Run to Remember 5K
0 DAYS TO THE EVENT
A Memorial Run in Remembrance of Ed Harris
Sep 19, 8:00 AM
Holmdel High School,
36 Crawfords Corner Rd, Holmdel, NJ 07733, USA
 

SCHEDULE

September 19, 2021

6:30 AM - 7:45 AM

REGISTRATION

Registration is all online at raceforum.com/runtoremember 


On Race Day morning, enter the High School at the traffic light on Crawfords Corner Road and continue straight to the back parking lot. Park and head over to our Registration Tents that will be set up in this parking lot also located at the Finish Line.

Have your registration information ready and show it to us to pick up your assigned runner's bib. 

It's that easy..... You are all set! 


Then head over to the Start Line

Good luck and have fun :) 

Don't be late!!!! 

The race will start promptly at 8:00 AM. 


**If you plan on getting to the event after 8:00 AM, (after the race has started) you will not be able to enter the high school at the traffic light. Instead, park at the William R Satz Middle School that is to the left of the high school on Crawfords Corner Road. 

8:00 AM

START TIME

The 5K run will commence at 8:00 AM at the Start Line.

Please don't be late!!!! Get there early so you can get your runner's bib

and get all set at the start line with plenty of time to spare. 

The race course will take us around the high school and then off of the high school property

onto the surrounding roads.

Since the roadways will be closed to accommodate the runners, it's so important that the race starts on time so the roadways can be reopened as soon as possible.

Please make sure to arrive early to the 5k event. Prior to 8:00 AM, enter the high school at the light on Crawfords Corner Road and head straight to the back parking lot where you will see our Registration Tents and Finish Line

Park and head over to pick up your bib at the registration tent.

**If you are not registered for the race, we will assist you to register onsite.

But it's best to pre-register before race day!!!!

After 8:00 AM, you will not be able to enter the high school at the light on Crawfords Corner Road.

But you can park at the William R Satz Middle School that is next to the high school. 

Note: Even if you are not able to make the event in-person, virtual participation is available!

Please register to join us Virtually.

Where ever you are in the world, you can run/walk right along with us for the 5k!

Finish Place Winners

AWARDS

Awards Ceremony will take place after the race has ended.

 

CHARITIES

To honor their father, Jeff and Nick decided to support two local charities through this event:

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HOPE FOR CHILDREN FOUNDATION

HFCF is a registered 501(c)(3) committed to enhancing the lives of the children in our community. We are a volunteer based organization that has raised almost 3 million dollars in which 100% has gone direct to those in need. Whether it’s child suffering from a medical condition, an under-privileged child, or an organization that makes a difference in the life of a child, we have seen and done it all. HFCF is committed to bettering the lives of those in our community, one child at a time.

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NEW JERSEY PANDEMIC RELIEF FUND

The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund will raise funds, organize, and coordinate resources to fight the medical, social, and economic impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey’s most vulnerable.

 

PRESS

Check out the latest mentions and updates

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HOLMDEL COMMUNITY MAGAZINE

A Run to Remember Ed Harris
By LiliAnn Paras

Pg. 58 There is an expression that “bad things happen to good people,” and so it was for local “good guy” Ed Harris and his family. Ed succumbed to complications from COVID-19 in a hospital early last year, before very much was known about the disease. The diagnosis, and restrictions on visiting, blindsided and devastated his family. “We could not visit our dad in the hospital due to strict rules, so all we could do was pray. As he slowly got worse, we made sure to stay strong for our mom,” recalled his sons, Nick and Jeff. Although the family could not physically be with him, Ed was surrounded by the love of his family and the community, and the affection continues.

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THE JOURNAL

Sons Plan Charitable 5K for Holmdel Dad Lost to COVID-19
by Lauren Lavelle

Pg. 10 For brothers Jeff and Nick, the town of Holmdel is defined by one special person: their father, Ed Harris. A lifelong resident of the town and owner of Holmdel Farms, a landscaping business passed down from his father, Ed Harris was beloved by his community and could often be found sitting in the stands at Holmdel's various sporting events, cheering for the local teams.

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TAP INTO HOLMDEL & COLTS NECK

Ed Harris: A Record Setting Holmdel Runner, Honored with Love in Community 5K by  TAPINTO HCN STAFF

HOLMDEL, NJ -  A Memorial Run in Remembrance of Ed Harris is gathering full steam. Led by his loving family and friends, this Holmdel through and through member of the community is being honored in a way most fitting. A run in his honor for a man who knew how to run and was lost by the community during the pandemic.

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PATCH

Holmdel Brothers Who Lost Dad To COVID Now Hosting Charity 5K
by Nicole Rosenthal

"It's all for a good cause and it's something to look forward to. Hopefully, we're putting a positive spin on this tragedy."

 

FAQ

HOW CAN YOU GET INVOLVED?

You can register to run, donate, volunteer or become a sponsor. 

WHAT IS RUN TO REMEMBER?

Run to Remember was created in honor of Ed Harris, who lost his life to COVID-19. His sons Jeff and Nick created the 5k race to not only celebrate their father, but also give back to others in the community that have also been affected by the deadly virus.

IS WALKING ALLOWED?

Yes, Run to Remember offers the option to walk or run as well as has categories for men, women, teens and children.

HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Head to our Contact page to get in touch with us.