2013 Miles for Melanoma New Jersey

Hey Folks - for those in the NYC area I'll be participating in the Miles for Melanoma walk on Sunday Sept 22nd.  Details can be found below.  Hopefully we will have great weather!

Erin Youngerberg's Personal Page for 2013 Miles for Melanoma New Jersey

Event Info: Last year, 400 runners and walkers participated in the 6th annual Miles for Melanoma New Jersey Run/Walk. Join us for the 2013 event on September 22! 

WHO: You! Join us individually or create a team when you register. 

WHAT: A 5K run or 1 mile walk that will allow participants to help raise funds to support research, education and advocacy for melanoma. 

WHERE: Ginty Field, Morris Township 

WHEN: Sunday, September 22, 2013 Check-in and Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Run begins at 9 a.m. and walk will begin at 9:10 a.m. 

WHY: Every hour of every day someone dies from melanoma. Recent research shows that overall cancer rates are decreasing, except for melanoma diagnoses! One-in-50 people will be diagnosed with melanoma during their lifetime. The Miles for Melanoma New Jersey 5K Run/Walk will raise funds to fuel additional research for new and better treatment options, and support the MRF as the organization advocates for the melanoma community and educate people about the prevention and diagnosis of the disease. 


•All participants receive special race-day t-shirt, free skin screenings and educational information about melanoma prevention and treatment. 

•Awards will be given to the top finishers. 

•Register early to save! Early-bird registration ends on September 20, 2013 at 11:55 p.m. 

• Race Day Registration- 13 years and over - $30 

•Strollers and joggers are welcome! Event Location: Ginty Field 

Need directions? Click here for a map

Event Schedule: 
On site packet pickup and registration opens at 7:30 am.9/22/2013 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Run begins at 9:00 am - walkers will go out immediatly after the runners.9/22/2013 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Festivities and awards at approximately 10:15 am, or shortly after the runners and walkers return from the course.9/22/2013 10:15 am - 11:30 am
Adult Runner: $25.00
13 years & over timed run
Adult Walker: $25.00
13 years & over untimed walk
Child Runner: No Fees
12 years & under timed run
Child Walker: No Fees
12 years & under untimed walk
- See more at: http://events.melanoma.org/faf/help/helpEventInfo.asp?ievent=1066302&lis=1&kntae1066302=2ACE015413124F08B3C6774C9868A5BF#sthash.NycO71YN.dpuf

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