Welcome to the 2015
Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K
April 19, 2015
Registration is now open!
The Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K is one of the only races you will ever run underwater. The 5K (3.1 mile) road race starts on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel using the south tube to New York and returns back to the finish line on the New Jersey side. This is a Grand Prix 500 point USATF sanctioned event.
First race start - 8:00 a.m. for those who run 30 minutes or under *
Second race start - 8:45 a.m. for runners and walkers over 30 minutes *
* Important note to participants: There is a specific time allotted for each race. If participants do not complete their race in the time allotted, he or she will be escorted by race officials in a vehicle and brought back to the finish line.
We have some great features for our race that will make your experience even better. These features include:
* Now using the most advanced integrated timing and results platform available – Racemine/RM Timing Systems
* Runner tracking for friends and family
* 46-inch LCD displays at finish line showing race clock and finisher's name, town & time
* Touch screen kiosks that allow athletes and spectators to access and view finish times and race place
* Real time results posted live to the internet
* Race results via smartphone app and e-mail notifications
Special Olympics New Jersey is a non-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition to children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the state. More than 24,000 athletes enjoy camaraderie and gain a sense of pride and accomplishment through participating in these events. Special Olympics New Jersey athletes, volunteers and supporters are the ultimate expression of