Ocean Running Club Open Meeting
The Ocean Running Club will be holding an open meeting on Thursday May 2nd at Crossfit Toms River, located at 216 N Main St in Toms River. The meeting starts at at 6:00 pm.

Bootcamp class starts at 6pm sharp. The ORC meeting will start right after.

Come on out to see what is new with the club. We will be discussing the many ORC events including the Seaside Half Marathon and challenge, Pine Beach 5K and the new Mile news, and much more.

Anyone that has done bootcamp can tell you it's a blast!

If you have any questions, e-mail Harold or Pat.



ORC Pine Beach 5K
The Ocean Running Club will host the Pine Beach 5K and One Mile Run on Sunday June 23, 2019. Proceeds will benefit the Ocean Running Club Scholarship Fund for local high school students. Awards to top 3 M/F and top 3 in 5 year age groups. There will be random raffles after the race.

For more information, please check out the Pine Beach 5K website.

Online registration available at RunSignUp.com

Printable registration form.



ORC Summer Series
The Ocean Running Club's Summer Series begins Tuesday June 25, 2019 at Winding River Park in Toms River. The 5K course is a flat and fast out-and-back course on the tree lined paved path in the park. The series continues Tuesday evenings through July 16th.

The one mile race, and the half-mile race, will start at 6:30pm. The 5K run and walk starts at 6:45pm. Registration opens at 6:15pm.

For more information, check out the ORC Summer Series page.

Download ORC Summer Series Flyer.



River to Bay 5K
The 28th Annual River to Bay 5K Classic, presented by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Toms River will be held on Saturday May 4th.The race begins and finishes at boro hall in Island Heights. This is a USATF certified course around scenic Island Heights. All proceeds benefit local youth and charitible organizations.

The 1 mile fun run begins at 8:15am
The 1 mile health walk begins at 8:15am
The 5k run begins at 9:00am
The 5k health walk begins at 9:00am

For more information , check out the Kiwanis Club of Greater Toms River website.

Register Online



Race For Ray King 5K
The Ocean County Bar Association will host the Race For Ray King 5K on Saturday May 11, 2019 at Winding River Park in Toms River. Proceeds will benefit the Joan Dancy & PALS Foundation. The Joan Dancy & PALS Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of ALS patients and their families in Monmouth and Ocean Counties.

Awards to top 3 M/F and 1 place M/F in 5 year age groups. There will also be raffles prizes.

Printable registration form.



Ocean Running Club Scholarships
The Ocean Running Club is accepting scholarship applications from Ocean County high school students. Applications were mailed to all guidance departments as well as being available below. We are looking for the exceptional student/athlete/volunteer for the $1000 scholarship(s).

Please include with the completed paperwork, a letter of recommendation from a teacher or coach, a copy of your high school transcripts, and a letter of acceptance from the college or post-secondary school you plan to attend.

Application must be turned in by April 20, 2019

ORC Scholarship Application - PDF document

ORC Scholarship Application - Word Document



Bella N Motion

Bella N Motion provides individual and group training for women by women; a place for female runners of all ages and levels to seek support and encouragement to fulfill their goals, share their experiences, socialize and receive affordable personalized training plans.

For more information, check out the Bella N Motion website.



Toms River Fitness And Aquatic Center


Toms River Fitness provides their members with the environment and resources to achieve a more balanced, fulfilling and engaged life, physically and mentally. Exercise at Toms River Fitness is only one part of that. The helpful and friendly staff is equally important in assisting every person who comes through the doors in achieving goals of any kind. Today, they are one of Ocean County New Jersey's preferred Fitness Centers due to warm welcomes, great location and variety of fitness programs available.

Check out the Toms River Fitness website, or stop in to check out the facilities.



Upcoming Races
May 2, 2019 Ocean Running Club Open Meeting
May 4, 2019 River to Bay 5K
May 11, 2019 Race For Ray King 5K
June 23, 2019 Pine Beach 5K
June 25, 2019 ORC Summer Series
July 2, 2019 ORC Summer Series
July 9, 2019 ORC Summer Series
July 16, 2019 ORC Summer Series
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