Sat October 28, 2023 Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480 US
Presented by Wilmington Road Runners Club


Seaside Shuffle 5K

8:00AM EDT A Wilmington Classic for 40 years


Wrightsville Beach Park
Wrightsville Beach, NC US 28480


Whether you shuffle fast or shuffle slow, we welcome you to one of Wilmington’s oldest and FASTEST road races. The blazingly fast, flat course is good for those who run for speed or those who run for fun. This community race is open to all runners. Local students and their families are encouraged to run.  All race proceeds benefit the Wilmington Road Runners Scholarship Program. 

Registration includes: 

Race Shirt - while supplies last 

Post Race Coffee and Breakfast

This longstanding community race is presented by the Wilmington Roadrunner’s Club.

Wilmington Roadrunners Scholarship

The proceeds from the Seaside Shuffle fun scholarships for local high school runners. Since 2015, the Wilmington Roadrunners Club Scholarship Program has awarded $21,000 in scholarships to high school seniors from New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties who are passionate about the sport of running, are proven leaders within their high school and have committed themselves to serving their community.

Meet the 2023 Scholarship Recipients: 

Meet the 2023 Scholarship Recipients
First place: ($2500 award)
Lauren Pagans (Topsail)
Bates Lancaster (Ashley)
Runners Up: ($1000 award)
Molly Parker (Hoggard)
Fraley Kelley (Cape Fear Academy)
Anders Jensen (Laney)
Henry Smith ( West Brunswick):


Race Shirt

Super Soft TriBlend Tee available in Unisex, Ladies and Youth Sizes


Beautiful Handcrafted Awards for the following categories: 

Largest Team Award (We will combine cross country teams from the same club for this award)

Top 3 Overall Male and Female

Top 3 Masters Overall Male and Female

3 Deep Male and Female in the following divisions: 

Under 6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 40, 50-59, 60 - 69, 70 - 89, 80+

Fastest Team Awards



The Seaside Shuffle has an incredible and fun team of volunteers!  Please consider volunteering today!  CLICK HERE to LEARN MORE

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