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The Princeton Half Marathon

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The non-profit Princeton health center HiTOPS organizes first marathon in Princeton in more than 20 years. Runners and entertainment expected to draw thousands to the Princeton area, with proceeds to raise awareness and funds for adolescent mental health.

The beautiful 13.1 mile course highlights some of Princeton's mos scenic landmarks: Albert Einstein's house, the Princeton Battlefield, Institute of Advanced Studies, Princeton University, Lake Carnegie and the Herrontown Woods. The course starts and finishes with an all-day musical and entertainment celebration a the heart of Princeton - Palmer Square.

The race will attract over 1,000 runners, and several thousand spectators to the tree-lined streets of Princeton.

All proceeds from the event will benefit increased access to adolescent mental health screening and treatment in New Jersey.

About HiTOPS:

HiTOPS, a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is New Jersey's only adolescent-focused health and education center. For 25 years, HiTOPS has been a proud member of the Princeton community, helping children and families achieve healthy lifestyles and behaviors through risk-prevention education and intervention at their Princeton-based health center.

HiTOPS' ultimate goal is healthy, empowered youth who make health enhancing choices and avoid long-term negative health outcomes. HiTOPS is located at 21 Wigigns Street in Princeton, NJ. For more information about HiTOPS, please visit hitops.org.

The non-profit Princeton health center HiTOPS organizes first marathon in Princeton in more than 20 years. Runners and entertainment expected to draw thousands to the Princeton area, with proceeds to raise awareness and funds for…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Family
  • Health & Medicine
  • Mental Health

Location

  • Princeton, NJ 08540

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