Rockaway Rotary 27th Annual Ocean Run
The Rockaway Rotary 27th Annual Ocean Run will take place on Sunday, April 30 at 10 a.m. starting on the ocean end of Beach 116 Street.
The boardwalk run features two races, a 5K and quarter-mile children's race. A post race party with food and refreshments and an awards presentation will take place at the Irish Circle, 101-19 Rockaway Beach Boulevard.
T-shirts and race numbers should be picked up on the race day between 8 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. No numbers will be issued after 10 a.m.
Participants can register early by mail (postmarked by April 25) for a $15 race charge, or pay $18 on the day of the race; a $5 fee is required for child participants under 10 years of age.
The money collected for the run will be given to many organizations, including Peninsula Hospital Center, 100 Precinct Community Council, the St. Camillus Youth Program, and the Rockaway Music and Arts Council.
Checks should be made payable to: Rockaway Ocean Run
c/o Dr. Kiernan
115-06 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, New York 11694
For more information, contact Dr. Jim Kiernan at (718) 945-0406 or Nancy Hansen at (718) 634-1004 ext. 201.