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14th Annual Avalon Yacht Club Run from the Sun
5k Run/Walk & Kid Sprints

14th Annual Avalon Yacht Club
Run from the Sun 5k Run/Walk & Kid Sprints

July 15, 2018 – Sunday

Avalon, NJ

Please note that early packet pick up and late registration will take place on Saturday, July 14th from 3:30pm to 5 pm at the Avalon Yacht Club, 7th Street & the Bay, Avalon, NJ.  You may also pick up packets and late register Sunday morning.

Registration fees

5K Run/Walk Registration Closed

$30 pre-registration (until the Wednesday before the race at noon) / $35 after and day of event

  1. $30.00
    May 28 - Jul 12
  2. $35.00 – Day of event - Race day registration and packet pick up opens at 7:30am

Kids Sprint Closed

(for ages 9 and under and includes tee shirt and finisher medal)

  1. $15.00
    May 28 - Jul 12

Event Info

Race Time

7:30am- Registration opens
8:15am- Kids sprint race start
8:30am- 5k race start

Kid Sprint will start prior to the 5k at 8:15 am and take place at the 3 mile mark and run to the finish line. The distance is 1/10 of a mile.  Medals to all kid finishers.  Tee shirts and refreshments included.  Parents are welcome to join in.


Avalon Community Hall

3001 Avalon Ave. Avalon, New Jersey 08202


The Skin Cancer Foundation


Avalon Yacht Club


USATF certified fast, flat residential route.  Starts at 27th & Avalon Ave with finish between 28th & 29th Avalon Ave.

Course map

NOTICE: No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable. Please reference our policies page for more details.


-T-shirts guaranteed to first 400 entrants
-Music at finish line


-$100 to top male/female overall
-$50 to second place overall male / female
-$30 to third place overall male / female
-$40 for top male/female masters (age 40+) (no duplicate awards)

-Awards to top 3 in the following age groups: 14 under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Team Awards:

-Largest team wins the Avalon Yacht Club Cup
-Fastest Family team wins the Avalon Cup

-Special Awards for Family Teams: Minimum of 3 (including 1 female) in the 5k to comprise a team with the top 3 finish times combined to score the lowest total finish time. Team members may also place in age groups, overall or masters. (PRE -REGISTRATION ONLY FOR FAMILY TEAM COMPETITION)


NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MyLaps BibTag chip timing system


Click HERE for race results. They will be posted online during the race and complete results will be posted once the race is complete.


Photos will be posted on Races2Run Facebook page during and after the event.


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Event Schedule

  • July 15 7:30 AM EDT - Registration opens

  • July 15 8:15 AM EDT - Kids Sprint Race Start

  • July 15 8:30 AM EDT - 5k Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Avalon Community Hall, 3001 Avalon Avenue, Avalon, NJ, United States

Click here to view map