Welcome to the Dash for Dan-Esophageal Cancer Awareness 5K website!
Because last year's turnout was so great, it's my honor to say the race has become an annual event. And because of that, we are doing everything we can to make it bigger and better this time around!
This year the race will be on-
Sunday September 30th! Mark your calendar!
race whistle blows promptly at 11am! Please come to the field at 10 to sign in
We will have great new events, food, music, awesome prizes and drawings. We will also keep this site up to date on what those prizes and events will be!
Curious about the prizes? Click here To check them out!
The registration fee is $20 per runner in advanced and 25 on race day.
(I suggest you save the 5 bucks and do it early!)
This includes also a goodie bag, t shirt, beverages and snacks.
Children under 12 are free and will also receive shirts. Just please contact us to let us know
All proceeds go directly to the Esophageal Cancer Action Network
Ecan is a wonderful organization based out of Baltimore MD. Their goal is to create awareness for the public, the medical community and for the decision makers, to see that esophageal cancer get's the proper funding needed.
Our run takes place in beautiful Meadowbreeze Park, in Washington Township NJ
Meadow Breeze Park
52 Kayharts Lane
Washington Township, NJ (Warren County)
From Rt. 46 West (Parsippany area): Travel toward Hackettstown into Budd Lake and proceed down Budd Lake Mountain to first traffic light, make left onto East Avenue (at First Hope Bank). Proceed to traffic light, make left onto Mountain Avenue, Hackettstown.
Proceed to light at Rt. 57 interchange, make right onto Rt. 57 West and proceed app. 9 miles into Washington Boro. Proceed approx. 2 miles to traffic light and make right at Brass Castle Road (RiteAid drugstore at corner), follow brown and white signs to Meadow Breeze Park. Left onto Pleasant Valley Road, right onto Meadow Breeze Road. Parking in lot to your right, near pavilion. Follow signs to "Step Up for The Arc"
From Rt. 80 West: Take Exit 26 Rt.46/Budd Lake, and follow directions above.
From Easton, PA/Phillipsburg, NJ: Take Rt.57 East into Washington Twp, make left at Brass Castle Road light (at CVS drugstore). Proceed as above.
From Rt. 78, Clinton (Hunterdon County): Follow signs to Rt. 513 and Rt. 31 North, Washington. Proceed into Washington approx. 9 mi. and make left onto E. Washington Avenue (Rt. 57 West). Make right at traffic light at Brass Castle Road (Rite-Aid drugstore at corner) and left at Pleasant Valley Rd. Follow brown and white signs to Meadow Breeze Park