We received a lot of responses regarding the Sheehan Classic. As per the JSRC press release (seen below), we are happy to announce that the Sheehan Classic will live on.
The Sheehan Classic and Asbury Park race committees are happy to announce the merging of two great events, the Red Bank Sheehan Classic and the Asbury Park 5K will now be the Asbury Park Sheehan Classic. Both races have great traditions and we hope that the running community will continue to support this event. The 5K race and kid’s races will take place on Saturday August 13, 2016 in Asbury Park. Combining the twenty two year history of the Red Bank race with the twelve years of knowledge and constant growth of the Asbury Park 5K should produce one great race with an expected 3,000 participants.
Back to its roots, The George Sheehan Classic began in 1981 as the Asbury Park 10K Classic and quickly …Read More