august, 2017

This is a repeating event

sat05aug9:00 am55th Annual Ocean Beach/John & Jessie Kelley Half MarathonOcean Beach Park features a new 3/4 mile long board walk, pristine sugar sand beach on Long Island Sound, and the famous Sand Bar Lounge.9:00 am Ocean Beach Park, 1225 Ocean Ave. New London Ct.

Start Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am


Ocean Beach Park

1225 Ocean Ave. New London Ct.


Event Details

Plenty of parking at beach.  Well marked supported road course.  Overhead arch, finish clock, SNERRO Race Officials.  Awards three deep in standard age categories, team competition.  Huge raffle, ‘Run for Cover’ performing live on the boardwalk, ice cold Coca Cola Products, Famous Port & Starboard Clam Chowder, plus much more.  Don’t forget your swimsuit!  Selected as the New England Runner Magazine “2012 Race of the Year”.  “One of New England’s Top 80 Best of the Best Road Races” New England Runner Magazine 2006-2016.  Third leg of the Kelley’s Pace Shoreline Trifecta Series.  2016 Connecticut Cup Championship.  Oldest shoreline race in Connecticut.  This race is FREE!!!