23rd Annual Smith Point Bridge 5K Run for Literacy


Saturday, September 7th, 2024


9:00 a.m. SHARP

Timing by elitefeats
Sanctioned by U.S.A. Track & Field (USATF)

Registration In-Person Run

Register online with elitefeats

Pre-Registration: $30
Get your name printed on your bib by 8/17/2024
Bibs can be picked up at the Pre-Registration area on the day of the race.

Race Day: $35 (cash only)

Registration Virtual Run

Registration: $25
Dates: You can run anytime but you must post your time between 9/7 – 9/15
For more information see elitefeats registration page.


  • Free t-shirts for the first 400 registrants.
  • Entry Fee Includes T-shirt, refreshments, medal, and personalized bib (by 8/17)
  • Parking: Suffolk County Parks charges a fee after 8:30 A.M.


Top 3 Male and Female Overall
Top 3 in Age categories


The historical Smith Point Bridge and Smith Point County Park, Shirley, New York


Long Island Expressway to Exit 68 South

  • Long Island Expressway to Exit 68 South.
  • Follow William Floyd Parkway approximately 7.5 miles to end.
  • Cross over the Smith Point Bridge.
  • Continue around traffic circle to the left and to the designated parking area on the barrier beach.

Sunrise Highway to Exit 58 South

  • Follow William Floyd Parkway for approximately 2 miles, cross over bridge and follow directions above.