Juno Beach, Fla (June 5, 2023) ─ On your mark, get set, go! Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is hosting its 12th annual Run 4 The Sea race on Saturday, June 17 from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. The event features a 4-mile, timed run for adults and a 1-mile fun run for kids to support ocean conservation and endangered sea turtles.
The race is open to runners, joggers, and walkers of all ages, and will take place oceanside on Ocean Drive (A1A), across from the Loggerhead Marinelife Center facility. General registration for adults is $45 per person and $25 per child. All participants will receive a sports-style shirt, and children will receive an additional honorary medal. For adults, the day of event registration price increases to $50 per person. The Center will provide food and drinks after the race. For runners who want to join from afar, or those who are not morning people, LMC is offering a virtual/sleep-in option for $45 per person. These participants can run on their own trail at their own time.
Runners can pick up their race packets at the Center on Thursday and Friday, June 15 and 16, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. All proceeds from the Run 4 The Sea event will directly support LMC’s rehabilitation of endangered sea turtles, ocean research, and educational programming.
Event sponsors include Palm Beach County, Garden of Life, Discover The Palm Beaches, Cultural Council for Palm Beach County, Open Water, TBC Corporation, Bolay Kitchen, Taylor Farmhouse Cafe, Atticus Printing, Bored Cow, and The Yankee Peddler.
Grab your running shoes and join Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Run 4 The Sea!
For more information, visit marinelife.org/run.
About Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC)
Loggerhead Marinelife Center, located in Loggerhead Park, Juno Beach, Fla., is a sea turtle research, rehabilitation, education, and conservation center. The Center also manages the Juno Beach Pier across the street from the park. Established in 1983, LMC seeks to promote conservation of ocean ecosystems with a special focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles. Its facilities include a sea turtle hospital, a research laboratory, and exhibit areas, including live sea turtles and other coastal creatures.