5 Fun Races Along the Jersey Shore

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.

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Atlantic City

April Fools Run 2011

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 ?

New Jersey Marathon

New Jersey Marathon Festival

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 Memorial Run 2011

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 ?

OCNJ Half Marathon and 5K

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 Marathon

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 ?

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