​​​​Sunday March 25, 2018
Race starts promptly at 8:30 a.m.​
Start / Finish:  217 Walnut Lane, at the entrance to John Witherspoon Middle School.
Awards :
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Overall, Male & Female
First Place, Boy and Girl, PHS XC or T&F athlete
First Place, Boy and Girl, JWMS athlete
Fastest Team, Largest Team, Best Costumes
Timing Services by:  ARE Event Productions​​

General Info

​​​​Course Records:

Male: William Hare  15:14  2018

​Female: Elyssa Gensib 17:58.2 2012.


Questions? Contact Hilary Biggs, Race Director ​hilary@runpacers.com

The Princeton 5K race is a fast, flat course in and around the Princeton High School neighborhood of Princeton, NJ.

A portion of the proceeds from this race benefits the PHS Cross Country/ Track and Field programs.

Thanks to our 2018 sponsors!

Race Village Highlights:

* Warm-ups by Life Time experts
* Live DJ and photo booth
* Post-race healthy refueling courtesy of
    Whole Foods & Bai
* Sponsor reps on-site


Parking is available at Princeton High School. Park in front of the school or use the main parking lot on the corner of Walnut Lane and Houghton Street. 

​Parking is also available at John Witherspoon School in the corner lot, Walnut Lane and Guyot Avenue, or behind the school off of Guyot Ave.
No Parking is allowed in the Westminster Choir College parking lot or in the Christ Congregation Church lot (across from Princeton High School).

No Parking on race course streets.
Police will close roads at 8:15 am 
Registration fees: $35 
$25 anytime for PHS & JWMS athletes 
T-shirts guaranteed to first 350 registrants!
$5 Whole Foods gift card to first 100 registrants!

Rain or shine event - no refunds

Packet Pick Up Collect your packet at  Pacers Princeton (located at 7 Palmer Square West, Princeton) on Friday, March 23, 10am-8:30pm; Saturday, March 24, 10am-6pm

Early Packet Pick Up:  ​Thursday, 3/22 @

Whole Foods Princeton, Windsor Green Shopping Center, 3495 Route 1, Princeton, NJ  08540
Race Day registration:  Registration and packet pick up start at 7:00 am. Race Day registration by Cash, Check or Credit Card