Mayor's  Challenge

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Road
8:45am:  5K Fitness Walk
9:00am:  1mi Fun Run
9:30am:  5K Race

Join us for our fourth annual Mayor's Challenge with all proceeds to benefit Tunnel to Towers Foundation.  For 2022 we are headed back into the woods of Poricy Park!  Please keep in mind this is a trail run which includes single track, hills, bridges, hills, woods...did we mention hills?  The course is not suitable for strollers.  Join us first thing for a 5K Fitness Walk, a family-friendly 1 mile Fun Run, or gear up for the 5K Race - the choice is yours!

​Registration Information

Registration includes a long sleeve shirt (while supplies last), bib with timing chip, and a medal*.  

     5K Fitness Walk: $30
     1 Mile Fun Run: $35
     5K Race: $45


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5K Race Prizing

Top 3 Male & Female Overall:
1st Place: Registration for next year + Choice of 2 tickets to Christmas Spectacular (12/11) OR 2 tickets to New Jersey Devils (1/22)
2nd Place: Hydration Backpack
3rd Place: Middletown Swag Bag

1st Place in each Age Range by Gender:
Ages 7-10
Ages 11-17
Ages 18-49
Ages 50+

Race Map

Mayor's Challenge Trail Map


This year's Mayor's Challenge beneficiary is the Tunnel to Towers Foundation. The Foundation honors the sacrifice of firefighter Stephen Siller who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. The Foundation provides mortgage-free homes to Gold Star and fallen first responder families with young children; builds custom-designed smart homes for catastrophically injured veterans and first responders; and is committed to eradicating veteran homelessness and aiding the victims of major U.S. disasters. 

Learn more here.

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