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Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K

May 11, 2024

Rockaway Beach, NY

Get ready to rock and roll, moms and their crew! The Mother's Day Half Marathon & 5K is hitting the sandy shores of Rockaway Beach, NY on May 11th, 2024. Join us for a seaside sprint that'll make waves and leave you feeling shore-tastic! Don't miss this sandy celebration of super moms!
Get ready to rock and roll, moms and their crew! The Mother's Day Half Marathon & 5K is hitting the sandy shores of Rockaway Beach, NY on May 11th, 2024. Join us for a seaside sprint that'll make waves and leave you feeling shore-tastic! Don't miss this sandy celebration of super moms!
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About The Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K

The Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K, organized by the Rockaway Track Club, is an exhilarating race that will take place on May 11, 2024, in the beautiful setting of Rockaway Beach, NY. This event promises to be an unforgettable experience for all the runners, offering a challenging course, stunning scenery, and a vibrant community atmosphere.

Starting at 9:00 am, participants will gather at the Start Line and finish on 94th on Boardwalk. The half marathon consists of two loops from Beach 94th, turning around on 126th Street to 56th Place and back to Beach 94th for a triumphant finish. Meanwhile, the 5K runners will complete a single loop from Beach 94th, turning around at 126th Street to 97th and then returning to Beach 94th for their grand finale. With public parking available in the lot on Beach 94th, convenience and accessibility are ensured for all participants.

Rockaway Beach itself is a gem of New York, known for its pristine shores and lively atmosphere. As spring transitions into summer during May, runners can anticipate excellent weather conditions for the race. With temperatures averaging around 65-70°F and the cooling breeze from the Atlantic Ocean, the conditions will be ideal for a memorable run along the coastline.

Not only will runners receive a well-deserved sense of accomplishment and satisfaction upon crossing the finish line, but they’ll also be rewarded with a commemorative T-shirt and medal for their exceptional achievement. And let’s not forget the ample water and Gatorade stations along the course, ensuring that every runner remains hydrated and energized throughout their journey.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the beauty of Rockaway Beach, and join us for the Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K. Prepare for an exhilarating day filled with breathtaking views, camaraderie, and an overwhelming sense of achievement. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a first-timer, this race promises an experience like no other. Let’s make memories and celebrate Mother’s Day in style while experiencing the joy of running. Hope to see you there!

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