OCTOBER 1, 2017 • NARRAGANSETT

ABOUT

The Ocean Road 10k

The Race:

We are excited to announce the fifth annual Ocean Road 10k benefiting the Narragansett Historical Society. Scheduled for October 1, 2017, the course starts at the Point Judith Lighthouse and travels 6.2 scenic, coastal miles north on Ocean Road under the Towers and finish in the north parking lot of Town Beach.

 

Voted "Best 10k" in the Northeast:

We're thrilled to announce that the Ocean Road 10k was voted as the "Best 5k/10k" and "Best Race T-Shirt" in the Northeast by Competitor Magazine. Voting Results.

 

The Mission:

A portion of proceeds from this event will benefit the Narragansett Historical Society.

When: October 1, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Point Judith Lighthouse to Narragansett Town Beach
Who: Open to runners or walkers.

 

Register:

Registration is open for the 2017 Ocean Road 10k. Sign up early to save on entry fees and secure your spot.

REGISTER

Additional Registration Info.

 

What Do I get?

• Race bib and timing chip
• Short Sleeve shirt
• Finisher's Medal New!
• Free Photos from GameFace Media New!

 

Important Race Information:

Parking & Shuttles

Parking will be provided at the finish line of the event in the south lot of Town Beach. Shuttles will be provided to take athletes only to the starting line starting at 6:30 am. (map)

There will be NO PARKING at the starting line.

Participants can arrange for their own transportation to and from the start/finish, but we encourage you to utilize the shuttles.

 

Volunteer

The Ocean Road 10k is a charitable event. In order to provide our participants with the best experience possible we are actively seeking event volunteers.

The event would not be possible without your support. If you are interested in volunteering for any portion of event weekend 9/30-10/1 please feel free to contact us!

 

Mobile Locker Co.

Course Map

Lock it up with The Mobile Locker Co.! Locker rentals give you a secure, convenient option for valuables and gear, starting at $5. Rent online in advance or onsite with cash or credit. The Mobile Locker truck will be parked at the race start in Point Judith and then drive to the race finish for participants to collect their gear post-race.

Note: We DO NOT offer a gear bag check area for this race.

DIRECTIONS

Parking and shuttles: Narragansett Town Beach

 

Traffic Impact

No roads will be closed on race day. Traffic traveling north on Ocean Road during the race will be delayed throughout. We encourage all cars to use Rt. 1 to travel North from Pt. Judith that morning.

 

Awards

Age Group Prizes are awarded to the top finishers in each age group (the top 3). You must be present to receive your prize. Awards info.

Entry fees include an official event shirt and finish line food and beverage. Although additional charitable fundraising is appreciated, no additional fundraising is required to participate in the run/walk.

2016 Athlete Shirt pictured. 2017 shirt coming soon!

T-shirt size is subject to availability. Participants that arrive to registration early have the best opportunity to secure the size they would like. Choosing a size on our on-line registration does not guarantee that your size will be available at packet pick up.

 

Weather

The course runs along Ocean Road and is fairly exposed to wind. Runners should monitor the weather leading up to race day and prepare accordingly. There is no rain date and no refunds will be permitted. Please review our cancellation policy.

 

Strollers & Pets

Unfortunately, strollers and pets are not allowed on the Ocean Road 10k course.

 

Extreme Weather Cancellation Policy

There is always the potential for extreme or severe weather conditions. Race organizers will do as much as we can to ensure the experience is as safe as possible. In the event of severe weather, the race may be delayed as race officials consult public safety officers. If there is more than a short delay, if conditions persist, or the forecast calls for extreme weather, race officials reserve the right to alter or cancel the race. Entry fees are non-refundable. Please check the website, our Facebook page and your email before the race for any changes or cancellations.

 

 

 

QUICK LINKS

COURSE MAP

OCEAN ROAD

NARRAGANSETT

HISTORICAL SOCIETY

PELL BRIDGE RUN

OCTOBER 22 2017