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2018 RACE DETAILS

Join America’s VetDogs on Saturday, July 28, 2018, for the 4th Annual Long Island Run & Dog Walk. Proceeds will benefit America’s VetDogs, a leading provider of service dogs to veterans with disabilities.

Held at Old Bethpage Village Restoration, consider a timed 5K race or a leisurely 2-mile family-friendly dog walk with or without your pup.

CLICK HERE for the 5K USA Triathlon route

CLICK HERE for the 2 mile walk

We encourage all participants to ask family, friends and colleagues to sponsor your efforts. Prizes will be awarded to the top fundraisers. Download a "Pledge Sheet" HERE.

• Registration will open on March 1, 2018. Walk-up registration is also available on the day of the event.

• Pre-Event race packet pickup will take place on Friday, July 27, 2018 from 4-6:30pm. Pick up is at Old Bethpage Village Restoration.

• All TOP racers will receive a race medal. Click here to view categories.   

America's VetDogs relies on voluntary contributions to fund its mission. It costs over $50,000 to breed, raise, train, and place one assistance dog; however, there is never a charge to the individual.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

7:00 a.m.
Registration Desk Opens
Pre-Race Breakfast Available
VetDogs Merchandise Available for Sale
Informational Table

8:00 a.m.
Welcome Program
  • Graduate Speaker
8:15 a.m.
5K Timed Race Begins
Dog Walk to Proceed Timed 5K Race
  • Various Water Stops
9:15 a.m.
Post-Race Awards Ceremony
  • Awards
  • Closing Remarks

DIRECTIONS TO OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE RESTORATION

From LIE (495) 495 to exit 48 Round Swamp Road going south.  Get into left lane and bear left at the fork, which is Round Swamp Road southbound.  Entrance to the village is 1/2 mile on the left.

From Southern State Parkway: Southern State to exit 28A Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway Rt 135 going North, to exit 10 - Old Country Road East. Go approx. 2 1/2 miles to Round Swamp Rd.  (fork in road), bear right.  Entrance to village is 1/2 mile on the left.

From Rt. 110: Take Spagnoli Road going West.  Make a right on Round Swamp Road.  Pass school on right, the entrance to the village will be on your right.


Old Bethpage Village Restoration Map