ARCHIVED RACE: Sand-Sational 8K Beach Run @ Onlsow Beach, Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, NC, United States on 11 July 2015

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Sand-Sational 8K Beach Run
  • Distance (Miles): 4.9
  • Date: 11 July 2015
  • Start Time: 07:00
  • Venue: Onlsow Beach
  • Organised By: MCCS Lejeune-New River
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Onslow Beach is North Carolina’s best kept secret and located on Camp Lejeune’s Atlantic Coast. It serves not only as a unique training area, but it’s also a fabulous vacation getaway and home of the Grand Prix Series Sand-Sational 8k Beach Run. This scenic course includes sand, dirt roads and pavement. Sand portions include some areas where your feet may be wet depending on the tide.

The Grand Prix Series offers a variety of events and unique opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds and abilities to test their physical fitness, mental preparedness, and athletic skills.

What make this series unique is that it offers runners to opportunity to:
– Compete with America’s toughest fighting force, U.S. Marines;
-Run trails actually used by Marines for training
-Get a taste of the Marine Corps lifestyle.

All races are open to the public.

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