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Miles For Medals 5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run benefiting Special Olympics of New Jersey


The 5k Race/Walk benefiting the Special Olympics of Gloucester County will take place on Saturday, November 10th at 11am. The 5K is a 3.1 mile race/walk, with the run entirely on the Rowan Campus. Rowan students, faculty/staff, Rec Center members, and any person from the community is eligible to participate. Divisions offered are Men's Student, Men's Non-Student, Women's Student, and Women's Non-Student. In the event that you would like to donate but cannot participate, donations will be taken at the race check-in table or at the Rec Center Front Desk.

No streets will be crossed during the run. Check-in for the race will be from 10:30am - 10:55am at the Edgewood side of the Intramural Field. The 5K race will start at 11:00am and the 1 mile fun run/walk will begin at 11:10am. Please see the race map below so you are familiar with the trail, but volunteers will be stationed at certain locations to direct you in the right path.

"Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt."


Registration Information:

The early bird registration deadline is Monday, November 5th at the Rec Center Front Desk. Cost to participate is $15/person. Costs after this date/time will be $20 up to 30 minutes prior to the start of the event.

The first 75 participants are guaranteed a Race/Walk T-shirt. Those that register after the early bird deadline will not be guaranteed a race shirt. Each division winner will receive an intramural champion t-shirt. Varsity Track and Cross Country runners may participate, but are not eligible for prizes.

Donations can be made at the Rec Center front desk.

You can donate directly by going to


Forms are in .pdf format

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Race Results


5K Race Map

1 Mile Run Walk



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Thank you to all the sponsors:


The Intramural Office may be contacted at 856-256-4959 or