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2015 Bone Run

Get Spooky With Us at the 2016 Bone Run!

Join us Saturday, October 29 for the return of United Way’s Halloween Bone Run and Walk! Proceeds from our “spooktacular” 5K run and fun walk benefit our Impact Fund and health initiatives in Cumberland County through programs like New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids – Vineland.

Location and Event Schedule

Parvin State Park 701 Almond Road, Pittsgrove, N.J. *Course is USA Track & Field Certified

  • 7 a.m. – registration opens
  • 9 a.m. – 5K race and fun walk begin at Parvin Lake beach area
  • 8 – 11 a.m. – Family-friendly health fair

Registration and Fees


  • $25 early registration for runners ($35 day of event)
  • $20 per participant early registration for Team Challenge. (There is a mandatory minimum of 10 participants for the first team; additional teams may be registered but MUST have 10 runners. Teams must be registered and paid for by September 26.)
  • $20 Walker Donation

  • $10 Kid’s Dash

Runners’ packets may be picked up in advance on October 28th at Inspira Health Network Fitness Connection from 9am to 12pm and 5pm to 7pm.

Kid’s Dash New this year!

400 Meter Kid’s Dash fun run to take place after the 5k adult race. T-shirts guaranteed to all participants that register by 9/26/16

Prizes and Awards

Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three overall male and female finishers ($300, $200, $100). Age group awards will be presented to the top three male and female finishers in each of the following age categories: 14&U, 15-16, 17-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+.

Team Challenge

Teams of 10 runners may complete as part of the Team Challenge. (Companies and organizations may enter more than one team, but each team MUST include 10 participants.) Early registration is $20 per runner ($200 per team). Each member of the winning Team Challenge team will receive a prize. For more information, contact Tina Heath

Race Amenities

Race amenities include:

  • Long-sleeved technical shirt for runners (sized guaranteed only if registered by September 26)
  • Costume contest with prizes
  • Post-race refreshments
  • Family-friendly health fair with bounce house, wellness exhibits and more
  • Free gear check

Our 2015 Halloween Bone Run & Walk was a great success, boasting nearly 700 participants and netting more than $30,000. View photos from the event.