Sandy Hook - Gateway National Recreation Area, Highlands, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States

Start Date

10/02/2022

Activity tags attached to this sportie.

Activities: Running only, Running race, Half Marathon, 2 Miles

 

Join us on Sunday, October 2, 2022
Jersey Shore Half Marathon + 2 mile run


* CASH PRIZE for top 3 men + women in the 1/2 marathon
(Minimum of $150, $125 and $100)*

 

** GIFT CARDS for the top 3 men + women in the 2 mile race **

 

SANDY HOOK - NATIONAL GATEWAY PARK

The Jersey Shore Half Marathon has a history that places it as one of the oldest distance events held in New Jersey and the surrounding areas. The first Jersey Shore Marathon was held in 1972. This USATF-certified course is known for being flat and fast, and a great way to prepare for your fall marathon!  Runners can enjoy a dunk in the Ocean when you are done!
All entrants will receive a complimentary long-sleeve race shirt, discounts from our sponsors and a race completion medal. Food and drinks will be available to all runners after the race. 

HALF REGISTRATION
$50 early bird discount by January 31, 2022
$60 by June 26, 2022
$70 by September 19, 2022
$85 by September 26, 2022
$95 on Event day


2 MILE REGISGTRATION
$25 flat rate for the 2 mile run 
race to begin 5 minutes after the half start

REGISTRATION + TRAINING PLAN 
$120 by 1/31/'22
$130 by 6/26/'22
$140 by 8/29/'22

RACE REGISTRATION AND PACKET PICK UP
Saturday October 1, 2022
11 AM – 1 PM

Road Runner Sports in Shrewsbury, NJ
Double rewards cash for VIPs and $10 off for anyone who joins VIP plus $20 in awards cash put into their account!
 
EVENT SCHEDULE - OCTOBER 2, 2022
7:30 AM – Pre-registration bib + shirt pick up in LOT E
9:00 AM – Half Marathon Start
9:10 AM - 2 Mile Start
10:15 AM - Enjoy complimentary refreshments!
11:15 AM – Awards

COOL NEW HIGHLIGHTS IN 2022

Names will be on the bibs this year!
Craft brand race tees
Running photos available for purchase

 
CHARITY PARTNER
This year we are partnering with the Sandy Hook Foundation, the official nonprofit friends group to the National Park Service at Sandy Hook, NJ, a unit of Gateway National Recreation Area. Established in 1989, the Foundation has funded cultural, educational, environmental, and conservation programs and has helped restore and preserve historic structures of the Sandy Hook Lighthouse and Fort Hancock — both National Historic Landmarks. During registration, participants have the option to make a tax-deductible donation to The Sandy Hook Foundation through, to support the Foundation's work within the park.
The Foundation will also be present at Area E on race day.
 
CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS AND LODGING
Look for more information coming soon!

 

PARKING
Plenty of parking is available within the park.
Race Starts on park road located close to entrance of parking LOT E

 
AWARDS

CASH PRIZE (minimum of $150, $125 and $100) to the T
op 3 Overall Male and Female Finishers.
Custom 5 Year Age Group Awards.
All runners will get a special long sleeve event tee.  


RACE PHOTOS:
FinisherPix will be onsite this year! Questions: Contact support@finisherpix.com 

 

* RACE DAY REGISTRATION ONLY*
Does not apply to pre-registered runners

SUNDAY OCTOBER 2, 2022
7:00 - 8:15 AM

OFF THE HOOK RESTAURANT (subject to change)**
1 NJ-36 Highlands
(South bound side of 36 east just before going over the bridge to Sandy Hook)

 

PLEASE REMEMBER TO BE SAFE, KEEP YOUR DISTANCE AND MASK OPTIONAL

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. Activity Starts: - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens :
    Activity type:
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/5/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 1/31/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $3.90
    • Registration opens : 2/1/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 6/26/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $60.00
      Processing fee : $4.48
    • Registration opens : 6/27/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 9/19/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $70.00
      Processing fee : $5.06
    • Registration opens : 9/20/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 9/26/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $85.00
      Processing fee : $5.93
    • Registration opens : 9/30/2022 23:59
      Registration closes : 10/2/2022 19:30
      Race fee : $95.00
      Processing fee : $6.51


  2. Activity Starts: - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens :
    Activity type:
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/5/2022 09:56
      Registration closes : 1/31/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $125.00
      Processing fee : $8.25
    • Registration opens : 2/1/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 6/26/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $135.00
      Processing fee : $8.83
    • Registration opens : 6/27/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 8/29/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $145.00
      Processing fee : $9.41


  3. Activity Starts: - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens :
    Activity type:
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/5/2022 05:17
      Registration closes : 1/31/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $20.00
      Processing fee : $2.16
    • Registration opens : 2/1/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 9/30/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45
    • Registration opens : 10/2/2022 07:30
      Registration closes : 10/2/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $2.74


  4. Activity Starts: - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens :
    Activity type:
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 1/5/2022 16:47
      Registration closes : 1/31/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $50.00
      Processing fee : $3.90
    • Registration opens : 2/1/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 6/27/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $60.00
      Processing fee : $4.48
    • Registration opens : 6/28/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 9/19/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $70.00
      Processing fee : $5.06
    • Registration opens : 10/2/2022 07:30
      Registration closes : 10/2/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $95.00
      Processing fee : $6.51


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