservation in Woodland Park. Open to runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels, this family-friendly charity run/walk event benefits the Child Life Department at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.
This year’s race event features a 4-mile run on a USA Track and Field (USATF) certified race course, as well as a 1.5-mile trail walk and kids’ dashes with distances ranging from 25 to 200 yards. Race day registration begins at 7:45 a.m., followed by the 4-mile run at 9 a.m., a trail walk at 9:10 a.m. and kids’ dashes at 10:15 a.m. Prizes will be awarded for overall male and female winners, as well as to winners in the 4 Miler age groups.
Pre-registration for participants through Sept. 1 is $23 ($20 for USATF members). After Sept. 1 and on race day, registration is $25. To register for the event, which will be held rain or shine, visit www.raceforum.com/garret. Event highlights include DJ entertainment, random prize drawings, a variety of kids’ activities and post-race refreshments. This year’s 4 Miler introduces a “Corporate Challenge” category, designed to promote friendly competition among companies large and small. Prizes will be awarded to the winning teams as well as the title of fittest corporation.
SaxBST is absorbing all expenses associated with the event in order to donate 100 percent of the proceeds directly to the Child Life Department at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital. Six levels of sponsorship are available to corporations, foundations and individuals. These include Bronze, Silver, Gold, Titanium and Presenting levels. Those interested in sponsorship packages can contact Danielle Atkinson at email@example.com or (973) 472-6250 for more information.