Saturday, October 4, 2014
Race Starts 8:00 a.m.
Awards 9:30 a.m.
Pier Village ~ Long Branch, NJ
Get out those running shoes and mark your calendar for a great day seaside at the dog-friendly Pier Village to benefit animal charity!
The Purr'n Pooch Foundation for Animals awards annual grants to non-profit, no-kill animal welfare organizations to be used for day-to-day operations, emergency relief, spay/neuter efforts, veterinary care, equipment, construction, vehicle purchases, educational programs and special projects.
• $30 per runner/walker, pre-registered
• $35 on race day
• All dogs are required to run or walk on leash
• One dog per handler/runner please
• Race is rain or shine
• 6:30 - 7:45 a.m. Packet pick up on boardwalk of Festival Plaza at Pier Village, Long Branch and same day registration
• 7:50 a.m. Welcome speeches and pre-race instructions
• 8:00 a.m. Race begins
• 9:30 a.m. Awards presented
• 1st Overall Male and Female Runner
• 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall Male Runner/K9 Team
• 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall Female Runner/K9 Team
• Course is flat along the boardwalk, out and back
• Course closed to motor vehicles
• Two water station set-ups
• Tee shirts given to pre-registered runners and are subject to availability for same day registrants
• Race event bags to all
• Post race bagels and refreshments
• Professional chip-timed course
• Meter parking available