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Runners, walkers of any age or fitness invited to register for inaugural ‘4 for the 4th’ – OBX Today – Beach 104



On July 3, 2024, at 7 a.m., Surf or Sound Realty in conjunction with Barrier Island Group will present their inaugural four-mile “fun run” fittingly titled “4 for the 4th.” Kick off America’s birthday with a patriotic jaunt on Hatteras Island through beautiful Kinnakeet Shores in Avon. A 1776 dash for children will also be held.

Publicly inviting all local or visiting runners and even walkers of any age or fitness, all registered attendees will receive an eco-friendly cup for use on the course, an icy cold towel at the finish, a finisher’s medal, performance t-shirt, and a delicious breakfast/post race party.

Registration for adults is priced at $55, and children at $15 who compete in the 1776 dash, estimated to be about a third of a mile. The run will begin at 41184 Kinakeet Blvd. located in Avon.

To register for the event, click here to be redirected.

Non-profit partners for the event include Hatteras Island Meals, OBX Buddies and Chicamacomico Life Saving Station.

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