The Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K is one of the only races you will ever run underwater. The 5K (3.1 mile) road race starts on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel using the south tube to New York and returns back to the finish line on the New Jersey side. This is a Grand Prix 500 point USATF sanctioned event.
Our race has some great features that will make your experience even better. These features include:
Special Olympics New Jersey is a non-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition to children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the state. More than 24,000 athletes enjoy camaraderie and gain a sense of pride and accomplishment through participating in these events. Special Olympics New Jersey athletes, volunteers and supporters are the ultimate expression of: