Long Branch: Tonight is the start of the Shore Athletic Club summer Lake Takanassee series, now in its fiftieth year. The 5K Adult and 1500m Kids runs are held weekly at 6:45pm. The run encompasses the road around Lake Takanassee. For anyone not familiar, it's next to St. Michael's church... "the red church on the ocean" as it is famously known.
There is a nominal fee to race, but it helps fund the Shore Athletic Club who sponsors the event.
Here's ALL the details:
Event Dates: Monday Nights - June 25th through August 13th Location: Lake Takanassee - parking behind St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church - 800 Ocean Avenue Long Branch, NJ Event Details: The series, established in 1964 by Shore A.C, is a weekly 5k race and 1500m kids run held on the perimeter of Lake Takanassee. Every Monday between June 25th and August 13th, participants toe the line at 6:45pm.Each week medals go to the top 3 overall finishers and age group winners in the 5k; and the top 3 girls and top 3 boys in the 1500m. Ribbons go to all kids runners. Season top performers earn overall awards. Registration: On site, per race - Adults - $7 and Kids - $2; or $35 to sign up for the series Contact: Andrew Dombrowiecki | firstname.lastname@example.org