Seawitch Racing Festival Weekend (31 St 5 K Classic)

Sussex County, DE, USA
26-27 Oct, 2024 (Sat - Sun)

Running

3.1068 mi, 13.11 mi

Walking

1 mi

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About the event

2 Great Courses * 2 Great Days * 2 Great Towns * Still 1 Great Event

 

"Be a part of the Seawitch Racing Festival Weekend "Half Classic on Saturday & 5k Classic/1m walk on Sunday".   Race Note...Run the half & preview the Lewes section of the popular Rehoboth Seashore Marathon that will take place on Saturday, Dec 7, 2024.

 

 

NAME:  SEAWITCH FALL CLASSIC RACING FESTIVAL

Saturday- HALF-MARATHON HALLOWEEN CLASSIC Sunday- 5K HALLOWEEN CLASSIC / 1 mile Fright Walk Have some fun & run or walk in costume

 

RACE TIME: 

Saturday's Half Marathon - 8 am start...LewesSunday's 5k & 1m Walk - 9 am start...Rehoboth

 

RACE LOCATION: 

Saturday's Half- Cape Henlopen State Park, Main Beach Parking Lot, Lewes, DE. 19958Sunday's 5k & 1m Walk- The Grove Park, Rehoboth Beach, DE. 19971

 

TO BENEFIT:  Local Charities in the Lewes/Rehoboth area & Toys For Tots

 

SPONSOR/HOST:  Seashore Striders

 

PRODUCED BY:  Seashore Strider Event Production Inc.

 

RACE ENTRY FEE:  

½ Marathon Entry (Saturday) $60 through Sunday 10/20 at midnight$70 through Friday, 10/25 at 10 pm $80 Limited Race-Day Registration from 7 am - 7:50 amMake Checks Payable to: “Seashore Striders” 5k Entry (Sunday) $30 through Sunday 10/20 at midnight
$35 through Saturday, 10/26 at 10 pm
$40 Limited Race-Day Registration from 7:30 am - 8:50 am
Make Checks Payable to: “Seashore Striders” 1m Fight Walk Entry (Sunday) $20 through Sunday 10/20 at midnight
$25 through Saturday, 10/26 at 10 pm
$30 Limited Race-Day Registration from 7:30 am - 8:50 am
Make Checks Payable to: “Seashore Striders” Spooky Challenge (1/2 Marathon Saturday & 5k Sunday) $80 through Sunday 10/20 at Midnight$95 through Friday 10/25 at 10 pm Spooky Challenge must be registered by Friday 10/25 at 10 pmSpooky Challenge Runners save $10 by registering for both events Make Checks Payable to: “Seashore Striders” If using the Universal or Paper Entry Form Mail entry form/payment to: Seashore Striders/Seashore Classic; 9 Gander Lane; Lewes, DE 19958Entry needs to be received by Monday, October 21, 2024 to guarantee race t-shirt

 

RACE COURSE:

Saturday's Half- Beautiful out & back "T" course through Cape Henlopen State Park ...Lewes Main Beach-to Lewes-To Rehoboth-to Lewes Main Beach.Sunday's 5k- Grove Park course through the pines of Northside Rehoboth  1 mile Fright Walk will start with the 5k and do an out & back on Henlopen Avenue.

 

 

PASTA DINNER OPTION & PACKET PICKUP:

Packet Pick-up on Friday, October 25th from 4-6 pmIrish Eyes Pub & Restaurant invites all runners to pre-race carb load from 4-6 pm as Irish Eyes has several pasta dinner options on their menuIrish Eyes is located at: 213 Anglers Road, Lewes, DE. 19958Visit their website HereVisit the Dinner Menu Here

 

 

RACE TIMING: Seashore Strider Event Production will chip time the event using the Chronotrack B chip timing system.

 

 

RACE AMENITIES: Long sleeve 100% Cotton Pre-Shrunk Race shirts, cool custom awards, two great courses, costume contest on Sunday.  FINISHER Medals to all runners in the 1/2 Marathon.

 

 

RACE DETAILS:

Half-Marathon Water Stops...(Saturday) L#1...Start 0.0m & Finish 13.1 at the northeast main beach parking lotL#2...1.1m & 5.1m & 12.0m at the tower locationL#3...5.9m & 11.1m at the Herring Pt locationL#4...8.5m at the Rehoboth turnaround at Gordons Pond Half-Marathon Portable Toilets...(Saturday) L#1...Start 0.0m & Finish 13.1mL#2... .7m & 12.4m...Ft. Miles RestroomL#3...5.9m & 11.1m...Herring Pt. Portable in Parking LotL#4...8.5m...Gordons Pond Portable in Parking Lot
5K Water Stops...(Sunday) L#1...Start 0.0m & Finish 3.1m at the Grove ParkL#2...2.0m at the 4th & Henlopen Ave location 5K Portable Toilets...(Sunday) L#1...Start 0.0m & Finish 3.1m at the Grove Park

 

RACE-DAY EVENT SCHEDULE:

Saturday's Half Marathon Classic:

7:00 am...Limited "Last Chance" Race-Day Registration at Start/Finish area7:50 am...Line-up & Final Announcements8:00 am...Start of ½ Marathon Event
11:15 am...Award Ceremony

Sunday's 5k Classic & 1m Fright Walk:

7:30 am...Limited "Last Chance" Race-Day Registration at Start/Finish area8:40 am..."Parade of Costumes" from small pavilion to large pavilion on the trail8:50 am...Line-up & Final Announcements9:00 am...Start of 5k & 1m walk Event10:15 am...Award Ceremony

 

 

 COURSE CUT-OFF TIMES FOR HALF-MARATHON ONLY:

At the 11:15 am start to the Awards Ceremony, there still may be folks on the course as the cutoff is 3:00:00 or an average of 13:44 min/per mile Here are your splits to remain on pace to finish under the cut-off. 1m- 13:442m- 27:283m- 41:124m- 54:565m- 1:08:40 (check point)6m- 1:22:247m- 1:36:088m- 1:49:529m- 2:03:3610m- 2:17:2011m- 2:31:0412m- 2:44:4813m- 2:58:32 The 5m mark on the return is only 1 mile from the start and the finish so we ask that you be at the 5m split by 1:08:40 (13:44/per mile).  If you are over the 1:08:40 time at 5 miles we ask that you stop and walk back to the start/finish as you did not make the cut-off.   We only pay to keep agencies (Police/Fire/Medic/Rangers) for so long and for your safety you must remain under the cutoff pace of a 13:44 min per mile which we feel is very reasonable for a half-marathon runner.    Please know that this is not a "walk only" event.

 

PARKING:  

Saturday's Half- Plenty of parking at the State Park in the main beach lot...LewesSunday's 5k & 1m walk- Grove Park, Henlopen Ave, Rehoboth Ave....Rehoboth

 

AWARDS:  

Half-Marathon Classic Custom awards will be presented to the Overall, Master and the top three finishers in the following 7 age groups:1/2m...19 & U, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & O 5k Classic Custom awards will be presented to the Overall, Master and the top three finishers in the following 16 age groups:5k...9 & U, 10-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+  1m Fright Walk...this is a non-competitive 1 mile walk with no awards Awards that are not picked up at the race can also will be available to be picked up during the week locally as well.   Contact [email protected] to arrange a pickup if you miss the awards ceremony.  Seashore Striders will mail "Out of Town" awards by receiving a check/cash/venmo for $10 to cover postage.

 

 

ENTRY INFO:  Make checks payable to “Seashore Striders”

 

 

RACE DIRECTOR:  Tim Bamforth, Seashore Striders/Seashore Strider Event Production, Inc.

 

 

STRIDER STORE:  READY-SET-GOSHOPPING

Races offered by this event

You have 35 weeks to prepare

1/2 Marathon Classic (Saturday)

26 Oct, 2024 (Sat) - 08:00
Running
13.11 mi
Solo
On site
Road
Out & back

5k Classic (Sunday)

27 Oct, 2024 (Sun) - 09:00
Running
3.1068 mi
Solo
On site
Road

1m Fright Walk (Sunday)

27 Oct, 2024 (Sun) - 09:00
Walking
1 mi
Solo
On site
Road
Out & back

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