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Sue Baer Annual Run the Runway 5K
October 20, 2019 at 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
3rd Annual Susan Baer Memorial 5K “Run the Runway”
The Newark International Airport Managers Council (NIAMCO), with the coordination and support of the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ), is proud to announce the 3rd Annual Susan Baer 5K at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Susan (“Sue”) Baer, an aviation pioneer, former General Manager, leader, friend and mentor at EWR is NIAMCO’s inspiration to hold this event. The cooperation and coordination with the PANYNJ was essential and embraced the challenge.
Be among the very first to take advantage of being a part of this unique 5K Run/Walk. Join us as you can earn bragging rights by running or walking a runway at one of the busiest airports in the United States. The course will take you on Runway 11/29, the east west runway at EWR, and adjacent taxiways. Feel the thrill of running while watching aircraft take off and land with the NYC skyline as a backdrop. The course is USATF Certified and recognized by the RRCA.
PROCEEDS BENEFIT ANGEL FLIGHT NE
Angel Flight Northeast is a nonprofit organization that coordinates free air transportation for critically ill children and adults who require access to medical care that is not readily available to them. Founded in 1996, Angel Flight Northeast has coordinated more than 77,000 flights of healing and hope with patients traveling in total more than 14 million miles.
Join Us and support this very worthy organization that is bring hope to so many!
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