100% of the proceeds from Julia's Run 2018 will benefit LEAP.


Sunday, April 15, 2018.

  • 8 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Registration, bib and t-shirt pickup at Woolsey Hall, Cross Campus
  • 9:30 a.m.: Fun Run (0.7 miles) ages 12 & under
  • 10:00 a.m.: Main Run/Walk (4 miles)
  • Post-race: Awards ceremony, refreshments, and raffle


Race begins and ends on Yale University's Cross Campus, in New Haven, Connecticut.

A map of the course.

Participants are welcome to run, jog, or walk.


Register online via active.com

You may also register by mail. Download the registration form (PDF), fill it out, and mail it with a check payable to:

Julia Rusinek Memorial Fund
2 West Dr.
Great Neck, NY 11021

  • Early Bird pre-registration fees (through March 8, 2018):
    • Adult runner - $20
    • Students - $15
    • Fun Run participants - $8
  • Regular pre-registration fees (March 9 - April 15, 2018)
    • Adult runner - $22
    • Students - $17
    • Fun Run participants - $9

Race day registration fees

  • Adult runner - $25
  • Students - $20
  • Fun Run participants - $10

Sign up at Woolsey Hall (located on College Street between Wall and Grove), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

Race Amenities

  • T-shirts for the first 250 registrants of the 4-mile run
  • Run registration fee includes one raffle ticket (additional raffle tickets are $5 each)
  • Computerized timing and results


  • Raffle prizes to be announced
  • Trophies/awards for overall top male and female runners
  • Trophies/awards for top three males and top three females in each age category
  • Trophies/awards for top male and top female wheelchair athletes
  • Medals for all Fun Run participants


  • From I-95 heading North:
    Take downtown New Haven exit (exit 47). Take exit 1 and proceed straight to the light. Turn right onto Church Street, then left at third light onto Chapel Street, then right at second light onto College Street. Follow College for 1 1/2 blocks, registration is on the left on College between Elm and Wall Streets.
  • From I-95 heading South:
    Take downtown New Haven exit (exit 47). Continue directions from I-95 North.
  • From I-91 Heading South:
    Take downtown New Haven exit (exit 1). Continue directions from I-95 North.

Parking garages are located at the corner of Chapel and College Streets (turn left from Chapel onto College Street, garage immediately on the left).

Sponsors and Contributors

  • Jonathan Edwards College
  • Yale University
  • Yale University Dining Hall Services
  • WPLR 99.1 Rock Station

More Information

Call (516) 487-9502 or e-mail: juliarun@gmail.com

Julia's Run for Children 2018 is managed by JB Sports LLC.

MAKE AN ONLINE DONATION TO Julia Rusinek Memorial Fund

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