2014 OBRC Killer Dunes 2-Miler & Fun Run

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/04/2014
8:30 am

Location
Jockey's Ridge State Park

Category(ies)


Event Summary:
Start off your Independence Day on the Outer Banks by supporting one of our area’s most beautiful treasures – the Outer Banks Running Club once again invites you to run/walk/overcome a 2 mile course on the tallest natural sand dune system in the Eastern United States!


Event Details:

 
2014 OBRC KILLER DUNES 2-MILER & FUN RUN
Friday July 4, 2014
8:30am
Jockey’s Ridge State Park
Carolista Drive, Milepost 12 on Highway 158
Nags Head, NC
 
Presented by the Outer Banks Running Club
Race Director:  Matt Witter
Asst. Race Directors:  Ron Farley and Wendy Murray
Email:  killerdunes@gmail.com

Beneficiary
:  Proceeds benefit Friends of Jockey’s Ridge, a local non-profit organization dedicated to supporting, preserving, & enhancing Jockey’s Ridge State Park.  For more information, click here:  http://www.jockeysridgestatepark.com/friends.html .

Pricing
: 2-miler ADULT $30
2-miler YOUTH (under 18) $20
2-miler ACTIVE US MILITARY/VETERANS ONLY $25
2-miler OUTER BANKS RUNNING CLUB MEMBERS ONLY $25
Fun Run $5

Registration
:  Online registration will close Wednesday July 2, 2014 at 2:00pm (or sooner if race capacity is reached). On-site registration may be available if the event is not full, but this is a popular event and registration is limited, so your best bet is to register online now!  2-Miler participants registered before noon on Tuesday June 17, 2014 will receive a short-sleeve cotton race shirt (Unisex sizes Youth M, L, & Adult S, M, L, XL, 2XL).  We will order extras for those participants who register after the deadline, but your requested size is not guaranteed.  There is no race shirt for the Fun Run.  To join the Outer Banks Running Club and receive member benefits including a discount on this year’s 2-Miler, click here first: http://www.outerbanksrunningclub.org/general-membership/ .  Otherwise, click here to register for the 2014 Killer Dunes 2-Miler & Fun Run:  https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=21793 .
 

Course Information & Map
:  The 2-Miler will be professionally timed by Mettle Events.  The exact course/elevations change with the winds at Jockey’s Ridge, up to the day of the event, but this is a close approximation of what you can expect to experience:  http://connect.garmin.com/activity/163077307 .  The Fun Run will start at approximately 9:15am and is 3/10 of a mile in length.

On-course Hydration & Medical Services
:  Water station near mid-point of the course.  Dare County EMS will be on-call.

Awards
: Top 3 Males and Top 3 Females
Age Group Awards
Finisher Awards
Sweeper (please indicate during registration if you are interested)
 
Packet Pick-up:  Thursday 7/3/13 from 4:00-7:00pm at Jockey’s Ridge State Park, or Race Day on-site from 7:30-8:15am.  Please help us help our community members in need – your donations of canned goods and non-perishable food items will be collected at packet pick-up and delivered to our local food pantry after the event!

Post-race Hospitality
:  All-American fare for registered participants only.  No alcohol is permitted.
 
Parking: On-site at Jockey’s Ridge State Park.
 
Refunds/Transfers/Inclement Weather:  This is a charity race and there will be no refunds or transfers.  The race will be held rain or shine, but may be delayed or cancelled in the event of unsafe weather conditions (ex. lightning) at the discretion of Park officials.

Volunteers
:  Please email us at killerdunes@gmail.com if you are interested in helping with the race!