Sun September 15, 2019 Massapequa, NY US 11758 Directions

Race Against Poverty

8:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT

Two Person Team Relay

8:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT

3 Mile Run/Walk

8:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Ocean Parkway
Massapequa, NY US 11758

Join us for a morning of fun and fitness... featuring an eclectic 3 Mile Run through the TOBAY Beach Bird and Game Preserve or try the full Aqua Run which includes an 800 Meter swim in South Oyster Bay, followed by the 3 Mile run.... or participate in the 2 person relay (one person swims and the other team member runs)!

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Race against poverty! Register to become philanthropic and fit! To set up a Personal Fundraising Page visit: Click here to set up your personal fundraising page!


• Top quality “technical” shirts to all entrants
• Outstanding post-race refreshments,
• Giant post-race door prize drawing; lots of prizes
Note: You must be present to win.

FREE PHOTOS by LIRP Long Island Running Photos

You get FREE Photos by LIRP Long Island Running Photos which will be posted on the LIRP Facebook page. Here you can comment, share, download and just have fun with your friends and Families.
All photos are FREE! You can also ask Ed of LIRP to take any special photos with your friends and family if you like.
All Facebook photo album links here.

The same photos will be posted here on RunSignUp, with the ability to search for your photos by bib# or name. Just click on the photos tab above, and select Facebook or RSU.
Or Click on this Photos link. Be sure to set the race year in the drop down box.

Aqua Run Individual Awards

Gift Cards to Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female Overall and
Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female Masters
Awards to Top 3 males and females in each of the following age groups: 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,
35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 -79, 80 and over

Timing and Results

Computerized scoring and timing by JMS Racing Services. Results will be posted by 3pm on race day at 

Aqua Run Relay Team Awards

Awards to Top 3 Male, Top 3 Female and Top 3 Coed Teams Overall
Awards to Top 3 Family teams (Family team entry can only include parent(s), immediate children, spouses
and/or siblings)

3 Mile "Walk/Run Only" Awards

Awards to 1st Male and 1st Female Overall and Top 3 males and females in 10 year age groups: 14 and
under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over

Corporate Awards-

Awards for the company with the most participants,the company that raises the most funds and for the top Individual Male and Individual Female Aqua Run athlete competing on a Corporate team (competing for a corporate entity, not on a relay).


You must be at least 13 years old to compete.

You must wear the brightly colored swim cap that we provide.

No flotation devices of any kind are permitted.

The race includes an 800 meter swim in South Oyster Bay, and a three mile run to and through the TOBAY Beach Bird and Game Preserve. Please follow all directions that you may receive from the lifeguards or other event staff.

Safety is our primary concern and we need your help to assure that everyone is safe.

Participants must practice good sportsmanship and be courteous to the other participants and the event staff at all times.

Check In

Sunday, September 15– 6:45 AM to 8:00 AM



From Nassau County: Wantagh Parkway to the end at the traffic circle by the Jones Beach water tower. Take Ocean Pkwy EAST to TOBAY Beach on the left side of the Pkwy (4 miles EAST of the Jones Beach water tower on Ocean Pkwy)

From eastern and central Suffolk County: Sagtikos Parkway south and follow signs to the Robert Moses Causeway south towards Fire Island. After the drawbridge, exit off to the Ocean Parkway west. Follow Ocean Parkway west to TOBAY Beach.

For More Information

Mindy Davidson at (516) 359-9409 or or Adam Wolfthal (516) 762-5857 or  or Greater Long Island Running Club (516) 349-7646

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Free Training Clinic!

Save the Date! TBD, we will be holding a clinic for the event at the event site-TOBAY Beach on the Bay side. There will be a 10-15 minute open water swim with lifeguards as well as a 15-20 minute run. Members of the event staff will be assisting in the water and out on the run course. The clinic is FREE and open to those registered and those thinking about registering! Please RSVP to:

Journal Ads

To take  journal ad honoring the Astrof family or your favorite racer, please contact Adam Wolfthal at


This year's event will honor the Astrof Family


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