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6th Annual Patriot's Race To Take Place June 21st

Release Date: May 12, 2014
Registration Now Open

Patriots 5K & 8K Race -- Registration Open!

Race Date: Saturday, June 21st 9am
Registration is open at and you pay no extra fees! Take advantage of discounted early-bird registration!!

RACE ROUTE click here


The Mendham Township Recreation Commission invites everyone -- serious runners, joggers and walkers -- to come out for fun and to raise money for Goryeb Children’s Hospital, college scholarships and local recreation programs and facilities. 

The Patriots Race is among the premiere races in the Mendham area and features a beautiful USATF-certified course through historic Brookside, with a kiddie fun run held on the open field by the Community Club. Medals are awarded to the overall male and female winners as well as age-group winners from 9 and under through 85+. If you can't run or walk, come to cheer on our runners and enjoy the free children's activities, DJ music and a vendor fair! 

Sponsorship & Volunteering: For information on becoming a sponsor of the Patriots' Race or to volunteer, click here or please contact Amalia Duarte (973-902-8390 or

Race Amenities include:

Custom Tech Shirts, Chip Timing, USATF-Certified 5K & 8K, 500-point Grand Prix event, Walkers Welcome, Random Door-Prize Drawing, Post-Race Refreshments, DJ, Vendor Fair and Children's Activities!!

Register online at, and pay no additional processing fees!

Entry Fees:
5K, 8K, & Walkers by 6/18 mail or by June 19 online -$25
5K or 8K USATF-NJ members by June 21st - $22
5K, 8K, & Walkers after deadlines and on race day = $30
Kids' Fun Run - $10

Scoring: Official 5K and 8K timing and scoring by Best Racing System. Results will be available on

June 21, Race Day Schedule: 7:30 a.m. Registration & Packet Pick-up Open
9:00 a.m. 5K, 8K, and Walk begin!
9:45 a.m. Kids' Fun Run
*To be followed by Awards Ceremony*

Awards: 5K & 8K
Top 3 overall males & females
Top 3 in each 5-year age group:
9 & under to 85 and Over
Ribbons to all Fun Runners!
NOTE: Pre-race packet pickup available on Friday, June 20, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Mendham Township Hall Courtroom located at 2 West Main Street.

Questions?? Contact: Amalia Duarte, Mendham Township Recreation Commission (973-543-7924); or Lori Dent, Mendham Township Recreation Director, (973-543-4555 X122).

See you on June 21!!