8th Annual Graybeard Family Run Kicks Off Tonight
The 8th Annual Graybeards Family Run will kick off tonight 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 and Rockaway Beach Boulevard.
The Rockaway Special Olympians will follow with their always inspiring 1/4 Mile at 6:45 p.m. 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 along with the Awards Presentations, raffles, children’s rides, and plenty of food and beverages.
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.