The Murph Mile

08/19/2020 Cape May, NJ 08204 US Directions
Benefitting Cape May Beach Patrol Scholarships
Race Postponed

New Date: 08/19/2020

Due to city wide damage from the Tuesday's tropical storm the City of Cape May cannot supply the needed resources to allow us to safely put on this race.  The new date for the Murph Mile is Wednesday August 19, 2020.

If you are already registered you will be receiving an email today with your options.

Thank you and be safe!

Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

Virtual races happen all the time, and allow you to join the fun without the crowds. You simply run the distance on your own, and report your results - we’ll send you instructions.

Thank you for your donation to the Clete Cannone Scholarship Fund!

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.

305 Beach Ave
Unit B
Cape May, NJ US 08204

Cape May Beach Patrol Benevolent Association

Clete Cannone Scholarship Fundraiser

“The Murph Mile”

Description: This would be a 1 mile road running race to raise money for the Clete Cannone Scholarship Fund.  Starting in 2014 one of the scholarships that the CMBPBA awards will be named in honor of Kevin Murphy.  All proceeds from this event would go to funding this scholarship.

Date: Wednesday August 5th, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM

Registration Fee: In person without shirt $20,  Virtual without shirt $15.

Race Specifics

All runners must check in by 6:00 PM on race day, check in tent will be located at the starting line.

The starting line will be at the intersection of Philadelphia Ave and Beach Ave.  The finish line would be at the intersection of Grant Street and Beach Ave.  It will be a mass start using chip timing so starting position will not be a major problem.  Here is a link to the route:

This will be a chipped timed start and finish.  It will be a time trial start that is socially distanced and you must wear a mask while you are waiting to start.  When you finish you can grab a water and leave the area.  If you place in an overall or age group you can pick up your award at the Cape May Running Company store, there will be no awards given out on site.

There will be NO day of registration!


Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

Top 3 Overall Finishers both Male and Female

Top 3 Age Groups Finishers both Male and Female

Age Groups: 10 and Under, 11-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and above.

Top 3 Master’s Finishers both Male and Female (runner’s age 40 and above)

First Lifeguard both Male and Female

First Firefighter both Male and Female

First Lifeguard Team (three members) Combined times of all three runners

First Firefighter Team (three members) Combined times of all three runners

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