5 Fun Races Along the Jersey Shore
By Ryan Wood
Need a race worthy of a fist pump? Sign up for an event on the Jersey Shore and enjoy one of the east coast's most popular tourist destinations.
Atlantic City, N.J. -- April 3, 2011
Try some unusual distances with stunning scenery. The race fools you with 7K and 11K courses, and because it's probably your first time trying the distance, they "guarantee" a P.R. Learn More ?
Long Branch, N.J. -- May 1, 2011
Featuring a marathon, a half marathon, relays and various family events, the festival is two days of racing in northern New Jersey. Learn More ?
Margate City, N.J. -- July 24, 2011
The small town south of Atlantic City hosts this 5K race, which benefits the Atlantic County Crime Stoppers. Learn More ?
Ocean City, N.J. – Oct. 2, 2011
Considered one of America's favorite family resort towns, this race offers scenic views around the boardwalk in Ocean City. Learn More ?
Atlantic City, N.J. -- Oct. 16, 2011
The third-oldest marathon in the country has some company. In addition to the 26.2-mile race, the weekend festivities also includes a Half Marathon, a 10K and a 5K. Learn More ?