2013 Races

Fleet Feet Hoboken is proud to serve as one of the leading participating sponsors for the major road races held in Hoboken each year. From March through October, you'll have the opportunity to participate in numerous races that begin and end in or near Hoboken's Pier A Park and feature scenic Hudson River views of the Manhattan skyline. These local races are a good opportunity to put your training to the test and support active local charities and organizations! 

2013 Races:

Hoboken Resilence Run/Walk


Saturday, April 6th at 10am in Hoboken, NJ

5K Race Start: 10:00am
Fun Run Start: 11:15am
Community Fair: 8:30am-1:00pm

Entry Fees
Pre-registered $25 (Guaranteed T-shirt)
Race Day $30 (T-shirts available as supply lasts)
Absolutely no refunds. Race held rain or shine.

Hoboken Ss Peter and Paul Church Nicaragua Mission 5k Run/Walk

Saturday, April 27th at 8:30am in Hoboken, NJ

Fees: $25 by 4/22; $35 by 4/26; $40 on race day.

Registration Closing Date: Friday, April 26, 2013 @ 11:59 PM PST

Expand Your Horizons 5k

Sunday, April 28th at 10am in Bloomfield, NJ

Important Information

Registration: 8:30 AM 1 MILE: 9:50 AM 5K 10 AM AWARDS: 11:30 AM

Fees: Adult 5K Run/Walk: $25; USATF-NJ Members: $22; Under 15 5K Run/Walk: $12; 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk: $10

Please note: Online registration is currently closed, however you can register the day of the race beginning at 8:30am.

Lincoln Tunnel Challenge

Sunday, April 28th, heats beginning at 7:45am in Weehawken, NJ

USATF Members: $38.00
Discounted Registration. Must provide USATF Member Number. Postmarked by 4/18/2013

Pre-Registration: $40.00
Fee is until 4/18/2013. Fee is $50 after 4/18/13.

Click here to register.

15th Annual HOHA Classic - 5 Mile Race


Sunday, May 12 at 10 AM at Pier A Park

Advanced registration: $25 - Online or in our store before May 9th

Race day registration: $30

Other events:

9 AM - Baby-Jogger Jaunt (1.5 mi run pushing baby jogger) ($15 advance, $18 race day)

9:30AM - 1  mi Fun Run ($5)

Proceeds from the events, which run along the Hoboken waterfront, will benefit the Jubilee Family Life Center, a non-denominational community center in Hoboken that provides job training and after school youth programs.

Liberty Run Marathon


Saturday May 25 at 8:15 AM at Liberty State Park in Jersey City

Registration: $120 - Online before May 22 (only)

Other Events:

8 AM -  Liberty Run Marathon  Hand Cyclist / Wheelchair Start ($55)
8:30 AM - Liberty Run Half Marathon ($95)
9 AM - Hudson Lightning Liberty Hustle 5K ( $65)

Proceeds from the events will go directly into aiding NJ communities affected by Hurricane Sandy.

The proceeds from the New Jersey Liberty Run Marathon and Fleet Week Festival will go directly into the New Jersey communities where it is needed the most.

HCA 4th Annual 5k


Saturday, June 1 at 9am at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ

Registration: $25 - Online. In person registration available the day of the race starting at 7 am at Pier A for $30.

Kids Event: 10:30am

All proceeds will go towards the educational and professional development of their school. The building has not yet reopened after being damaged in Hurricane Sandy. Join us on the beautiful Hoboken waterfront for a competitive race and family fun.

Stevens Ducks 5k


Sunday, June 2nd at 9am at the Stevens DeBaun Athletic Complex in Hoboken, NJ


Cost: $30 on race day / $27 in advance 
Online registration: www.raceforum.com/Ducks

The 5k run will benefit Stevens cross country and track & field programs.

Pump and Run 5k

Saturday, June 29th at 12noon at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ

Choose from two exciting events. The Pump and Run tests your multisport ability, and gives competitors the chance to shave time off of their 5k run based on the number of bench presses accomplished. The other other option is to compete in the 5k run only.

Online Registration: Click HERE

$65 - Pump and Run (Lifting Competition + 5k Run)

$45 - 5k Run Only

All proceeds go to The Wounded Warrior Project.

Party with a Purpose


Tuesday, July 16th at 7pm at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ



  • Kids’ Run – 3:30pm (Download kids’ run registration)
  • Check-in – 5:30pm (bag check is available)
  • Race Start – 7:00pm
  • After Party – Immediately following race (Free admission for runners, volunteers & sponsors – ID required)

PRE-EVENT: Every pre-registered runner receives a goody bag with free stuff! Pick up your race number and performance t-shirt in advance at Fleet Feet (604 Washington St) Saturday 7/13 (12-5 pm), Sunday 7/14 (12-5 pm) or Monday 7/15 (5-9 pm). It can also be picked up day-of at the starting line on Pier A @ 5pm.

 As one of the biggest races in Hoboken, this event supports local youth charities, including the Jubilee Center and the Hoboken Boys and Girls Club.

Green Mile Outreach 3rd Annual 5k Race and Kids Fun Run


Sunday, August 18th at 10am at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ

This race is a fun event and on a USATF certified course! All of the funds raised go to local outreach programs in schools in the tri-state and a student in the Philippines.

Online Registration: $25 / 5k runner (before July 18th) and $10 / kid for the Kids Fun Run.  Click HERE to sign up. $40 on race day.

 O'Connell's Run to Cure Cystic Fibrosis


Saturday, September 21st at 10am in Union City, NJ

Online Registration: Click HERE to sign up. Online registration closes Thursday, September 19, 2013 @ 11:59 pm.

Cost: $15 through 7/31, $20 through 8/31, $22.50 through 9/5, $25 through 9/20 and $30 on race day.

Kids race begins at 11:00 AM on 2nd Street and Palisade Avenue and is a 1/2 mile run. Price is $8 through September 20th and $12 on race day.

Registration & Packet Pick-Up begin at 8am. 

More info: Out & back, fast course; slight incline at beginning, downhill finish. Walkers welcome. Proceeds benefit The Cystic Fibrosis Center at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.

5K for Comfort Zone Camps


Saturday, September 28th at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ

Comfort Zone is a free children’s bereavement camp for kids who lost a parent or sibling. We offer kids a safe place to grieve, heal and grow. The race will have fantastic views of down town New York City, the Freedom Tower, the Statue of liberty and you can help a grieving child.

Online Registration: $30 / adult. Click HERE to sign up. You must register online by September 9th to receive an official event t-shirt. Leashed Dogs are also welcome for $5. 

 City Challenge 4 Mile Race

Saturday, October 5th all day (in heats) at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ

Online Registration: Click HERE to sign up.

Cost: $65 but use DISCOUNT CODE: FLEETFEET10 at check-out and receive 10% off.

View the course layout / obstacles here

HoBOOken Halloween 5k


Saturday, October 26th at 10am at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ

Online Registration: Click HERE to sign up. 

Cost: $22.50 through May 26th, $25 through July 26th, $28 through September 26th, $30 through October 22nd or when the race reaches capacity. NOTE: No race day registration.

8:00 AM  – 9:45 AM  Registration/Packet Pickup
10:00 AM  5K Race
11:00 AM  Scary Scurry Kids’ Run
11:15 AM  Costume & Race Awards

The race is produced by the Elysianettes to benefit the Hoboken Shelter, whose mission is to transform lives by providing meals for the hungry, shelter for the homeless, & services to support people to become housed.

2 Mile Santa Fun Run

Saturday, December 7th at 10am at Pier A in Hoboken, NJ

Online Registration: Click HERE to sign up. 

Cost: $20 / adult and $15 / child fun run

Schedule: Registration starts at 8:30am / Adult Run starts at 9:30am / Children Run starts shortly after

Come to Feel Good World's first annual Santa Fun Run! All donations go to helping end world hunger. Dress up as Santa for a 2 mile run along the Hoboken pier. There will be prizes for children and adults for their respective races and maybe even a surprise special appearance from Santa Claus himself!


Be part of the very first Hoboken Races Series! Run 4 of 5 local races during  2013 and get a special award for your achievement.  Your participation will support very worthy Hoboken charities. See you at Pier A!

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