Rotary Run Set For April 29
The Sweet’N Low Rockaway Rotary 34th Annual Ocean Run/Walk in Memory of Barbara Eisenstadt will kick off at 10 a.m. on April 29. The run will include two separate races, an adult 5K run and a children’s ¼-mile.
All participants are eligible for a T-shirt. Awards will be given for the first three overall finishers (male and female). Awards are also given to the top male and fem-ale finishers in the following age groups: 11 and under, 12-14, 15-19, 20- 29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-70, 71 and over.
Special awards will be given to members of the police, parks, fire and sanitation departments, and the physically challenged.
Participants and spectators should gather at Beach 116 Street and the boardwalk. Registration opens at 9:00 a.m., rain or shine.
Each runner must have a separate registration form. Free blood pressure screenings will be available by the nurses from St. John’s Episcopal Hospital.
Those interested in registering in advance should visit http://rockawayoceanrun.eventbrite.com.