(Left) Last year’s 5-mile men’s winner Jim McVeigh finished fourth. Pictured in the background is Police Officer Kenny Beecher of the 100th Precinct Community Affairs Office. McVeigh, who won the first Ocean Run, has promised to work harder than ever to regain his crown next year. (Middle) One boy smiles in the 1 mile run on the boardwalk. (Right) After the race was completed, runners, organizers and fans gathered at the Irish Circle where hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks were served.