2015 Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Fun Run and Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon
The date for the 2015 Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Fun Run and Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon will be on Saturday July 18, 2015. Low tide (.4) is at 7:30 am. Registration will begin May 4, 2015. You can register online or download a registration form from the handouts page and mail it in. Online registration will close on July 16, 2015.
46th Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Fun Run
July 18, 2015 will mark the 46th running of the Rock to Pier Fun Run. This 6 mile event is held entirely on the beach from Morro Rock to the Cayucos Pier and is open to participants of all ages and abilities. Sorry no dogs are allowed on the course. The run/walk will begin at 7:30 am.
Registation will begin on May 4, 2015. Proceeds from this event will used for Morro Bay Recreation Department's Youth Sports programs.
Awards will given to top 3 finishers in age group. The 2015 age groups will be: 13 & un; 14-18; 19-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-69; 70+. In 2015, overall winners will be announced at 9:00 am at Morro Rock. All other finishers are invited to pick up their awards after 9:00 am at Morro Rock at the Awards tent.
Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon
July 18, 2015
The 4th running of the Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon will take place on July 18, 2015.
The course will begin at Morro Rock and follow on the Beach to the Cayucos Pier. Runner will go around the pier and head back to Morro Bay on the Beach. At Azure St (1.5 miles from the finish), runners will head off the beach (through soft sand) and onto the path for a 1 mile loop around the pond at Cloister's Park returning to the beach (through soft sand) at Azure and continuing to the finish line at the Rock.
Registration fee will include a Performance t-shirt, finisher's medal, aid stations at miles 2.5, 4, 6, 8, 10.5 and 13.1 as well as breakfast back at the Rock.
This event will be limited to the first 300 participants ages 14 and older. Registration will open on May 4 at 8 am on active.com. (see link below) Registration fee will be $60 until June 22, then $70 until July 8, then $80 after July 9.
Awards will be given to the top three in the following divisions: 14-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54;55-59; 60+. Awards for the overall finishers will be announced at 9:30 at Morro Rock. All other finishers may pick up their awards at the award tent after 9:30 am.
Packet Pickup will be held on Friday July 17 from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Morro Bay Community Center, 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay or at Morro Rock on Saturday July 18 starting at 6:30 am.
Course Records for the Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Fun Run are:
Men's-- 30:20 posted by Billy Nelson in 2009 previous record 30:44 posted by Ed Cadena in the late 70's.
Women's--34:53 posted by Linda Somer Smith in 2003.
Course Records for the Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon are:
Men's--1:11.51 posted by Cameron Miller in 2012
Women's--1:34.09 posted by Rebecca Cutler in 2012
Thank you to all the sponsors for the 2014 Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Fun Run and the Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon.