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Start Time One Mile : 8:00am 5K : 8:30am
Welcome to the Pine Beach 5K website.
The Ocean Running Club is proud to present the 18th running of the Pine Beach 5K and One Mile Fun Run.
All proceeds from the race will benefit the Ocean Running Club Scholarship Fund for local high school students.
The fast, scenic, USATF certified 3.1 mile course starts and finishes at Vista Park, running along the Toms River and through the quiet streets of Pine Beach. Roads will be closed to traffic. There will be two water stops along the course. For runners' safety, there will be no skates, blades, bikes or pets allowed on the course.
After the race, there will be an awards ceremony and refreshments on the Vista Park field. 5K Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female runners, as well as top three M/F runners in 5-year age groups: 14 & under thru 80+. Special awards for first male and female Pine Beach Resident, and first male and female Ocean Running Club Member. 5K Race Walk Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers. One Mile Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers, with ribbons for all finishers.
There will also be random giveaways after the race, including a custom road bike from Beachwood Bicycles.