Friday, 09 April 2010 00:00
Attention all Runners! Get ready for another exciting Long Island State Parks’ Summer Run Series. Sign up, and be part of the most successful running series on Long Island, sponsored by Long Island State Parks, along with the corporate contributors: WBAB Radio Station (102.3 FM), WBLI Radio Station (106.1 FM), Newsday, New Living Magazine, L.I. Philharmonic, Dover Caterers, J & B Restaurant Partners, Super Runners Shop, and Odwalla. This eight-week running series offers island-wide competition, exciting prizes, free refreshments and Long Island’s largest finale hero party!
The schedule is as follows:
• June 14, Heckscher State Park, 5 Miles
• June 21, Sunken Meadow State Park, 10K
• June 28, Caumsett State Park, 5K
• July 12, Hempstead Lake State Park, 5K
• July 19, Belmont Lake State Park, 5K
• July 26, Robert Moses State Park, 5 K
• August 2, Bethpage State Park, 5K
• August 9, Jones Beach, 5 Miles
All races start at 7 p.m. Races at Heckscher, Caumsett, Belmont Lake, and Jones Beach State Parks are all wheelchair accessible. The entry fees are as follows: Full Series: $55 (Postmarked on or before June 1) and $70 after June 1. In person you may register at Long Island State Parks Regional Headquarters at Belmont Lake State Park by June 1. Single Race Entry: $15 (Register day of race only). August 3rd Race: $20 (Register day of race only, includes Race/Awards Party).
Only the first 2,500 full series registrants will be accepted, regardless of postmarked date. Register online: www.flrrt.com or www.active.com for full series or single race. For an application and additional information, please call (631) 321-3510, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.