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Achy Breaky 5K

Sat October 7, 2023 Pennsville Township, NJ 08070 US Directions



10:00AM EDT

1 Mile Walk

10:05AM EDT


The Shipyard (formerly JG Cooks Riverview Inn)
60 Main Street
Pennsville Township, NJ US 08070


Get your "Boot Scootin' Boogie" on at this Country Western themed 5K, 1 Mile Walk, and After Party! Back by popular demand for the second year at this waterfront venue. Fast, flat course and fun after-party! 

Race proudly supports the charity organization HEADstrong Foundation

The Race:

  • 5K Race Course including 1.5 Miles of views of the Delaware River. 
  • Chip Timed with Instant Results
  • 5K Walkers Welcome, need to register to participate.
  • 1 Mile Walk option 
  • Friendly Course Marshals and Water Stop 

The After Party:

  • 2 Hour Country Western party at the brand new event space overlooking the Delaware River at the new Shipyard Event Space!  (Formerly JG Cooks Riverview Inn)
  • Live Country Western Cover Band playing modern Country favorites until Noon!
  • 1 Post Race Beer or soft drink Included. Full Bar menu available!
  • The Carolina Blue Food Truck will be serving up some great food options.

The Swag and Amenities:

  • Custom Event Pint Glass
  • Complimentary Beer for all registrants (21+) or soda for <21
  • Achy Breaky Soft Blended Shirt (Womens, Mens/Adult sizes).
  • 5K Participants Register by Sept. 24 to guarantee first choice shirt size. Plenty of extra shirts ordered, all runners receive shirt!  *Exception, after Sept. 30, shirt not guaranteed 
  • 1 Milers who register after Sept. 30 will need to pick up a shirt after race finish. *Exception - After Sept. 30, shirt not guaranteed for one mile walkers.
  • Awards for Top Overall and Age Group Finishers 
  • Free Downloadable Photos
  • Rain or Shine

Packet Pick Up: Race Day @ 8:30 - 9:30 AM on The Shipyard property, Good Day for a Run Tent

  • Arrive before 9:30am to pick up your race swag. Announcements start @ 9:45 AM. 5K starts @ 10AM. 1 Mile Walk starts @ 10:05AM.
  • 5K Walkers and all ages welcome, need to register to participate, and start on time behind the runners @ 10AM.
  • 1 Mile Walk starts near check-in tent, wait for race director to announce the start @ 10:05 AM. 
  • Race is Rain or Shine. 
  • Same Day Registration will be open - 8:30-9:30 AM.
Volunteers receive great perks! See "Volunteer" tab above for details or to sign up!
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