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Rutherford PBA Halloween Foot Pursuit 5K (Draft)

Sun October 4, 2020 Rutherford, NJ 07070 US Directions
This Race is in Draft Mode


5K Run

10:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT

1 Mile Walk

10:05AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT


This event for 2020 is postponed until October 2021.


Sunday, October 27, 2019 is the 8th Annual Rutherford PBA Halloween Foot Pursuit, a 5K Run/1 mi. walk through scenic Rutherford streets.  Proceeds from this event will benefit Rutherford PBA Local #300 and Rutherford High School's Project Graduation.

The Rutherford PBA Local #300 in the past has sponsored Little League baseball teams, Babe-Ruth teams, Safe-Night Out, Jr. Police Academy, Senior Scholarships, bicycle awareness for children, NJ Special Olympics Torch Run, as well as greatly supporting other charitable organizations. We also support fellow officers and families that are sick or have fallen on hard times.

Project Graduation is a nationally recognized drug and alcohol free night of celebration in which Rutherford has been participating since 1997. The event is filled with fun, food and activities for outgoing high school seniors and takes place right after graduation.

Start and finish at the dead end of Monona Ave at Memorial Park

Rain or Shine

7:45 AM - 9:45  - Check In/Registration
9:30 AM - Costume Contest
9:50 AM - Zumba Warm-Up with Dani Letsche
10:00 AM - 5K Race / 10:05 AM - 1 Mile Walk
11:00 AM - BBQ & Family Activities
11:30 AM – Awards Ceremony

Pre-Registration - $25
Day of Race - $35
USATF-NJ Members - $20; Day of Race - $30
Emergency Services Member - $20; Day of Race - $30

T-Shirts and race packets while supplies last; Post race BBQ; Face Painter; Balloon Artist; DJ

Packet pick up is Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Mason's Cellar, 32 Ames Avenue, Rutherford. 10am to 2pm.

Monetary award to the top 3 overall male & female runners.

-Top 3 male & female per age group in 5 year age groups:14 & under;15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

-Emergency Services Division, Male & Female

- Best adult/child costume

Scenic Rutherford neighborhood; Sanctioned and certified by USATF-NJ

Timing and scoring by "Rock Race Timing, LLC". Racing results will be posted at

See our website for downloadable entry form. WWW.RUTHERFORDPBA5K.COM, and mail to:

Rutherford PBA 300 5K
PO Box 182
Rutherford, NJ 07070

Checks Payable to Rutherford PBA 300

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2018 Photo Album

Check out photos from last year's amazing 5k!

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2018 Video

Watch all our runners cross the finish line!


1 Darwin Avenue
Rutherford, NJ US 07070

2017 Photo Album

Check out our photos from 2017!

2017 Event at Tryon Field

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