The Arc of Somerset County, Inc.


The Arc of Somerset County’s 2014 Step Up For The Arc Walk & 5K Run will be held on Saturday, June 7th at Duke Island Park, 189 Old York Road, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.


Registration begins at 8:30am

Run and Walk  will begin at 9:30am

Step Up For The Arc is an annual statewide Walkathon of The Arc, the state’s largest non-profit advocacy and service organization supporting people with developmental disabilities and their families.

The event includes a 1.5 mile fun walk and sanctioned Grand Prix (500 pts) 5K race on a flat, paved, and scenic course. Registration fees of $20/Runner, $18/USATF Runner, $15/Student Runner, and $10/Walker are waived if you raise $50 or more. All ages are welcome!

The event will include morning activities hosted by Race Sponsors:

Contract All of Whitehouse Station and Furino & Sons, Inc of Branchburg.

  • Registered Dieticians from Village Shop Right of Somerset and Hillsborough will be on hand to sample out breakfast quinoa and fruit along with take home recipes.
  • HRC Fitness of Hillsborough will be on hand to warm up the runners and walkers at the start of the race and will host an information table about their fitness facility.
  • Somerville School of Rock’s Youth Rock Band will be there to perform the national anthem and a few set lists throughout the morning.
  • The walk will conclude mid-morning with the 12th District Free and Accepted Masons hosting a free barbeque picnic for all participants at the event.