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Welcome to Barrier Island Group

B.I.G

Welcome to the Barrier Island Group...the next "B.I.G." thing.  It started in 2022 with the Rodanthe Bridge Run and in 2023, B.I.G. committed to creating unique events at landmark locations across the Outer Banks to support local non-profits while encouraging physical activity and healthy lifestyles for people of all ages and abilities.

We can't wait to have you join us!! 

Welcome to the Barrier Island Group...the next "B.I.G." thing.  It started in 2022 with the Rodanthe Bridge Run and in 2023, B.I.G. committed to creating unique events at landmark locations across the Outer Banks to support local non-profits while encouraging physical activity and healthy lifestyles for people of all ages and abilities.

We can't wait to have you join us!! 

Thanks to everyone who joined us for "4 for the 4th"!
We hope that you enjoyed the day as much as we enjoyed having you with us!!​I
f you participated in the event, please check our "Gallery" page to see your photos and our "Results" page for your time and your finish video!!
 
Now for the B.I.G. NEWS!!
We have TWO more exciting events on tap to finish out the year!!
 
First up:    REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!
Join us on Labor Day - September 2nd and be the first to run through the newly refurbished Cape Hatteras Lighthouse grounds!! While the lighthouse is still under construction, this 5K will offer stunning views of the lighthouse and a tour of the newly designed surrounding park and pathway.  The first 200 registrants receive a commemorative shirt, and eco-friendly reusable race cup, an awesome finisher medal and a post-race celebration just steps from the beach!!
Join us and be the first to run the Labor Day Lighthouse 5K!!

                                          DON'T MISS OUT....REGISTER TODAY!!


 

And to finish out the year, while you're sweltering in the heat, think of how awesome it will be to kick off your holiday season with a little "Ho! Ho! Ho!" at the second annual "Holiday Hustle 5K" on Saturday, December 7th!! Once again this twilight 5K will run (or walk!) through historic Fort Raleigh and finish at the beautiful Elizabethan Gardens in time for an amazing post-race party inside the Gardens for the "WinterLights" display!! This is the perfect kick-off to the holiday season and an event you do NOT want to miss!!

           Mark your calendars now - Registration will be available soon!!



Sponsorships for upcoming events are available at a variety of levels to fit your budget..get your company the recognition it deserves and support your community!
Want to be part of the next B.I.G. thing?  Just pick your sponsorship level
print and complete the sponsorship agreement and mail to B.I.G. or contact
barrierislandtom@gmail.com.





 

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