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Ninth Annual 5K Run/3K Walk for Nikhil Set for Sept. 15


WEST ORANGE, NJ - Registration is now open for the ninth Annual Stop For Nikhil 5K Run/Walk to remember those who died and to honor those who have been seriously injured in traffic crashes. The Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, September 15, 2018 at West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Avenue.

Race Day Schedule:

7:30 AM Registration Begins
8:30 AM Ceremony
9:00 AM 5K Run
9:15 AM 3K Walk
10:00 AM Awards Ceremony
10:30 AM Kids Fun Run

Funds raised support ongoing programs to promote traffic safety awareness and provide music lessons and academic scholarships to need-based children.

Awards will be presented to:

  • Team captain that raises the most funds
  • Team captain who has the most team members
  • Top male and female
  • Top 3 male and female runners in each age group 


Thanks to their partnership with Essex County, reduced admissions will be offered to the participants at Turtle Back Zoo, Safari MiniGolf and Codey Arena on race day.  

To learn more about the Nikhil Badlani Foundation and its programs, to register for the event, or donate to the Foundation, visit


Cynthia Cumming
July 19, 2018
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Aug. 17, 2019