Runners Invited To Take Part In Graybeards Run
The 8th Annual Graybeards Family Run kicks off on Friday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Francis de Sales.
The night will begin with the Kids Races. These will vary in distance according to age, and will start and finish at Beach 128 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard.
The Rockaway Special Olympians will follow with their always inspiring 1/4 Mile. The 1 Mile Run will begin at 7:00. The races will be capped by the 5K Run.
Post-race activities will follow immediately at St. Francis de Sales schoolyard and will include music by the Gray Riders and the Awards Presentations, raffles, children’s rides, and plenty of food and beverages.
Advance registration will be at St. Francis de Sales on July 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and July 29 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Day of race registration is from 4-6 p.m. If you just want to partake in the festivities, a $10 contribution will be accepted as you enter the yard. Race directors Keith Goldberg and Joe Featherston encourage you to “Come One, Come All” for an evening of fun for the entire family.