The third annual 5K Run for the Bay and 1.8 Walk for the Bay to protect the Great South Bay takes place Saturday, April 27 at 8 am at 400 Foster Avenue in Sayville. The event benefits the local environmental organization, Save the Great South Bay, and the Blue Island Oyster Foundation.

Hosted by Blue Island Oysters,  this USA Track & Field-sanctioned event will take place on a USATF-certified course, covering a flat, fast course along the Great South Bay and waterways of south Sayville.

Unique, handcrafted medals made from an oyster shell grown in the Great South Bay awarded to:

  • Overall male and female winner.
  • Top three for men and women age groups 1-10, 11-14, 15-19, 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+

Male and female top winners will also receive a Blue Island Oyster Farm & Kayak Tour gift certificate for two people. ($200 value)

Click here to register to help Save The Great South Bay!

Registration ends April 25. For more information about this event, click here.