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Rutherford Organizes 6th Annual Andrew Ortega "Touch A Heart" 5K

Andrew Ortega
Andrew Ortega Photo Credit: andrewortegafoundation.org

RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The 6th Annual Andrew Ortega "Touch A Heart" 5K Run & Fun Walk takes place at Memorial Park in Rutherford on Saturday, June 18.

Race day registration begins 8 a.m. The 5K Run and Walk, 10 a.m. Awards and BBQ, 11:30 a.m.

Cost is $25 for the 5K Run or Walk; $80 for family registration (includes two adults and two children under 16); $10 5K Run or Walk (children under 10 years old).

All early registrants for the 5K run or walk will receive a race packet and t-shirt. Late registrants are not guaranteed a t-shirt. Early packet pickup will be available the week of the run/walk and an email notification will be provided with the details.

The 5k run will be scored and winners will be announced at the end of the race and posted on the website.

The Andrew Ortega Foundation was named after Andrew Ortega, a 13-year-old who died of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in 2010.

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