marathon relay

4 Runners. 1 Marathon.

Grab your friends, family, or co-workers and run the first-annual Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon Relay!



Sunday, April 29th at 7:30AM

Monmouth Park Race Track
175 Oceanport Ave, Oceanport, NJ 07757

Ocean Promenade, Long Branch

Getting There


Race Fee:
$180 from 10/11 - 1/7
$210 from 1/8 - 4/21
$230 from 4/22 - 4/29


  • Race Shirts

  • Finisher's Medals

  • Can of cold Asbury Park Brewery beer @ Post-Race Party (1 per runner. Must be 21+)

  • Chip timing

  • Free parking at start line

  • Access to festivities at the Diadora Race Exposition and Post-Race Party

  • Uninterrupted running through the heart of the Jersey Shore


Gear Check + Security

Bags will be transported from the start to the finish area so athletes can have their bags available after finishing. There will be a gear bag drop-off area near the start line and a bag pickup area near the finish line.

Please note:

  • Bags must be the clear gear bags given out at the Diadora Race ExpositionNo substitutions.
  • Please DO NOT leave valuables in your bag.
  • Please DO NOT leave your bag unattended at any time.
  • Any items dropped at the start line or along the course will be donated to charity.

ALL backpacks, duffle bags, draw string bags or similar non-translucent bags will NOT be permitted at Monmouth Park or near the Start/Finish areas. Hydration packs and runner belts will be allowed but subject to search.

**Please carefully review the Athlete Guide for additional security and gear check information.


Course map



Please stay tuned for information about transition areas and transportation.

race day

  • Please wear your bib on the front of your shirt as all runners do.
  • FOUR finishers medals for the entire team will be given to the last runner/walker after they turn in the timing chip.
  • Teams with walkers or slow runners are welcome to participate in these events, provided you are able to complete the entire race in 6 hours and 30 minutes from the time the first person crosses the start line until the second person crosses the finish line.



Each member of the 1st place team in each category will receive an award. Categories are:




  • Must maintain a 15 minute per mile pace.
  • Race is rain or shine. 
  • Race bibs must be picked up at Packet Pickup at the Diadora Race Exposition.
  • There is NO race day registration.
  • Marathon runners must be 18 by race day.
  • Each member of a relay team will need to sign up for the event. The first team member to sign up will create the team name, become the team captain and pay for the team’s entry fee.









    Questions? Get ready for race day with our Athlete Guide (Coming in mid-October) and FAQ