MudHen Race Series

Wildwood, New Jersey

April 28, 2019

MudHen Race Series

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MudHen Race Series

Half Marathon, 8K & IPA 5K

Wildwood, New Jersey

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The MudHen Half Marathon, 8K and IPA 5K

Combining WORLD CLASS running (DelMoSports) and WORLD CLASS beer (MudHen Brewing Co.), you get the MudHen Half Marathon, 8K and IPA 5K. This event features a FLAT and FAST, USATF Certified Course with outstanding views and hundreds of volunteers!

What's included?

We know you can run a half marathon anywhere but where else can you get world class beer and a world class running race ‘down the Shore? Here's what runners can expect:

  • OUTSTANDING Customer Service
  • Unique, closed, safe courses
  • Swag for all runners
  • Awards. Lot's of awards!

USATF Certified Half Marathon Course (NJ11535JHP)

REGISTRATION COMING SOON!

A Weekend Of Events

DelMoSports and the MudHen Brewery Co. have teamed up to provide the BEST RUNNING EXPERIENCE in South Jersey! Check out the Weekend Warrior and Ultimate Warrior race packages. Warriors can participate in two to three races during the weekend and collect the bling! The race options include a 5K on Friday (4.26.18), 8K on Saturday (4.27.19) and half marathon on Sunday, (4.28.19).

Friday Night IPA 5K

3.1 Miles
April 26, 2019
Friday
7:00 pm
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The Friday Night IPA 5K that starts/finishes in front of the MudHen Brewing Co.! This run course is a combination of closed roads, boardwalk, and bike path! A fantastic after party awaits finishers of all ages for awards/prizes at the MudHen Brewing Co. Use this event as a fun Kick Off for the weekend! The more you race, the more BLING you collect!

*Note: There is a 1-hour time limit.

5K: TBD

Weekend Warrior

April 26, 2019
Friday
7:00 pm
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Check out the Weekend Warrior race packages. Weekend Warriors can participate in two races during the weekend and collect the bling! The race options include an IPA 5K on Friday (4.26.19), 8K on Saturday (4.27.19), and Half Marathon on Sunday (4.28.19).

IPA 5K Friday + 8K Saturday: TBD

IPA 5K Friday + Half Marathon Sunday: TBD

8K Saturday + Half Marathon Sunday: TBD

Ultimate Warrior

April 26, 2019
Friday
7:00 pm
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**NEW IN 2019!** Check out the ULTIMATE Warrior race package. Ultimate Warriors will participate in ALL THREE races during the weekend and collect the BLING! The package includes the IPA 5K on Friday (4.26.19), 8K on Saturday (4.27.19), and Half Marathon on Sunday (4.28.19).

IPA 5K Friday + 8K Saturday + Half Marathon Sunday: TBD

8K

4.97 Miles
April 27, 2019
Saturday
8:00 am
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The 8K run course will make you want more. MORE fresh salty air, MORE dynamic views of the Atlantic Ocean and maybe even MORE miles. The course is flat and fast with a combination of boardwalk and bike paths as you blast through the sights, sounds and smells of the boardwalk.

8K: TBD

Mini MudHen Kids' Race

1K
April 27, 2019
Saturday
12:00 pm
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Look out bikers! The kids have arrived for the 1K Mini MudHen Kids' Race Presented by Morey’s Piers. This is a fun race for kids 12 and under but don't be fooled, they run faster than their parents! This race starts and finishes in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center. All children receive a complimentary pier pass to Morey’s Piers and Water Parks.

Kids: TBD

Half Marathon

13.1 Miles
April 28, 2019
Sunday
7:30 am
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The MudHen Half Marathon is flat, fast and USATF Certified. Our course features the world famous Wildwood Boardwalk, ocean views, and scenic causeways. This is great fit for newbies, and experienced runners alike. USATF Certified Half Marathon Course (NJ11535JHP)

Price: TBD

Event Schedule

*SCHEDULE OF EVENTS IS TENTATIVE & SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
Please continue to check back regularly for updates.

Friday, April 26, 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Coming soon!
Friday 5K Course
8K and Half Marathon Course

Friday 5K Course

Friday Night IPA 5K under the lights!
Friday 5K Course

8K and Half Marathon Course

Who doesn't love the smell of the ocean breeze morning?
8K and Half Marathon Course
*The Race Director reserves the right to alter the course at any time for any reason.

Race Results

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Friends & Family

In the Wildwoods – Wildwood, Wildwood Crest and North Wildwood – day or night, there’s always something to see and do. On our legendary boardwalk alone, there are three amusement piers featuring over 100 rides and attractions – including world-class roller coasters and three beachfront waterparks. Elsewhere on the island, there’s also jet skiing, parasailing, wave running, surfing and speedboat rentals. At night, Wildwood comes alive with grown-up fun. Relax with a few friends at one of the Wildwood’s many dance clubs, Irish pubs, lounges, sports bars or hot spots.

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Everything you need to know about race day in one simple format. Print and take with you.
Note: Athlete Guide MIGHT reflect 2017. Details for 2018 are subject to change.

2017 Athlete Guide will be available closer to race day, once all dates/times are finalized.

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FAQ

Some of the more commonly asked event specific and general policy questions:
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Is the MudHen Half Marathon 13.1 walker friendly?

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Yes, provided all participants complete the half marathon within the 4-hour course time limit. 

On course products?

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We are proud to offer BASE Performance and GU Energy Gels.

Can I switch my shirt size?

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All race items (personalized bibs, shirts, etc.) have been ordered. We typically do this 45 days in advance - for this event in particular, that date was March 15th. You may swap your shirt out should we have any extra, after the event on Sunday at Fox Park. Please keep in mind that this is a first come, first serve basis and we do this in an effort for everyone to get the sizes they ordered. Thank you for your cooperation!

What are the rules?

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1. You must be able to complete the Half Marathon within 4 hours of the Official Half Marathon Start (gun time, not chip time). We have factored in the time it will take for the last corrals to cross the start line. Please plan your training accordingly.

2. All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable.

3. You are not permitted to transfer your bib under any circumstances. If a runner does so you maybe banned from future USATF road races.

4. Race numbers are required to participate - no bandits.

5. You must be at least 12 years old to participate.

6. You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenge.

7. You must show photo ID to receive your race number and timing tag.

8. Coaches, baby-joggers, bikes, dogs, in-line skates, or skateboards will not be allowed on the course.

9. Athletes are expected to follow the directions and instructions of all race officials and public authorities.

10. DelMoSports reserves the right to make rules and course changes at any time.

11. Headphones are permitted but we ask that any runner wearing a device makes sure they can hear any race messages at race start or from officials during the course of the race.

Race Photos

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Flashframe will be providing on course photography on race day. In preparation make sure to:

  1. Make sure all bib numbers are clear and visible on race day
  2. Smile big when you see a Flashframe photographer on course! Make sure that bib is still showing!
  3. Check https://flashframe.io after the race for your free digital race photos
  4. Share your photos on Facebook and social media! Make sure to thank (to be determined)!

What happened to the Wild Half Race Series?

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Check out the story HERE!

Is the Friday Night IPA 5K walker friendly?

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Yes, provided all participants complete the 5K course within the 1-hour time limit.

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Is Live Tracking available for this event?

YES! We offer FREE Live Tracking via the DelMoSports Elite Events Mobile App during event weekend. In addition to live athlete tracking, there will also be live race day coverage with up-to-date race results, selfie filters, live leaderboard and more! Download it today! Apple App Store / Google Play

Note:  The tracking is ONLY available on race day.

Stay tuned for the Desktop link!

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What do I do if my results are incorrect or missing?

Shoot us an email at info@delmosports.com and we will have our timing company review your results accordingly.

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I can no longer compete, can I get a refund?

No, we do not under any circumstance offer refunds. Please see our DelMo Race Policies on the bottom of this event page.

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I can’t race this year but I want to be involved, how can I help?

Volunteer!  We are always looking for helpful volunteers at all of our events.  Contact us more information or go to our Volunteer page to sign up.

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Can I check in for another athlete?

Sure! Just make sure you have some form of photo identification of the person you are picking up for. Photo of ID works!

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How old do you have to be to participate in the Half Marathon?

You must be at least 12 years old to participate.

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Will bikes, skates, baby joggers or dogs be permitted on the course?

For everyone’s safety we do not allow bikes, skates, baby joggers, skateboards, or dogs on the course.

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What are the Age Groups for awards?

19 & under

20-24

25-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

60-64

65-69

70-74

75+

Para

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Information on Registration Protector

If you purchased Registration Protector through Booking Protect at the time of check-out, you may request a refund provided you are in compliance with the terms and conditions. Please refer to the email that was sent to you following the completion of your registration. For more information, click HERE (downloadable PDF). To start a claim, click HERE.

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Can I bring communication or music devices on the course?

Yes!

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Where can I park?

We encourage you to find FREE street parking since the parking meters will not be in effect. For Athlete Check-In times and locations, please refer to the athlete schedule above.

OCEAN DRIVE/STONE HARBOR BRIDGE WILL BE CLOSED IN BOTH DIRECTIONS DURING THE RACE. YOU WILL NEED TO USE ALTERNATE ROADS SUCH AS THE GARDEN STATE PARKWAY, EXIT 4 B TO RIO GRANDE AVE., WHICH WILL TAKE YOU TO THE CONVENTION CENTER.

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Will this event be supported by Pacers?

YES! Various Pace times will be available.

Pace times:

  • 7:15
  • 8:34
  • 9:09
  • 9:55
  • 11:27
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Where will the port-a-potties be located?

Approximately every 1-2 miles throughout the course as well as at the start and finish line areas.

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Can I transfer, sell, or give my bib to another person?

No. Please see the DelMo Race Policies at the end of this event page.

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I am/was unable to attend the event. Can my items be mailed to me?

No. Unfortunately, we do not mail race items post event. Thank you for understanding.

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Endless Lodging Options

Featuring over 8,000 hotel, motel and bed and breakfast rooms, the Wildwoods — Wildwood, Wildwood Crest and North Wildwood — offer accommodations to fit every taste and budget. Many are family owned and operated and welcome patrons with a warm brand of hospitality and personal service. For those seeking longer-term options, the Wildwoods also feature a variety of weekly vacation rentals including condos, apartments, townhomes, duplexes, homes and cottages throughout the island. 

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Deferral Policy

DelMoSports, LLC does not allow for any deferrals. However, you may request a refund provided you have purchased Registration Protector through Booking Protect (Core DelMo Events) or Allianz (IRONMAN 70.3 Atlantic City). Please refer to the email that was sent to you following the completion of your registration. Additionally, you may also request a transfer to another DelMoSports event in the same calendar year, provided you meet the Transfer Policy terms below.

Transfer Policy

Event To Event

  1. There is a $30 transfer fee to transfer from one event to another event.
  2. The event transferred into must be in the same calendar year as the original event year. This does not include Hops Trot 5k and/or IRONMAN 70.3 Atlantic City.
  3. If an athlete is transferring from a higher priced race to a lower priced race, the athlete will not be refunded the difference. 
  4. If an athlete is transferring from a lower priced race to a higher priced race, the athlete will be required to pay the difference in addition to the transfer fee.
  5. Entry into sold out events is not available.
  6. Athletes must transfer out of a race no later than 45 days prior to the race date.
  7. Athletes may transfer into eligible races until 45 days prior to the race date.
  8. If a one-day USAT license was purchased along with the original race entry, it cannot be transferred to the new race and will need to be repurchased by the athlete.
  9. Races to be transferred into must have been opened to the general public for at least ten days.
  10. An athlete may only request (1) transfer per event per calendar year.
  11. If an athlete chooses to transfer, they forfeit their eligibility for the full refund plan. Even if they purchased the Registration Protector for that particular event within the registration.

Within the Same Event

  1. Transfers are permitted from one distance to another within the same event provided General Registration is still open.
  2. There is no fee to transfer from one distance to another within the same event. This includes Individual to Relay and vice versa.
  3. If an athlete is transferring from a higher priced distance to a lower priced distance, the athlete will not be refunded the difference.
  4. If an athlete is transferring from a lower priced distance to a higher priced distance, the athlete will be required to pay the difference.
  5. Once a transfer or refund has been redeemed, the option to switch is no longer available.
  6. If an athlete chooses to transfer, they forfeit their eligibility for the full refund plan.

To request a transfer, email info@delmosports.com

Refund Policy

DelMoSports, LLC offers Registration Protector through ACTIVE. In the event that you register for a DelMoSports event and cannot participate, there are no refunds UNLESS you have purchased Registration Protector AND are in compliance with the terms and conditions. Additionally, refer to item 9 of the DelMoSports, LLC Waiver: I acknowledge and agree that Event Producer, in its sole discretion, may delay, modify, or cancel the Event for any reason, including if it believes the conditions on the race day are unsafe. In the event the Event is delayed, modified, or cancelled, including but not limited to acts of God or the elements (including without limitation, wind, rough water, rain, hail, hurricane, tornado, earthquake), acts of terrorism, fire, threatened or actual strike, labor difficulty, work stoppage, insurrection, war, public disaster, flood, unavoidable casualty, race course conditions, or any other cause beyond the control of Event Producer, there shall be no refund of entry fee or any other costs incurred in connection with the Event.