The Event

2022 EVENT DATE: MAY 7, 2022

Our Race is On For a Real Live Race Day

SATURDAY – May 1, 2021.
Low tide for 6:30am start

Year of the sea turtle!
May 1st 2021 – Start of Florida’s sea turtle nesting season!


May 1, 2021 | START 6:30AM,


Shepard Park in Cocoa Beach
200 East Cocoa Beach Causeway

Click HERE for 2020 results

Featured in “The Runner’s Bucket List”!

Runner's Bucket List

  • Tech shirts to all pre-registered runnersEmbroidered logo running cap to first 1,700 entrants at packet pick-up
  • Low-tide, out and back course on hard packed sand
  • Open to all runners. No qualifying!
  • Walkers welcome in the 10K
  • Shoes are optional! Enter the Barefoot division!*
  • Post-race awards party on the beach with live music, champagne, mimosas and more!
  • Medals to all 10K and half marathon finishers

There is a 3 hours course time limit.

Don’t forget! We also have a barefoot division for both distances. This year, our race happens to drop on International Barefoot Running Day! Celebrate by registering to run barefoot 🙂

Presented by the City of Cocoa Beach
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Covid-19 & Event Management

Our race management team is closely following the Covid-19 situation and in regular contact with local health officials.

Our races and overall events will follow the recommended guidelines of the State of Florida and also of USA Triathlon and USA Track & Field.

Typical race amenities such as aid and water stations and portalets will remain, with an increased emphasis on sanitization.

 We at Smooth Running will continue to strive for a premium event experience for all our athletes, with hygiene and safety being paramount