Ocracoke Island Weekend Runfest 5K, 10K & Half Marathon Banner Image

Ocracoke Island Weekend Runfest 5K, 10K & Half Marathon

Sat April 27 - Sun April 28, 2019 Ocracoke, NC US 27960 Directions
Events

Half Marathon

$65 04/28 7:00AM EDT Price increases after April 1, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

10K

$35 04/27 8:00AM EDT Price increases after April 1, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

5K

$35 04/27 8:00AM EDT Price increases after April 1, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.runocracoke.com.

Place
1050 Irvin Garrish Highway
Ocracoke, NC US 27960
Description

8th Annual Scallywag 5K/10K & 4th Annual Blackbeard's Half Marathon

Are you bursting with energy?
The Lt. Maynard's Challenge is just the thing for you! Lt. Maynard's Challenge participants will complete either the Scallywag 5K or 10K on Saturday, April 27th and then the Blackbeard's Half Marathon on Sunday, April 28th, 2019. 

All Lt. Maynard's Challenge finishers will receive a unique finisher item to recognize their special achievement. Complete this challenge to receive bragging rights thus far only enjoyed by Lt. Maynard himself. Can you slay Blackbeard?

Participants wishing to participate in Lt. Maynard's Challenge need to select that option during half marathon registration.

Packet Pickup:
Friday, April 26th, 5-7 PM @ Gaffer's
Saturday, April 27th, 6:30-7:30 AM (5K/10K)
Saturday, April 27th, 5-7 PM (Half Marathon)
No Same Day Packet Pick-up for the Half Marathon!!!

Fees:
5K/10K: $35 (before April 1st), $40 (after April 1st), $20 (ages 18 & under before April 1st), $25 (ages 18 & under after April 1st)
Half marathon: $65 (before April 1st), $75 (after April 1st)

Runners in the 5K, 10K and Half Marathon receive a high quality, quick dry t-shirt, along with tote bag courtesy of Soundfeet Shoes. Sizes only guaranteed if registered before April 8th.

NO REFUNDS, NO EXCEPTIONS

Start Times (5K/10K):
Registration/ check in for 5K/10K: 6:30- 7:30 am
10K/5K race starts promptly at 8:00 am
Water and fruit will be provided courtesy of Food Lion after the 5K/10K race.

Start Times (half marathon):
Registration/check in: 6:30 am (no same day packet pick up)
Race starts promptly at 7:00 am. Race timing will be cut of at 11:00 am.

Water and fruit will be provided courtesy of Food Lion after the half marathon. Water stations and port-a-john's will be provided along the course.

Awards (5K/10K):
9:30 am @ Gaffer's
Top 3 male & female finishers in age groups will receive awards. Top 3 male and female overall will receive special awards. In addition, 1st place male and female overall finisher in 10K & 5K will each receive a $100 gift certificate from Soundfeet Shoes.

Age Groups (5K): 10 & under, 11-13, 14-2, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over
Age Groups (10K): 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over

ALL 5K/10K FINISHERS WILL RECEIVE A MEDAL.

Awards (half marathon):
12:00 noon @ Gaffer's
Top 3 male & female finishers in age groups will receive medals. Top 3 male and female overall will receive trophies. In addition, 1st place male and female overall finisher will each receive a $100 gift certificate from Soundfeet Shoes.

Age Groups (half marathon): 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over.

ALL HALF MARATHON FINISHERS WILL RECEIVE A MEDAL.

Post Run Party:
Post-run party at Gaffer's on Saturday 11:00 am- 12:30 pm, Sunday 11:00- 1:30 pm. Free food, free beer (limit 3 per runner) and entertainment. 21 or older for beer, ID's will be checked and all beer drinkers will be wrist banded. Others attending will be charged $20 for great food and beverage ($10 for 18 and under).

Come to our beautiful island, the land of Blackboard. Discover what makes Ocracoke a special place.

Both Saturday and Sunday runs will be open to walkers and running strollers. Strollers must start behind runners and walkers. NO pets allowed other than service dogs. NO bikes or skateboards allowed. 

 

Race Contact Info

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

Questions?
Half Marathon Course Map
10K Course Map
5K Course Map
Facebook

Like this page and invite your friends on Facebook.