Thanks to Mark Brodie of MIB Mediaworks for this great wrap-up video of the Big Game 5k!
Thanks to all who 454 people who participated!
The inaugural Big Game 5K at the Westfield Garden State Plaza is offering all event participants a unique opportunity to enter a contest for a “meet and greet” with former Giants great Joe Morris and former Jets great Bruce Harper.
The package includes a chance to meet and talk to the two all-time New York football greats, take a photo with them and receive a football autographed by Joe and Bruce.
All participants in the Big Game 5K are eligible to win the contest. Just register for the Big Game 5K and you will automatically be entered. One lucky winner (and one guest) will be escorted to a private venue between 10-10:30 a.m. to participate in this fantastic experience.
Don’t miss this great opportunity! All you have to do is register for the Big Game 5K.
Registration for the contest ends at 8:30 a.m. on race day (Sunday, January 26). The winner will be announced during the post-event tailgate party at 10 a.m. You must be present at that time to win.
Joe Morris played for the New York Giants from 1982-1988. In 1985, he rushed for a league leading 21 touchdowns and he was a key member of the ’86 Giants Super Bowl Championship team. Morris was selected to the Pro Bowl in ’85 and ’86 and received All-NFL Honors for his performance those two years. Morris holds the Syracuse University rushing record with 4,229 yards, surpassing Jim Brown, Larry Czonka and Floyd Little.
Bruce Harper, who played high school football in Englewood, N.J. (Dwight Morrow), played with the New York Jets from 1977-1984. He led the NFL with more than 2,000 all-purpose yards for two consecutive years, and he led the AFC in the same category for four years. He was voted the Jets MVP in 1980 and held nine Jets records at one time. In 2003, Bruce was selected as the Return Specialist on the Jets’ Four Decade Team. He is co-founding director of the educational program “Heroes and Cool Kids.”
A word from former JETS football star and co-embassador, Bruce Harper, about how YOU can participate in this great event: