Date: August 18, 2019 Location: Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Boulevard
Jackson, New Jersey
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Date: August 18, 2019
Time: 9:30 am  to  4:00 pm

Calling all thrill seekers! Join Special Olympics New Jersey as we team up with Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ for the 3rd annual Great Coaster Race, an exciting, heart-pounding event to raise money for the 25,000 athletes throughout the Garden State.

Race Options

Participants will fly through the sky as they “race” a 5K or 10K based on the distance of 12 Great Adventure roller coaster rides. Participants will receive:

  • Entry to Six Flags
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Finisher Medal
  • Exit Entry
  • Free Parking
  • Lunch Voucher (10K only)
  • Event Gift (10K only)

See More Photos from The Great Coaster Race 2018


9:30 – 10:30 am — Check-In
10:30 am — 5K and 10K Start
1:00 pm— 5K Exit Entry Ends
4:00 pm — 10K Exit Entry Ends

How to Participate

Register for the race and then get started collecting support for SONJ athletes! There’s a minimum fundraising goal of $150 (5K) or $250 (10K) per participant. Don’t want to race? Simply donate to your favorite “runner” or team!

So what are you waiting for? Visit our page for The Great Coaster Race to register or support someone today!

Learn More & Register