9th Annual 

Shore Break 5k

& Tide Pool Fun Run 

Race Date:
Memorial Day

Monday, May 30, 2022

Race Start Times:
Shore Break 5K Race – 8:00am
Tide Pool Fun Run – 9:00am

Registration Details Coming SOON!

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"This event is funded in part by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau." outerbanks.org

Run, jog or walk, all are welcome! Come celebrate Cape Hatteras and give back to a great community! All proceeds from this event will go toward the Hatteras Island Youth Education Fund.

The 9th annual Shore Break 5K will be held at 8am and the Tide Pool Fun Run on the beach will immediately follow the 5K at 9am.

Start/Finish & Beach Post Party:
Koru Village’s  Oceanfront “Beach Klub” located in
Avon next to the Avon Pier – 40127 NC Highway 12.

Shore Break 5K Fees:
Standard registration is $40 (+$3.25 sign up fee).

Register early to avoid price increase! Price will increase to $45 on 5/1/2022.

***Due to Covid 19 production delays, If you register on or after 5/1/2022, we CANNOT guarantee you will receive a shirt or your preferred shirt size.

Tide Pool Fun Run Fee:
$20 (+$2.25 sign up fee) for non-competitive run or walk, T-shirt, and finisher medals. Price increase to $25 on 5/1/22

Registration Details: Race registration closes Tuesday, May 24th at Midnight or at race capacity of 500, whichever occurs first. On the race day registration will be available on-site from 7am-7:30am but there is no guarantee of a shirt (you can also register at packet pickup – see below).This is a great race to run with friends and family–encourage them to sign up.

Packet Pickup:
Packet Pick up will be held Sunday, May 29th from 4:00PM to 6:00PM at The Froggy Dog Restaurant 40050 NC Hwy 12, Avon NC.

*If you are unable to pick up your packet during this time, you can pick it up during race day registration 7am-7:30am on Monday May 30th.

Post-Race Party:
This year's post-race party will feature a light breakfast and complimentary micro beers from our awesome sponsor Carolina Brewery (of course only for our 21 and up runners)! All this while relaxing poolside on the oceanfront in beautiful Spa Koru!


There will be limited race day parking on site. Registrants will need to park in the lots of local businesses in the surrounding areas. Parking signs will be designated.

Chip Timing: 
5K participants will be chip timed by professional timing company Run The East.

Other Event Details:
Non-refundable charity event. Race is rain or shine but will be canceled for safety reasons in the event of severe weather. Water supplied at 5K halfway point and finish. Slower runners and walkers must start at the back of the corral. This is a circular course. Due to stairs and beach running, strollers and pets are not permitted.​