Race Day

Schedule of Events

  • 7:00AM: Registration & Bib Pick Up Opens
  • 8:15AM: Wheelchair 10K Start
  • 8:20AM: 10K Race Start
  • 10:15AM: 5K Race Start
  • 11:15AM: Masters Women’s Elite Mile; Open Women’s Elite Mile immediately to follow
  • 11:40AM: Masters Men’s Elite Mile; Open Men’s Elite Mile immediately to follow
  • 12:00PM: Fun Run Mile

Course Map

All races start / end at Veteran’s Field, Ridgewood NJ
USATF Course Certification

5K Course Map

10K Course Map

Amenities

  • EARLY PACKET PICK-UP: Available the weekend before the race.
  • DJ: To get you warmed up and keep you going!
  • COMMEMORATIVE T-SHIRT: Official Ridgewood Run Race Shirt to the first 2500 registrants – a real keeper!
  • BAG CHECK TENT: Baggage check for your convenience. If using this baggage service, bring an inexpensive bag and leave your valuables at home. North Jersey Masters is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • B-TAG CHIP: timed races.
  • USATF certified courses
  • FAMILY TEAM competition in the 5K
  • MISTING TENT: at Veteran’s Memorial Field to cool down after the race.
  • HISTORY TENT: View pictures, t-shirts and memorabilia from 39 years of running.
  • REFRESHMENTS: Post race refreshments for registered runners.
  • FREE ICE CREAM: Courtesy of Ben & Jerry’s of Ridgewood ’til the last scoop!
  • AWARDS: Overall, Age Group and RRCA awards..
  • AWARDS TENT: Located on Veterans Memorial Field. Please be sure to see if you placed your age group. Results are posted on the field shortly after each race finishes. Be sure to claim your award and bring your trophy home. Show your family and friends what a great day you had at the GREAT RACE!
  • FINISHERS MEDAL: For registered participants in the Fun Run/Health Walk, 10 years and younger.
  • PHOTOGRAPHER: To capture this special day.
  • DRAWINGS/RAFFLES: Culligan Water will be raffling off Reverse Osmosis Water Purification System for your Home, a $750 value!
  • HOTEL: The Residence Inn in Saddle River is offering a special rate for Sunday night before the race. For reservations, call (201) 934-4144 and ask for the “Ridgewood Run rate”.