The 5K-9/Bark in the Park event is a 5K, 1 Mile Health Walk/Run and Kiddie Dash on April 27 (Raindate April 28) at Harry Wright Lake in Manchester for dog lovers and their pets. 100% of the proceeds go directly to American Rescue Dog and the Lakehurst-Manchester Rotary Club. This event is DOG- FRIENDLY, so runners/walkers may participate with their dogs. Enjoy a post-race awards ceremony with team and individual plaques to top finishers. After the 5K-9 event, don’t miss out on Bark in the Park. Bark in the Park is a fundraising event featuring local vendors, dog games and activities, training demos and more.
Entry Fees: 5K – $25 Pre-registered by April 15; $35 after & day of race
1 Mile – $10 Pre-registered by April 15; $15 after & day of race
Kiddie Dash – FREE, Ages 2-11 – No registration required (Awards for all participants)
Check In/Registration: 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM at Harry Wright Lake
Race Times: 1 Mile – 9:00 AM
5K – 9:30 AM
Kiddie Dash – Immediately after 5K
Awards Ceremony following the Kiddie Dash
Overall Team Challenge – Team raising the most money will get dog of choice featured on logo for the following year
5K – Top male & female with dog and w/o dog overall
Course: Flat fast 5K course through beautiful Harry Wright Lake.
Race Amenities: Custom designed shirts (adult sizes only) and doggie bags guaranteed to pre-registrants and to post registrants while supplies last.
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