UPDATE AS OF SEPTEMBER 26, 2020:
Our race has moved! This year’s race is now SUNDAY OCT 25th at Thompson Park in Lincroft. Due to COVID 19 there are new rules and mandate in order to allow our event occur. These rules are subject to change based on guidance from Governor Murphy and the Department of Health. Changes will be posted here as they occur. Thank you for understanding and choosing to support Sea Turtle Recovery. Your participation will help ensure that STR has the necessary fund to save lives as we prepare for a busy winter cold stunning season. THANK YOU!
Special Thanks to the Monmouth County Parks System for accommodating our last minute changes.
Information: The Second annual “Sea Turtle Race” will travel on a USATF certified course around the scenic Orange Reservoir in West Orange. The 5k race will start at 8:30 am with a 1.7 mile Family Fun Walk starting at 8:45 am. Refreshments will be available after the race at Clipper Pavilion. Discounted admission to the Turtle Back Zoo will be available to participants that present their race id at the zoo admission ticket booth.
Now through October 11th: $30/1 person or Group Discount $25/person with 4 or more people.
October 12th through October 22nd: $35/1 person or Group Discount $30/person with 4 or more people.
On site Race Day Registration: $35/1 person or Group Discount $30/person with 4 or more people.
T-Shirts: Race shirts will be provided for participants who pre-register by October 11th. Race shirts will be available in limited quantity to those who sign up on or after October 12th as supplies last on a first come, first served basis at check in.
Race Day: 7:00 am Packet Pickup and Registration
8:30 am 5k Run Starts
8:45 am Family Fun Walk Starts
Awards: 5k Run only
Top Male Overall
Top Female Overall
Top 2 Male/Female Age Groups:
19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
Parking: Available on the west side of Cherry Lane, across from Clipper Pavilion.