Friday, 07 May 2010 00:00
Bethpage Federal Credit Union is sponsoring the 25th anniversary of the 2010 Ocean to Sound 50-Mile Relay and Charitable Challenge on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 8 a.m. Start time will be 7 a.m. and an additional start time will be available for teams anticipating the need for more than eight hours to complete the 50 miles.
The 50-mile route will extend from Jones Beach State Park, up to Cedar Creek Park, through Seaford, Massapequa, Farmingdale, Old Bethpage, Huntington, Cold Spring Harbor, Syosset and Oyster Bay Cove before finishing at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay.
Each team will consist of eight runners. Team members will take turns running one section of the eight-leg relay. Each leg is between five and seven miles. There will be a post-race party starting at 2 p.m. and an awards ceremony starting at 4 p.m., both at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay.
Registration will begin on Monday, May 10. Visit the Greater Long Island Running Club at www.glirc.org or Bethpage Federal Credit Union at www.lovebethpage.com, beginning May 10, to register.