Rutger Half Marathon is New Jersey’s second largest half marathon, and you will not want to miss this! This half marathon will be held on April 12th 2015 at Rutger’s University, which is the oldest college campus in the nation. For this event 750 volunteers are need. If you volunteer, there are some spots available for you to race for free. All volunteer groups with 10 or more, will receive a group volunteer donation to their charity of choice. This race is known to have terrain that is very flat, so it is perfect for everyone. It is important to register as early as possible, because the registration goes up after November 30th and it can become sold out. You will meet all kinds of people at this event, which just adds to the fun. After completing the race, runner are given perks, like a medals and celebratory beer mugs.