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Rockaway Beach V-day Half Marathon and 5K
February 10, 2024
Far Rockaway, NY
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About The Rockaway Beach V-day Half Marathon and 5K
The Rockaway Beach V-day Half Marathon and 5K, presented by Rockaway Track Club and Healy’s Pub, is the perfect race for all the running enthusiasts out there looking for a unique and exciting experience. Taking place on the idyllic shores of Far Rockaway, NY, this race is set to be held on February 10, 2024.
Runners participating in this event will not only indulge in the exhilarating atmosphere but will also be treated to several perks. Upon check-in at Healy’s Pub, located at 108-07 Rockaway Beach Dr, Queens, NY, participants will receive their coveted Bib Tag and a stylish race T-shirt. And that’s not all – after conquering the half marathon or 5K, runners get to celebrate their achievement with a complimentary beer at Healy’s Pub!
The course itself offers runners a scenic journey along the beautiful Rockaway Beach. For the Half Marathon participants, the challenge consists of completing two loops, stretching from Beach 126 St to 56 Place. Meanwhile, the 5K runners will conquer a single loop from Beach 126th to 108th. Picture yourself pounding the boardwalks, feeling the ocean breeze invigorating your senses as you strive towards the finish line.
As February settles in, Far Rockaway experiences mild temperatures, making it an ideal time for a refreshing run along the shore. Take advantage of this perfect running weather and enjoy the vibrant coastal city of Rockaway. With its rich history, beachside attractions, and friendly locals, Rockaway offers a memorable experience for all visitors.
So lace up your running shoes and join us for the Rockaway Beach V-day Half Marathon and 5K – a race that promises exhilaration, stunning views, a well-deserved beer, and memories that will last a lifetime. So bring your love for running and embrace the spirit of this Valentine’s Day themed race. Run, celebrate, and make every stride count!