8th Annual Y5K – VIRTUAL RUN – 8/1/20 – 9/26/20

CELEBRATION RUN (pending any government restrictions) will be held at 993 Lenox Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

As one of Mercer County’s premier races, The Capital Area YMCA Y5K brings families, communities, organizations and Businesses together in a fun race that encourages everyone to strive for and reach a personal fitness goal.

The Capital Area YMCA is pleased to sponsor this event which has continued to grow over the past 8 years and has become a fun fitness tradition in the community. The event raises funds that help us fulfill our mission to keep programs and services available to all, regardless of income.


We’re excited that you want to register for our Y5K. Whether you are running virtually or just in the Celebration Run or even both, your participation will go a long way!


Please download our 5K and virtual registration form signup and email it back to Maria at so that we can order your t-shirts and medals and get them out to you.  No orders later than August 15th. Then visit our site here    to Join a Team, Donate or just to get up to date information.


Race Check-In is from 7:30am – 8:45am.


There will be Race Day Parking Available.  Please try to arrive early.

If you are looking for a way to make a difference in the community as well as advertise your business, consider becoming a sponsor of the Capital Area YMCA’s Annual Y5K.  Each level of sponsorship comes with it’s own recognition.

  • $10,000 – 5K Signature Sponsor:  SOLD  Proudly sponsored by: Aetna Better Health of New Jersey
  • $7,500 – Diamond Sponsor
  • $5,000 – Platinum Sponsor
  • $2,500 – Gold Sponsor
  • $1,000 – Silver Sponsor
  • $500 – Water Station Sponsor

For more information please contact:  Maria Johnson, Director of Marketing and Communication at or 201-424-8341

Our Generous Sponsors

5K Signature Sponsor – $10,000 Level

Diamond Sponsor – $7,500 Level

Platinum Sponsor – $5,000 Level

    Gold Sponsor – $2,500 Level

 Silver Sponsor – $1,000 Level

Virtual Run Sponsor – $500 Level