​​High Point Volunteer Fire Department
40th Annual
​​Dog Day Race
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Race Start Time 9:30am Sharp
​10 West 80th Street
​Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the course like?                                                                                                                                         
Scenic flat course along Long Beach Boulevard and the streets of Harvey Cedars - see map for specifics

What are the Entry Fees?
$25 if received by August 15, 2018
$30 pre-registration on site at the High Point Fire House August 18th from 3 PM to 7 PM
$35 Day of Race from 7 AM to 9 AM

How is the race timed?
Disposable chip attached to provided race bib.
Complete results posted at 12 PM at Firehouse and one-line at www.compuscore.com/results

Can I win an award?
Yes, awards to top 3 finishers in 15 age groups:
(10 & under) (11-13) (14-16) (17-19) (20-24) (25-29) (30-34) (35-39) (40-44) (45-49) (50-54) (55-59) (60-64) (65-69) (70+) 
Cash prizes to first three male overall & first three female overall finishers.

Can I register on race day?
Yes, registration will be available on-site on race day starting at 7 AM till 9 AM - $35.00 entry fee.

Can children participate?
Absolutely!  Not only can they, we hope they will!

Can I walk?
Sure! Walkers are welcome. As a courtesy to those who will be running competitively, we do ask the walkers to line up in the back.

Are strollers permitted?
Yes, this is a family friendly event.  Strollers and baby joggers are welcome, but we ask that participants with strollers line up behind the runners who are racing competitively. 

Will there be water stations?
We have water stations on the 5 mile course and there will also be bottled water at the finish line.

Where do the proceeds go? 
100% of your entry fee goes to the High Point Volunteer Fire Company which in turn is used for firefighter training and firefighter equipment to protect & serve.

What is your refund policy?                                                                                                                                    
Due to the charitable nature of the event, all entries are final and no refunds will be issued.

Where should I park?                                                                                                                                       
Parking available at Sunset Park located on West Salem Ave. Harvey Cedars (by the water tower).

Where and when can I pick up my race bib and t-shirt?
Pick-up is from 3 PM – 7 PM Saturday August 18th at High Point Firehouse 80th Street Harvey Cedars, NJ , and at the event on race day prior to 9 AM.

Are there storage lockers?
No storage lockers are available

Can I bring a backpack?
Due to security reasons, NO BACKPACKS ARE ALLOWED.