There are 3 great events associated with RunAPalooza: the 15th Annual Jersey Shore Relay Marathon, USATF Certified Asbury Park Half Marathon and a 2 Mile Walk to raise funds for Special Olympics. All events will take place this Saturday, April 16, 2011 in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Be sure to visit the RunAPalooza website for full details on each race. The relay marathon actually starts in Seaside heights and there will be bus transportation to the starting line.
The Half Marathon starts at 8:30am, bib and chip pick up will be open from 7:00am to 8:15am. The race organizers encourage you to pick up the bibs and chips Friday evening at the Asbury Park Convention Hall between 5:00pm and 7:00pm. While you’re there, take the opportunity to have a delicious pre-race meal and dine at one of the great restaurants located on the Asbury Park Boardwalk.
If you are still looking for lodging, Comfort Inn Middletown-Red Bank has rooms available for this weekend and we are offering a RunAPalooza Hotel Special Call the hotel directly to make reservations at 732.671.3400 and ask for the RunAPalooza rate. Our rooms with one queen bed are $85.99 and rooms with two queen beds or one king start at $98.99.