April 29th - 30th, 2023

Tri-State New Jersey Spartan Sprint 5K Weekend

Mountain Creek Resort, 200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ | April 29th- 30th, 2023 | Register Now and Save

Welcome to Vernon Peak – the largest ski mountain in New Jersey, where the Spartans will be put to the test. With a vertical drop of 1,040 feet and a summit height of 1,480 feet, this challenging course will have you navigating steep inclines and declines. Brace yourself for an intense experience that includes dizzying climbs, rocky descents, and breathtaking vistas from the peak. It’s no wonder that this is one of Spartan’s most formidable mountain courses.

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New Jersey Spartan Sprint

The Races

Spartans, meet Vernon Peak — New Jersey’s largest ski mountain. With 1,040 feet of vertical and a summit of 1,480 feet, this course will shoot you up and down steep at will, making it one of Spartan’s toughest mountain courses. Get ready for dizzying climbs, rocky descents and stunning views from the peak.

Course Information

Race Day Info

What To Bring

  • Your ID
  • Barcode (printed or saved to your phone) (find it in your Spartan Account)
  • Towel, waterproof bag, & extra (dry) clothes/shoes
  • Sunscreen & hydration
  • Headlamps are recommended for later start times
  • We recommend wearing performance gear (compression bottoms and breathable tops)
  • Comfortable shoes that you’ve trained in, but are OK to get dirty. Get an OCR-tested shoe and gear up for race day in the Spartan Shop

    What Not To Bring
  • Outside food and drink (fuel for the race is OK)
  • Pets (bring your support animal ID to register)
  • Negative Attitude

Please plan to arrive 90 minutes before your start time. This gives you plenty of time to park, pick up your registration packet, drop your stuff at bag check, and get warmed up.

Registration typically opens at 6:30am. Waves of 250 (200 for Stadion) racers will be released every 15 minutes.

YOUR exact start time is listed on your barcode and will be posted in your Spartan Account approximately 10 days prior to the event date.

Have more questions not listed below? Visit the Spartan FAQ page.

Get Directions | 200 NJ-94, Vernon Township, NJ 07462

Keep your personal valuables safe and enjoy a stress-free race by reserving a locker online with Roo’s Locker House. Click here to reserve yours today!
You will enjoy unlimited all-day access so you can come and go from your locker as much as you please!
To guarantee a locker, reserve early and bring your rental confirmation email (on your phone or printed out).

  • Badass Unique Finisher Medal (personalize it with a SpartanTab)
  • A trifecta medal wedge piece (run a Sprint/Stadion, Super and Beast/Ultra to collect all three pieces!)
  • Craft Finisher T-shirt (your other one should be pretty dirty)
  • Free Athletic Brewing Company beverage for our non-alcoholic drinkers
  • Free Professional Photos (to frame and flaunt)
  • Cold can of FITAID
  • Bragging rights
  • Purchase your commemorative artwork to celebrate your achievements at TopShelf Prints

$25 per car. You must register for a VIP Parking Pass in advance. Each day is sold separately.

Have a question?

Terms & Conditions: The code you purchased is good for the specific event only.  Valid for OPEN heats only (you can upgrade after your redemption for the difference in price).  Refunds for prior purchases will not be given.

**Insurance, parking/bag/registration fees are not included with the code**

Disclaimer: Thank you for your interest in purchasing tickets for the Spartan Race event in partnership with our non-profit organization. As a non-profit, the majority of the proceeds from the sale of these tickets will go towards supporting our organization and its mission. We appreciate your understanding that due to the nature of this partnership and the significant funds that will be directed towards the non-profit, tickets purchased for this event are non-refundable.

We encourage all participants to carefully consider their commitment to the race before purchasing tickets. We understand that unforeseen circumstances may arise, and in such cases, we kindly ask that you consider donating your ticket to another participant or gifting it to a friend. Your support is invaluable to our non-profit organization, and we thank you for your generosity and understanding.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the purchase of your ticket, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you for supporting our organization and we look forward to seeing you at the Spartan Race event!