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46th Seaside Half Marathon and 5K

Contact Information:
Sunday Oct 22, 2023 8:00AM

To benefit the Tri­Boro First Aid Squad of Seaside Heights, Seaside Park and Berkeley Township,

the Ocean Running Club's Scholarship Fund, & the Marine Mammal Stranding Center

Races begin @ Sawmill Cafe 1807 Boardwalk Seaside Park, NJ 08752

Run our beautiful, scenic course along the famous Boardwalk & Bay area through Seaside Park!




The Seaside Challenge
Runners are welcomed to take the “Seaside Challenge”, and run the 5K and the Half Marathon races back-to-back! 


THREE medals given to all finishers of the Challenge – 5K, Half Marathon & a special Challenge finisher medal!

Challenge Pint Glass for Pre-Registrants!

Awards not given for the challenge. Those who participate in the challenge are eligible for awards given in each individual race.

IMPORTANT: 200 runner maximum capacity for this event. Registration ends when maximum capacity is reached.

Pre-Registration, $85  Ends  Sept 9

Post Registration  $100 

*You must register for the Challenge category at the time of registration. You can not combine your individual 5K and ½ marathon entries to count as the Challenge. If you register for the 5k and the 1/2 marathon separately, you will NOT be in the Seaside Challenge

Half Marathon Info

Start 9:00am – 3 hour time limit*    Medal to all finishers!

 Awards: Top 3 overall male / female Top 3 in 5 year age groups from 15 & under to 70 & over. Awards Ceremony will be held at 11:30am.

Pre-Registration $55,  Ends  Sept 9

Post Registration, $65

*1st loop of the course must be completed in 1.5 hour or runner will be pulled at the end of 1st loop                    

5K Info

Start 8:00am – 45 min time limit
Medal to all finishers!

 Awards Top  3 overall male / female

Top 3 in 10 year age groups from 19 & under to 70 & over. 

IMPORTANT: 400 runner maximum capacity for this event.

Pre-Registration $30,  Ends  Sept 9

Post Registration         $35

Kids 1 Mile & ½ Mile Race


1 Mile Start 4:15 pm Half Mile 4:30 Mile

Medal to all finishers!  Short sleeve shirts to all runners

Pre-Registration $10, Ends  Sept 9

Post Registration $15

For all races:

Bib Pick Up:  

Saturday, October 21 at 4pm at Saw Mill Café Race Day October 22 at 7:00am at Saw Mill Cafe

Please write down your bib number and bring with you to packet pick up. Report by NUMBER, NOT NAME

Registration is online only. INCLUDING same day

Races are rain or shine!!!!

Keep up-to-date with the latest race information on our Facebook page!




Race Price Start Time Sanctioning Organization

5k - Running - 5K $35.00 - after Sept 9 8:00 am N/A
Half Marathon - Running - Half Marathon $65.00 - after Sept 9 8:00 am N/A
The Seaside Challenge - Running - Both the Half Marathon and 5K $100.00 - after Sept 9 8:00 am N/A
1 Mile Kids Race Sat 10/21 - Running - 1 Mile $20.00 - after Sept 9 4:15 pm N/A
1/2 Mile Kids Race Sat 10/21 - Running - 1/2 mile $20.00 - after Sept 9 4:30 pm N/A

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